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Old 04-27-2014, 02:54 PM
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Has anyone heard of a car that has active caster and / or knows how it works?
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Old 04-27-2014, 03:06 PM
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Caster angle changes as suspension is compressed
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Pretty much every pivotball car has it.

The upper and lower arms are at different angles, which causes the caster to change at varying rates. For instance, if your upper arm is nearly flat, or flat, and your lower arm has a lot of kickup, the caster would change much more dramatically from compression to droop than it would if the arms were at the same angle.
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sweet. Is the active caster tunable?
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Originally Posted by My ST-RR EVO View Post
sweet. Is the active caster tunable?
If the buggy has inserts for the upper arms, such as the RR8, then it is tunable.
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