Wheelie Bar Settings & Adjustments

In this video tutorial, Tim McAmis demonstrates the basic principles of a wheelie bar along with philosophies behind different types such as single vs. dual bars, wheel styles, lengths and their effect on how a car responds.  Additionally, McAmis clearly details how to properly set-up, adjust and maintain a set on and off the race [...]

Off-Season Maintenance: Part 6 – Rear Suspension & Rod Ends

Part 6 of the Off-Season Maintenance series explains what you need to inspect on your rear suspension components such as the 4-link, wishbone and anti-roll bar. Additional information on hardware including rod ends and jam nuts is also shared. The DRA Off-Season Maintenance Series takes a detailed look at what items to inspect and address [...]

Quarter-Turn (Dzus) Fastener Fabrication Tools

The third video in our Quarter-Turn Fastener series outlines the tools used for Dzus installation and long-term maintenance. Fabrication tools include a dimpler, transfer punch and a Dzus spring drill fixture. These make locating the mounting location for quarter-turn fasteners a breeze.  We then look at two types of spring adjuster tools which come in [...]

Billet Drag Racing Clutch Basics

Clutches have been a staple in high performance vehicles throughout history; and in drag racing, the story is no different. What was once a simple mechanical device with minimal hardware, the drag racing clutch has involved into an incredible system of intricate components that can be dissected and fine-tuned even while its host vehicle is [...]

Wheelie Bar Settings & Adjustments

Off-Season Maintenance: Part 6 – Rear Suspension & Rod Ends

Quarter-Turn (Dzus) Fastener Fabrication Tools

Billet Drag Racing Clutch Basics

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