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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-21-2009, 11:01 PM Thread Starter
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Custom 4-Link Suspension System?

Since I am a descent welder I was contemplating designing and welding up a 4-Link suspension system for my truck. Anyone with any worthwhile advice or tips to share would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-22-2009, 08:32 PM
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wow I am not the only one thinking of doing this let me know how it goes, I plan on doing mine after winter along with a custom independent front suspension.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-23-2009, 12:24 AM
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if you have the skills and the machinery to pull it off, your best bet would be to try and replicate what camburg or such companies have done.

there is an episode of extreme 4x4 that spent a good deal of one episode on fabricating a rear 4 link.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-04-2009, 04:06 PM
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There are a bunch of websites that have calculators and tech.
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-05-2009, 01:21 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the advice I am still in the measuring everything up stage I will keep you informed on my progress
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-13-2009, 07:44 PM
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any progress or pics yet?
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