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Disc Brake Conversion

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By removing the drum brakes and adding an Offroad Design disc brake conversion, we lost 65 pounds to a total of 363 pounds; but different 14s used different drums so the weight loss varies depending on which axle you start with. The disc brake conversions use front calipers and eight-lug rotors from a '73-'87 3/4-ton Chevy 4x4 truck or Suburban.