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bump back up to see if you got the lift on?
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there is a pic in the gallery of an early 70's crew cab and in the info for the pic it says that the truck has an i beam flip. Has anyone done this instead of the aftermarket option?
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bumping for some info.......seems to be some conflict on the hwo much lift before messing with I beams.

I want maybe 1/12 to 2 " I figure I will be able to keep it in specs . I will be installing new springs at the same time. Any thoughts???

how did your lift come out?
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I got about a 4" lift on mine with stock beams, Bronco springs and mod. arms.
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How did you mod the arms? I was looking in one members gallery where he extended the radius arm and modified the bracket
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I happened to luck out a few years ago when I was going to lift it, I was at a wrecking yard looking for extra arms so I could extent and offset for the amount of lift that I wanted and I actually found some on a truck already modified. I believe you could use them unmodified but you'll need the extended brackets to mount them lower on the frame.
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Ok I figure 1 or the other had to be the case. Thanks
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Flip Flop

does any know if you can flip the I beams over to gain lift?
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I happened to luck out a few years ago when I was going to lift it, I was at a wrecking yard looking for extra arms so I could extent and offset for the amount of lift that I wanted and I actually found some on a truck already modified. I believe you could use them unmodified but you'll need the extended brackets to mount them lower on the frame.
Andysautosport.com has extended radius arms you can buy
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