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fredv

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can someone please give me the dimension of the rack from ball end to ball end where the tie rods attach? i'm looking at using this R&P for another application.
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Fred V
 

dklawson

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To complicate your question, the Mk1 rack was different than those that came later. Do you know the age/vintage of the rack you want to use?
 
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fredv

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dklawson said:
To complicate your question, the Mk1 rack was different than those that came later. Do you know the age/vintage of the rack you want to use?

thanks,
i'm looking for a rack 21 1/8". this is for a Morgan 3 wheeler replica kit. i'm trying to fix bump steer issues.
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fredv said:
i'm trying to fix bump steer issues.

Hey Fred,

Please pardon a Healey guy for butting in, but I recently shortened a Spridget rack and installed it in Big Healey.

Rack&Pinion1.jpg


One of the first things to do in trying to correct bump steer is to understand what creates bump steer.

I'm not trying to imply that you don't, but I didn't until I really researched the issue.

I'd be glad to share what I learned with you. Email me at tim@ntahc.org.

Tim
 
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