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Old 11-11-2008, 08:41 PM   #41
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Forgot about your dynamat question. It's eDead actually and it does help. These were just leftovers I had from doing firewall and floor. Now I have completely covered hatch area and it helped with eliminating road noise.
Yea I need to buy some of that for my sub but it;s too dang expensive. But back to the strut bar.
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:43 PM   #42
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yes, more info on the stress bars. im interested in hearing some more technical-minded people, like egz and others who have done rally or auto-x, etc.
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:51 PM   #44
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I don't know...the only suspension part is shocks which deal with up and down motion. There is no force on them while cornering. All the force goes to control arms and frame.

This bar is keeping shocks from moving. I guess during cornering the little force that shocks experience, is transferred between two points.

I think the perfect setup would be combination of FS bar with BRP lol. So that it bolts to the shock nut and to the body somehow.
Like front bar is bolted to the strut and to the body at the same time.
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The shocks are floating in the middle of a rubber bushing. Now with this stress bar you've connected them so they'll float in tandem, but I don't really think that's the goal of a strut tower brace. Don't you want to keep the unibody from being compressed together or flexed apart?
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this isn't a sway bar...
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Yea the mods got sway bar and strut bar mixed up lol
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Hey Guys Yes i make these bars and am still making them but as of right now i have bought a new Miller syncrowave 200 welder and it should here on thursday so i will start making these again. Heres some pics





i might have to pick one of these up as well, and see which one works better or if they are the same. or just install both ,lol
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They look good....will it fit my '09 SES coupe and any alignment issues?
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made my own bracket for my strut bar.
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