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    02-22-2021, 08:13 PM
    We did shift the body over six inches to the right several years ago and it did seem to help a little. One thing we did find which hurt us was...
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    02-06-2021, 10:00 AM
    I would listen to this Wizard05 guy, he REALLY knows his areo stuff. :) :) Long time no talk Kevin. Glad to see you still active on the boards.
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    02-06-2021, 09:55 AM
    I think Performance Friction is probably the best. We used to run 01 or 13. I don't even know if they have those anymore. They might have changed...
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    02-06-2021, 09:42 AM
    I know Howe offers a ton of oversize lengths and some undersize as well for certain ball joint numbers.
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    02-06-2021, 09:38 AM
    Aren't the metric spindles a little taller too? When switching spindles on a car, make sure the car was built for the height of the spindle you are...
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    02-06-2021, 09:29 AM
    I would measure Ackerman as much as bump. Too many people ignore Ackerman, but I've seen it cause more problems than bump steer. I've always used the...
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    02-06-2021, 09:11 AM
    If you get some good practice sessions where you can go in and out freely. You could try some spring doughnuts. Keep adding them, taking a couple of...
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    02-06-2021, 08:46 AM
    Ltemodel replied to a thread Erbs RR in Dirt Late Models
    Don't they have a left rear height measurement at droop? If he is getting more angle in the car, it's probably coming from a lower right side.
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    02-06-2021, 08:42 AM
    Ltemodel replied to a thread Brake lines in Dirt Late Models
    I'm not a fan of plastic brake lines; spongy pedal; prone to heat damage. Steel brake lines should last you the life of the car if you take the time...
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    01-23-2021, 01:59 PM
    6" of stagger sounds like a crutch to me too. We used to run 6" with a SUPR Spec motor with the big rear spoiler. It was a swing arm car and when...
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    01-23-2021, 01:46 PM
    Because of air spillage, the left front operates a little differently than the left rear. Remember a couple of years ago when Richards showed up at...
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    01-16-2021, 01:16 PM
    Ltemodel replied to a thread Starters? in Dirt Late Models
    Save yourself years of frustration and lots of grey hair and even a shortage of hair from pulling it out with these reverse mount stater with idler...
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    01-16-2021, 01:07 PM
    Letting as much air out of the left side as possible will add downforce. Thas why I don't understand all the small wheel wells on the left side. I...
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    01-16-2021, 01:01 PM
    Ltemodel replied to a thread Qualifying in Dirt Late Models
    OOH man, Wide Combo car. Best luck we ever had with those is to turn them into a point-and-shoot style Rayburn car. Move the RR frame rail in as far...
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    01-16-2021, 12:52 PM
    The problem with bronze bushings is that they require a ton of maintenance. You need to keep them greased and clean at all times. They do wear out...
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    01-16-2021, 12:45 PM
    I thought originally the orange front end was similar to a Bloomquist car and the Blue / Grey were the Rayburn rocket years. Heights will be...
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    01-16-2021, 12:40 PM
    The best thing you can do is go with the piggyback all the way around if you can fit them in. Anytime you stick a hose on there, you risk hysteresis....
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    01-16-2021, 12:26 PM
    Ltemodel replied to a thread Stacked LF setup in Dirt Late Models
    I'll agree with MasterSbilt_racer. We tried this years ago. It was way too inconsistent. If you hit everything perfect you might gain a little...
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February 20, 1971 (50)
About Ltemodel
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I have been going to the races since I was a year old and began actively working on race cars since 1986. Started building cars professionally for Wild Inc. in 2002.
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Marketing , Racing
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Race Car Builder/ Wild Inc.
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