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Mighty Quinn 10-08-2019 05:47 AM

What are these control arms
 
Just bought a rust free 70 coupe roller and it has some unique control arms that I canít identify. Looks like itís an adjustable control arm , thereís a bolt used to apply pressure to the ride height.

Who makes these?

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploa...1570538600.jpg
http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploa...1570538600.jpg
http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploa...1570538600.jpg

faapgar 10-08-2019 06:07 AM

arms
 
Early SWB arms.Must have been all they had.

Mighty Quinn 10-08-2019 06:40 AM

Thanks so much

I was only searching control arms for future air cooled generations, I never thought it was a swb part.

It looks much stronger than the control arms on my 69 parts car. Is that the case? And does that mean the 69-89 control arms are engineered lighter with strength being a secondary consideration?

HaroldMHedge 10-08-2019 08:13 AM

I'm not an early car expert but your A-arm (wishbone) swaybar mount is bolted to the arm. I thought the factory welded those.

FrenchToast 10-08-2019 03:08 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Mighty Quinn (Post 10617116)

Cool find. Looks cracked in that picture though.

john walker's workshop 10-08-2019 05:03 PM

SWB was bolt on sway bar bracket. Never saw those beyond '68. Maybe someone swapped the whole works long ago for some reason.


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