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Unread 08-16-2011, 03:50 PM   #1
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Old Man Emu spring eye diameter.

Anyone have the internal measurement for the spring eyes on a set of J1R leaf springs handy? About to order bushings for a set and need to know the size needed.
Will have a set of springs being delivered for a full build for a guy who is getting stuff shipped to my place, just wanted to get the shackles at the same time instead of waiting around for the leafs to be delivered.
Details of build...
Built 4.3/700R4/231C J.
8.8 rear, HP30 front.
SOA on OME springs.
So on and so forth.
It's a bare frame with just the motor installed right now, so plenty of cursing coming up I think
Thanks guys

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One bump to see if someone can measure them for me before having to wait to order the bushings and shackles....

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I measured an old bushing and it's 1 1/4.

I'm sure that's correct. I ordered a kit from MORE and they only come 1", 1 1/4 and 1 1/2
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Frame side is 1 1/2" ...... shackle side is 1 1/4" same as stock springs. I have a thread somewhere way back asking the same question.
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Thanks guys!
Now he can get the shackles ordered etc.

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