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Old 12-29-2008, 12:05 AM   #1
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donvel ride control systems ???

anyone ever used these?
http://www.donvel.com/motioncontrols.htm
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Old 12-29-2008, 12:28 AM   #2
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So That's what those are for, My shacker's air seat's came with them when I bought it and was wondering what they are for. I guess they work,my seat does'nt beat me up..
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Old 12-29-2008, 02:32 AM   #3
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A set forward axle makes a huge difference as well. My seat never bottoms out, like the set back axle trucks I've driven over the years.
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Old 12-29-2008, 02:36 AM   #4
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if I was a gambling man, Which I AM.

I would bet those are just orifices to restrict the action of the leveling valve.
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kinda what i was thinking. looks to small to have much of a computer
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Ive seen those before. I always wondered if they worked. I think my trucks pretty stable but the ol air ride will lean a little if you hit a curve to fast.
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I know guys that ran KW 8 bag air ride that would run a fast acting leveling valve on all for corners of the drives. with a top heavy load they would get to leaning too bad the fast acting leveling valves would keep the lean to a min.

Comfort was second to not being on their side in the ditch though.
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I know guys that ran KW 8 bag air ride that would run a fast acting leveling valve on all for corners of the drives. with a top heavy load they would get to leaning too bad the fast acting leveling valves would keep the lean to a min.

Comfort was second to not being on their side in the ditch though.
Thats interesting, Ive got two leveling valves on mine. When it was a tractor it just had one. Their not fast acting though just regular ones. Ill have to look into that. Mines not to bad until I get heavy with grain, but the tag takes a lot of that out.
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my w9 had 2 and i replaced it with one in the middle. did a whole lot better
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my vn"s air ride cab seems like it sways too much, my taste anyway, was hoping to slow it down or at least give it a more solid feel.
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