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Old May 4th, 2005, 10:16 AM   #13
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Originally posted by walt@May 4 2005, 07:14 AM
Ryan,
A stock steering box will give you the best results with the type 1 front end. the reason for that is that the tie rods are much longer than they would be with a rack & pinion steering. There is a conflicting arc between the control arms and the tie rod pivot which does create bumpsteer. the shorter the tie rod, the more conflict there is.
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There was a red bug at last years Kelley Park show that was set up for road racing (was actually in an import magazine challenge) and it was set up with a rack that had a bracket between the two eyes and the tie rods attached to that bracket.

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