rear shock absorber positioning
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    rear shock absorber positioning

    does it matter where you positon rear shocks on the axle??
    i've sen some straight up,some at angles,some infront of the axle,some behind,is there a more effective way of mounting them for dragracing?
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    Not sure effective is the right word, as they will work in all situations to varying degrees.
    I would think for racing, consistency and tuneability would be a factor in mounting. Packaging is also an issue though.
    As wide apart as practical,as upright as practical and probably behind the axle for space reasons.

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