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Chassis Tech

Setup Notes and Documentation

You've got yourself a fancy Hamke racecar and you're trying to figure out how to set it up, or how to get back to "basics," right? No fear, we've got you covered.

If your chassis has been built since 2011, we have all of your "stock" settings for the suspension geometry here.
Suspension Slug Settings (PDF) Updated April 2016

Needing information on what rear end specs to purchase?
Rear End Diagram with wording (PDF) Updated October 2015

Trying to learn which slug goes where in your Precision Built Spindles?
Spindle Diagram with wording (PDF) Updated October 2015

If you're looking for additional technical data, call us at 704-660-0202 and we'll do our best to get you squared away with what you need.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find my serial number?

Each chassis has a unique serial number that is usually on the name plate in the driver’s compartment.

My car was originally built prior to these docs, but has been clipped since then. Which do I go off of?

All cars are clipped with the latest in technology unless specified otherwise by the chassis owner at the time of repair. Your frame heights will still be the same and your car will be designed to work at your original frame heights, again, unless otherwise specified at the time of repair.

How do I square my rear end in the chassis for setup?

There are squaring tabs located on the rear clip to square the rear end in the car and begin chassis setup. If you need assistance in working with these tabs, call us for a further explanation.

What do you recommend for shocks, springs, etc.?

Each chassis comes with specific notes about baseline setup suggestions. Of course, each track is different and while we try to think of common scenarios, it’s impossible to envision every situation customers may find themselves in. For specific setup questions, call our tech line at 704-660-0202.