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LCA's: Tubular vs Rectangular

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    SFC's: Tubular vs Rectangular

    Fixing to buy 3-point SFC's but not sure which are better, tubular or rectangular? They will be weld in but curious as to the difference besides the obvious...
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    Boxed (square) will give much more torsitional strength then the round (circle) cuz it's much harder to bend, twist or break a box SFC then a round one....

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    Quote Originally Posted by NeeD4SpeeD View Post
    Boxed (square) will give much more torsitional strength then the round (circle) cuz it's much harder to bend, twist or break a box SFC then a round one....
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    yep boxed before tubular. tubular if clearance is an issue.

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    ok is he getting LCA's like the title says, or SFC like he wrote about in his #1 post...

    anyways:

    Boxed SFC's
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    Sorry, too many thoughts going through my head!

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