Hello! Log in or Register   |  Help  |  Donate  |  Buy Shirts  See all banner ads | Advertise on TheSamba.com  
TheSamba.com
 
new hybrid prototype spindles
Photo link: Forum code:
new hybrid prototype spindles
Author Photo
Brian_e
Samba Member


Joined: July 28, 2009
Photos: 374
Location: Rapid City, SD
Brian_e is offline 

new hybrid prototype spindles Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:45 am     Views: 19      Rating: Not rated

New spindles utilizing modern hub assemblies, and large calipers and rotors. All parts are easily available at most FLAPS. These will work only with a new hybrid beam I am also building. The new beam has the bottom tube moved up 1.5". This increases the ground clearance over a stock beam by almost 2".

The new spindles are a 3.5" drop, 1/2" narrowed, and corrected Ackerman angle to keep tight the original turning. Easy huge calipers on 11" vented rotors for now, and willwood options are in the works.

The first set are on my bus now, and they should be in production and for sale by Jan. 1st 2019.

Search Forums for photo
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website Instagram Gallery Classifieds Share: Facebook Twitter
All times are Mountain Standard Time/Pacific Daylight Savings Time

About | Help! | Advertise | Donate | Premium Membership | Privacy/Terms of Use | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 1996-2018, Everett Barnes. All Rights Reserved.
Not affiliated with or sponsored by Volkswagen of America | Forum powered by phpBB