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Traditional T Frame

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Material Type:
Steel
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Finish:
Natural
Notes
Front and rear perches installed.
Traditional T Frame
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Traditional T Frame

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Our traditional T frame has an additonal 6" of kick-up in the rear and was designed to use our High-Arch leaf spring. Add our 6" drop front axle and you have a T in the weeds. Due to the radical stance of this chassis, we recommend using traditional steering. This frame provides you with a basic working platform, but fabrication skills are required to make it a complete chassis.

  • 23.5" wide @ front crossmember
  • 28.5" wide @ rear corssmember
  • 97" long front-to-back
  • 16" from bottom of frame rail to top of rear crossmember
  • Frame rails measure 3" tall X 1-1/2" wide and are .125 wall thickness 

This product requires a 3-4 week build time.

Item Details

Front & Rear Spring Perches Installed

Notes

  1. This frame uses a Model A rear crossmember and has a higher rear kick-up than our other frames. It would typically be used with a spring-behind axle having 6" drop and our High Arch rear spring.

Specs

  • 23.5" wide @ front crossmember
  • 28.5" wide @ rear corssmember
  • 97" long front-to-back
  • 16" from bottom of frame rail to top of rear crossmember
  • Frame rails measure 3" tall X 1-1/2" wide and are .125 wall thickness

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Product Q&A

10 questions : 10 answers

1 answers

Kick up specs... What is the height of the kick-up, not including the arched cross member? What is the angle of the kick-up?

Zandoz
Alexandria, KY, USA
October 18, 2014

Kick up specs... What is the height of the kick-up, not including the arched cross member? What is the angle of the kick-up?

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October 22, 2014
EricM
The kick up on the T bucket frames totals 10” from bottom of frame to top of the frame and sits at a 45 degree angle. On the traditional frame the cross member adds an additional 6” of drop to help lower the ride height.
1 answers

Is the motor mount/trans mount option available on this frame? Looking for installed motor mounts and trans for 302/C4 combo

Jeepin494
September 06, 2014

Is the motor mount/trans mount option available on this frame? Looking for installed motor mounts and trans for 302/C4 combo

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September 09, 2014
EricM
When ordering the frame simply request 715600 to add SBF/Ford auto mounts and they will be added to your frame.
1 answers

What is the length from the center of the front spreader to the kick up in the rear? Also what is the width of the frame at the kick up?

ROC65
Paso Robles, CA 93446, USA
June 17, 2013

What is the length from the center of the front spreader to the kick up in the rear? Also what is the width of the frame at the kick up?

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June 18, 2013
Jason
Width of our Speedway frame number 7154800 is approximately 28” at the start of the kick up and from the front of the round tube cross member at the front to the start of this kick up is 84”.
1 answers

Will the roadster body fit on this frame

October 12, 2011

Will the roadster body fit on this frame

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October 13, 2011
John
Part # 7154800 The frame dimensions are as follows: * 23.5" wide @ front cross member * 28.5" wide @ rear corssmember * 97" long front-to-back * 16" from bottom of frame rail to top of rear crossmember * Frame rails measure 3" tall X 1-1/2" wide and are .125 wall thickness The original frames were straight and didn’t have the kick up in the back This kick up would need to set up inside the body and we would recommend extending the frame rearward to support the body at the rear as shown on our regular 27 frame and chassis. The amount of body channel would be dictated by the kick up in the frame.
1 answers

Is a certificate of origin included with this purchase?

tavman
Sup, WI
April 26, 2011

Is a certificate of origin included with this purchase?

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April 27, 2011
Pat
You can get a MSO for your frame it will not come with the frame you will need to call us for one when you are ready to register your car.
1 answers

What size and thickness of the frame rails...

Lake Havasu City, Az
April 03, 2011

What size and thickness of the frame rails...

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April 13, 2011
Tom
1-1/2 tall X 3 wide X.125 wall thickness.
1 answers

Can suspension mounts(radius rod mounts) and engine/trans mounts be welded into this frame at time of purchase?

Kenton
May 19, 2015

Can suspension mounts(radius rod mounts) and engine/trans mounts be welded into this frame at time of purchase?

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May 19, 2015
Eric
Expert
We offer several kits which comes with the mounts welded on. You may want to look into those kits to get a frame with the mounts welded on.
1 answers

What Body do you recommend for this frame?

Firsttimer
Kansas City, Mo.
May 28, 2015

What Body do you recommend for this frame?

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May 29, 2015
Eric
Expert
Any of our T bucket bodies will fit on this frame. Most people that build a car that uses a frame like this use the channeled versions of the body.
1 answers

can the rear cross member be purchased seperatly

chris
Tucson az
June 04, 2015

can the rear cross member be purchased seperatly

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June 04, 2015
Eric
Expert
Sorry the rear crossmember is not available separately.
1 answers

With a medium arch rear spring will this make the car sit level, don't want a rake. (back end all jacked up)

SWANSON
Allyn, WA
June 22, 2015

With a medium arch rear spring will this make the car sit level, don't want a rake. (back end all jacked up)

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June 22, 2015
Zach
Expert
We have not mocked one up with a medium arch spring so it may sit too low with the shorter spring.
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