Basic Disc Brake Kit, GM Mid-size to Early Chevy Spindle
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Please NOTE the following about this product:
- This item is sold as a kit.
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Install 11" diameter GM mid-size disc brakes on your 1949-54 Chevy car spindles or 1941-59 Chevy pickup spindles with this basic bracket kit.
- Brake brackets
- Bearing & seal adapters
This kit will not work with stock 1949-54 steering arms. Not to be installed on stock 1949-54 Chevy vehicle front ends. To be used only on street rod tube front axles when using 1949-54 Chevy spindles commonly used on Model T and Model A to 1936 Ford front ends.
916-31916 Instructions (PDF)
Item Details1949-54 Chevy car spindles
1941-59 Chevy pickup spindles
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- Castle Nut: 3/4"-20 (not SAE)
- Overall Height: 0.505"
- Height up to the bottom of the castellated notch: 0.276"
- Wrench size for nut: 1.00"
These dimensions are approximate. Certain brake kits may require removal of some of the nut material to allow for installation of the cotter pin.
Kit installs 11" diameter GM mid-size disc brakes on your machined 1949-54 Chevy car spindles, 1941-59 Chevy pickup spindles, or Speedway '49-'54 Chevy-style spindles. Stock spindles will require minor machine work.
NOTE: This kit will not work with stock '49-'54 Chevy steering arms installed on stock '49-'54 Chevy car front ends. Kit is designed for street rod dropped tube front axles using 1949-54 Chevy-style spindles and flat plate steering arms. Kit will not work with "straight" tube axles as the caliper will contact the axle tube before sufficient turning radius is completed.
910-31953 Instructions (PDF)
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