View Full Version : buggy leafs

02-01-2006, 04:58 PM
just wondering the pros and cons of ruinnning buggy leafs, if any of you guys have them and what you think of them...looks like a decent deign to me, maybe a bit sloppy...any input???

02-01-2006, 06:01 PM
Ran them for a wile, helps with flex and I had no probs with mine but my buddy had one snap wile on the freeway and almost rolled his rig.

02-01-2006, 06:06 PM
its not my daily driver, so not to worried about that

02-01-2006, 08:02 PM
you talkin 3/4eliptic

if so i ran them on my scot and loved them had some tabs tat centered them on the frame when compressed never had anny troubles

02-01-2006, 08:14 PM
did you use u-bolts to mount the upper spring to your frame?

02-01-2006, 09:10 PM
u liked the 3/4? i thought they were pretty unpredictable like dropout shackles on a steep hill?

02-02-2006, 10:24 AM
alittle but i really dident minde i did a set for a buddy with u bolts and it worked pretty good the set i did on mt scout were bolted threw the frame with two 9/16" gr8 bolts

02-02-2006, 03:07 PM
stinkfinger, do you have any pics of your old rig with the buggies??

02-02-2006, 03:11 PM
no i dont i have very few of it on film but no digital this was like 10 years ago

03-31-2006, 09:16 PM
I have some pics of my 3/4, let me know if you want them

03-31-2006, 10:31 PM
my buddy has em on his toy pick up, works well I thought...I would do em, but instead I am going coils heheh

G-rizzle Swank
04-01-2006, 10:44 AM
yea gumboot is doing them on his truck, hes gonna make some tabs and have a pin through it so the extra leaf pack doesnt expand when unwanted

04-01-2006, 11:09 AM
Coils will be killer, one day i will do the same.

04-01-2006, 12:21 PM
let see some pics