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Old 12-04-2019, 01:41 PM
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The spherical bearing is a Johnny Joint with the outside shell welded into the trailing arm. That sleeve has C clips that retain bearing cups on both sides. I don't think these Johnny Joints are available anymore.
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Old 12-04-2019, 06:41 PM
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I have similar looking offset trailing arms like BBShark and want to retrofit in the Johnny Joints like he did. Currie Enterprises is the manufacturer of these if I'm not mistaken and should be able to answer any detailed questions on their use. It's on my to-do list for next year.
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Old 12-05-2019, 01:37 PM
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Here is a link to the file needed to laser cut the plates.

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Here is a layout with dimensions

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Old 12-05-2019, 05:21 PM
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The spherical bearing is a Johnny Joint with the outside shell welded into the trailing arm. That sleeve has C clips that retain bearing cups on both sides. I don't think these Johnny Joints are available anymore.
Nice, first time Iíve seen someone weld them on aftermarket a arms.
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Old 12-13-2019, 08:21 PM
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I think van Steel has something very similar
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