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Old 4 Jul 2008
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Torsion Free subframe

Does anyone have a design for, or know where I can buy a Torsion Free Subframe to mount a Camper body onto a MAN LE 160 C 4x4 chassis?

Is it possible to re-use a Unimog subframe, has anyone done his?

I've e-mailed MAN directly so see if they have such an item, any other info greatly accepted!

Cheers, Josh
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Hey Josh,

I beleve the old MAN-CAT have a torsion free subframe as well as some other army based trucks. MAN has a system with 2 coil springs and a big rubber block at the other end. DAF has a system with 2 big hinges and 2 rubber blocks. I bet there are other systems to.
Maybe if you go and look at an army surplus / dumpstore they have some

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Henk Jan
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unimog sub

Hi try here had a several unimog sub frame couple of months ago
Park Agri: Used Unimogs, Unimog Accessories and Parts and Unimog Training. great bloke
Mark
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Build your own?

OverAfrica - Torsion-free mounting

Get in touch if you want CAD drawings - you can use the Contact Us section

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