JT Gladiator Rear Duroflex Upgrade Kit has just what you need to add more adjustability and strength to get maximum flex for your lifted JT Gladiator Jeep Truck. This kit is specifically designed as the Game Changing upgrade for the MetalCloak JT Jeep Truck leveling kit.
MetalCloak creates Game-Changing Products for the Off Road Enthusiast.
This short video covers what you need to know about the basics of the Duroflex Joint. How it should be used and what to expect when using it.
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The MetalCloak Duroflex Joint takes the best qualities of OEM style Clevite Joint and the popular Johnny Joint style Flex Joint and combines them.
We tested our Duroflex Joint using a "Shaker Table" and seismometer app to show how much Vibration Dampening the Duroflex Joint gives you compared to other industry leading joints.
Comparing the Flex of the Duroflex Joint with that of the Johnny Joint, the Teraflex Monster and the typical Clevite.
Eliminate squeaks and clunks in your steering with the technology of MetalCloak’s Durotrak™ bushings; exclusively found in MetalCloak track bars.
MetalCloak not only has the best off road flex, but we are also Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 126 certified and compliant. No other company can match our on- and off-road performance.
The Patented Duroflex™ Joint (metalcloakpatents.com) is the key to getting the greatest flex in a bolt-on suspension kit. Period.
MetalCloak has taken the best features of the most widely used control arm joints and combined those features to create the Duroflex Joint, producing a Low-Maintenance, High-Misalignment (34˚), Self-Centering, Rebuildable Joint with an OEM quality ride. (Learn More About Duroflex Control Arms)
DuPont™ Kevlar® Fiber is now compounded in the proprietary elastomer of the Duroflex Bushing, bringing even more strength, durability and performance.
Kevlar® is a synthetic fiber with extremely high tensile strength to weight ratio…five times stronger than steel and commonly used in bullet proof armor applications.
Duroflex Bushings w/Kevlar® can be identified by the MetalCloak “M” located on the outer surface.
MetalCloak's Duroflex Joint provides 28˚ more articulation and flex than typical control arms!
The Patented Durotrak ™ Bushing (metalcloakpatents.com) is a NVH (noise, vibration, harshness) bushing made with a proprietary elastomer compound unique to MetalCloak. The Durotrak™ two part bushing is comprised of two pieces that thread together making this bushing simple to install without a press, reduces vibration and harshness transferred to the driver, and improves vehicle steering input. (Learn More About Durotrak Track Bars)
|Compatibility||2019 + JT Gladiator|
|Control Arms||1 1/2" .187 DOM Steel Tubing|
|Duroflex Joint||Proprietary Vulcanized Elastomer made with DuPont™ Kevlar® fiber|
|Track Bar||4130 Solid Chromoly|
|Rear Adjustable Bump Stops||Thermoset Elastomer|
|Steel Coating||Gold Zinc|
|Body Modification||Some Drilling|
|Time to Install||2 - 3 Hours|
|Installation Instructions||Click Here to see a full list of MetalCloak Installation Instructions.|