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Full Suspension Soapbox Derby Car


Jeff Projects
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Jeff Projects
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This year I wanted to try something different for the Soapbox Derby, so I figured why not shocks. I went shocks for mountain bikes primarily for the size and adjustability. The rear axle trailing arm was really easy to engineer, but the front took a bit of trial and error to develop. There are easier ways to build the front control arms shock assembly, but I wanted to stick with as much wood as possible. I think it turned out pretty good. Feel free to message me if you have questions.

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Full Suspension Soapbox Derby Car

by Jeff Projects
Jun 29, 2015
Medium b97cd2c4 ae7d 4fb3 af54 87b3f95ac91f

This year I wanted to try something different for the Soapbox Derby, so I figured why not shocks. I went shocks for mountain bikes primarily for the size and adjustability. The rear axle trailing arm was really easy to engineer, but the front took a bit of trial and error to develop. There are easier ways to build the front control arms shock assembly, but I wanted to stick with as much wood as possible. I think it turned out pretty good. Feel free to message me if you have questions.