Find Powerhouse Products Door Slammers: The Chassis Book POW and get Free Shipping on Orders Over $99 at Summit Racing! Door Slammers: The. If you are building or racing a full bodied drag car, this book shows you how to maximize chassis performance. Written by industry expert Dave Morgan. Books & Videos, * Doorslammers the Chassis Book *, WELDER’S HANDBOOK, PERFORMANCE FUEL INJECTION SYSTEMS, How To Make Your Car Handle, .

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This simple spring has its secrets 11 Ride Height. I have read this s,ammers over and over and learn something new each time. How to know What we can learn from the early days of drag racing Are you creating too much torque Sidewall stiffness What happens after initial hit is very important Chassis stiffness How to tune for bumpy tracks How to balance pitch rotation and torque Watching slammmers yaw rotation of starting line How a crew member should watch the car leave Is your car over-sprung?

After reading Door Slammers, you will find out how ignorant most people are when it comes to chassis setup and how to make a car hook. Aiston Industries introduced Dave to the world of drag racing when he was hired to organize their sales program and start the successful ‘Tech Tour’ that made chassis seminars so popular in the early eighties. Morgan started his own traveling seminar company, Morgan Motorsports Network.


Know how xhassis set-up ladder bars 15 Baseline Instant Centers. Find your way in problem solving DVD: Begin your shopwork 4 Chrome Moly versus Mild Steel.

Door Slammers The Chassis Book, Dave Morgan. (Paperback )

If you want to understand how your race suspension really works, I highly recommend this book. As the General Manager there, Morgan sponsored drag racings first ever. After reading the book, I have a true understanding of why we built things the way we did. It is written so that any high school graduate can understand it but a lot of the material and concepts are college level. What are your tires saying?

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After three national seminar tours, Morgan moved to Baltimore elammers work for ATI Transmissions where he complimented his chassis tuning experience with knowledge about torque and its relationship to suspension work. The shocks relationship to roll rotation 4 Tire Talk. Set ride height and store energy 10 Rubber Bumpers. Know when to use it 14 Ladder Bars. This is your chassis standard 12 Bumpsteer. Shocks can tell you what your car wants 6 Trouble-shooting Chart.

Door Slammers : The Chassis Book by Dave Morgan (Paperback, Reprint)

A reader, June 23, Make it square 7 Elementary Hot Rodding. You’ll see that what you used to do in order to hook, is probably wrong.


Chassis Inspection – one of Dave’s seminars Burnout How to keep your tires happy – very important Are you hitting the tires too hard? Learn how to adjust your shocks 2 Brake Trouble-shooting Chart.

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I have assisted in the construction of full tube chassis prior to this book and learned a good deal about what is written in this book. You will also find out what you should have done. Lessons in weight and mass 2 Corner Weights. There is a ton of information that most drag racers do not know in this book.

Don’t cut them, bake nook 9 Coil Over Basics.

Savvy racers know how to use their race mass 6 Checking for chassis straightness. This book is a must have for all drag racers.

These days, Morgan makes his living as a free-lance writer and lives on his horse ranch in West Virginia where the states central location makes it easy for him to reach east coast and mid-west race tracks. Low cost spring tips 8 Stock Coil Springs. The desire to return to the chassis industry was rekindled when he was offered a position at Zeeker Performance in Hicksville, Ohio.