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Product Summary

Universal Fit, Manual Steering Box Type, Steel, Painted

  • Features all-new castings and components
  • This box is 30% stronger than the OEM box
  • It is manufactured from aircraft steel alloy
  • It uses a needle bearing design to far outlast the original bushing design of the 70's
  • The durable cast iron and machined steel construction will give years of high-mileage service

Key Specs

MFG. Part #FR1500
BrandFlaming River
Steering Box TypeManual
Steering Box OrientationRear Steer
Steering System TypeCross-Steer

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Details

The Flaming River Performance Vega Steering Box is an all new unit designed specifically for street rods. This box is 30% stronger than the OEM box, and it uses a needle bearing design to far outlast the original bushing design of the 70's. The Vega Steering Box features new castings and components. A faithful reproduction of size, shape and mounting hole locations and no core charge.

  • Manufactured from aircraft steel alloy
  • Durable cast iron and machined steel construction will give years of high-mileage service
  • New needle bearing design
  • Crowned sector provides higher torque at center position reduces vibration and provides for more natural return of steering wheel
  • 30% stronger worm and nut
  • 30% stronger sector
  • Bigger gears
  • Chrome cap
  • Bolts up to all normal Vega-type brackets
  • Accepts Vega-spline u-joints, pitman arms and accessories
  • 5/8"-36 spline input shaft

Must use Vega Pitman Arm #702-2924

Application

This steering box will bolt to and can be utilized with the following steering box mounts:

  • 916-32005 Model T-1934 Ford Frame - Steering Box Mount
  • 916-32003 1935-41 Ford Frame -  Steering Box Mount
  • 916-32004 1941-48 Ford Frame Saginaw Steering Box Mount

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Specs

  • Output shaft is 1" outside diameter
  • Splined area tapers from .934" to .997"
  • Threaded area takes a 3/4" nut and lock washer

Specifications

KEY SPECS
MFG. Part #FR1500
BrandFlaming River
Steering Box TypeManual
Steering Box OrientationRear Steer
Steering System TypeCross-Steer
GENERAL
Steering Ratio20:1
Turns Lock to Lock5 Turns
Material TypeSteel
FinishPainted
Input Shaft Spline Count36
Input Shaft Diameter0.625"
Weight14 lbs.
Sold in QuantityEach
NotesNot recommended for vehicles over 3,000 lbs.