Re: F-250 shock mounts-what year?

From: Mike Bowlin <>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 10:29:08 -0700

 Just reread my own post and maybe I didn't explain myself very well. It may sound like I'm saying a
1/2" over the top of the frame what I meant was 1/2" from the top of the frame meaning that there is
still a 1/2" of the top/side of the frame to weld to.
Mike Bowlin
67 EB narrowed 8"s...sefi 5.0,700r4,4.3 atlasII
Working a job you hate
to buy things you don't need
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Bowlin" <>
To: "jamesguld" <>

> James,
> This is how I mounted my 250 mounts to be long enough for 14" travels shocks. Raise them up on
> frame so that the bottom of the mount is about a 1/2" away from the top of the frame and weld them
> to the side of the coil cups and along the bottom of the mount/top of the frame.By welding them to
> the side of the coil buckets you also eliminate any flexing of the mount. I have raced around in
> desert with an unpinned radius arm and sent my front end 3-4 feet off the ground and slammed it
> down climbing ledges with no damages to the shock or mounts.
> Mike Bowlin
Received on Fri Feb 01 2002 - 10:28:03 MST

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