[DML] Re: Modified Trailing Arms For 1/2" Bolts
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[DML] Re: Modified Trailing Arms For 1/2" Bolts



A HEIM joint is only less compliant directly towards the mounting stud. In Bryan's installation that would be front/rear, which is fine because you don't want the rear wheels folding up underneath the car. 

Bill Robertson
#5939

>--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Michael Griese <mike.griese@...> wrote:
>
> Bill - I said nothing about Heim joints in my post.  And yes, a single Heim 
> joint is less compliant than a block of rubber.
> 
>  --
> Mike
> 
> 
> 
> 
> ________________________________
> From: content22207 <brobertson@...>
> To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Wed, February 8, 2012 5:23:11 PM
> Subject: [DML] Re: Modified Trailing Arms For 1/2" Bolts
> 
>   
> Are you seriously arguing that a HEIM joint is less compliant, in virtually 
> complete spherical motion, than a bolt flexing in rubber? That is ridiculous.
> 
> Bill Robertson
> #5939
> 
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Michael Griese <mike.griese@> wrote:
> >
> > Because you need compliance in 3 axes. 
> > 
> >  --
> > Mike
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > ________________________________
> > From: Martin Gutkowski <martin@>
> > To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Sent: Wed, February 8, 2012 3:30:47 PM
> > Subject: Re: [DML] Re: Modified Trailing Arms For 1/2" Bolts
> > 
> > 
> > That's wierd, considering it's identical to the Esprit of the time.
> > 
> > Martin
> > 
> > On 08/02/2012 16:14, content22207 wrote:
> > > Why did Lotus only use a bolt stuck through a piece of rubber? Because Lotus 
> 
> > >did not give DMC its best.
> > >
> > > Bill Robertson
> > > #5939
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> >
> 
> 
>  
> 
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
>




------------------------------------

To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:
moderators@xxxxxxxxxxx

For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see www.dmcnews.com

To search the archives or view files, log in at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnewsYahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews/

<*> Your email settings:
    Individual Email | Traditional

<*> To change settings online go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews/join
    (Yahoo! ID required)

<*> To change settings via email:
    dmcnews-digest@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 
    dmcnews-fullfeatured@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
    dmcnews-unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:
    http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/



Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN


Copyright 2006 ProjectVixen.com.  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive