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Sycho15 10-02-1999 08:11 PM

R.E. or O.M.E.
 
Who do you think makes the best 2.5" lift springs? For use in a SOA conversion? What technologies are in the springs? I know OME is shot peened, military wrapped, tapered ends with teflon pads, and the flat mounting point to resist axle-wrap...


**DONOTDELETE** 10-02-1999 10:32 PM

Re: R.E. or O.M.E.
 
Sorry I can't answer all of your questions. All I can say is that I have OME springs & shocks on my YJ, and I am able to keep up with the 4" guys just fine. On every trip, I always receive compliments for their articulation. I spent the extra money, and I'm glad that I did.

They ride great on- and offroad, too.


Jeepskate 10-04-1999 12:33 PM

Re: R.E. or O.M.E.
 
National Spring. They make a set especially for SOA conversions...I believe the eyes are turned under instead of over which I've been told is supposed to work better for that setup.


**DONOTDELETE** 10-04-1999 01:16 PM

Re: R.E. or O.M.E.
 
I agree with the National Springs. The eye is the reverse of the "normal" leaf spring setup. this helps alot with springwrap which
SOA's are prone to. They will make the springs with just about any lift height you want.

Gary

**DONOTDELETE** 10-04-1999 03:21 PM

Re: R.E. or O.M.E.
 
ok- where do they sell the national springs at? I am thinking about an SOA soon.


Jeepskate 10-04-1999 05:57 PM

Re: R.E. or O.M.E.
 
You have to get them straight from the source. They are kinda pricey (more so than their normal custom springs). 1-800-399-3852



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