TwoStep 6×2 Direct Linkage. For Edelbrock X1


Complete 6x2 non-progressive linkage from back-bar to carburetors

Fits Edelbrock X1 ram 6x2 intake with the following dimensions:

Carb spacing on each bank : 4-7/8in
Distance between banks:       9-1/8in
Offset between banks:           Zero

NOTE: Pictures showing the Offenhauser intake are for reference only.  

Part No. 9261-D


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TwoStep 6×2 Direct Linkage. For Edelbrock X1

This 6×2 direct linkage kit is supplied ‘ready-to-fit’ the Edelbrock X1 ram 6×2 intake and others with dimensions as given above. If in doubt, measure your manifold spacing.

The back-bar element comprises two unique low-line brackets with rolled ends and Oilite self-lubricating bushes, sized ready to go. Supported at four points for zero flex, the stainless steel back-bar shaft comes with two end stops to prevent lateral movement.

The carburetors are connected through six 9091K Superlink throttle levers with swivels – including two special swivels to mount the rod ends – plus two long link rods. The kit comes with four Stromberg ‘Snapback’ throttle return springs.

NOTE: Pictures showing the Offenhauser intake are for reference only.

The connection to your throttle pedal linkage is via one of the two long back-bar levers, or a further one (Stromberg kit 9096K) added anywhere along the back-bar shaft to align with your ‘pull’ point. Stromberg recommends a mechanical pedal link for all multi-carb systems.

The linkage comes pre-assembled with full instructions on trimming, installation and tuning. Click the other tabs to preview.

Designed for maximum versatility in operation, the long back-bar levers have three mounting points for flexible throttle response and leverage. For more information, check out our 6×2 Tuning Tips at the Stromberg Tech Center.

NOTE: This kit will not fit Holley or Edelbrock 94 carburetors as the idle mix screws are on the back where the brackets fit on the 97.

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Tuning your Stromberg 6×2 for the street

If you are planning a 6x2 for the street, here are some things to think about. Not just direct or progressive linkage adjustment, but jetting, pedal response, BIG97 primaries and more. Well worth a read!

Choosing the right linkage for your 6×2

At Stromberg we’ve got a 6x2 linkage for your intake - direct or progressive - with a cool back-bar. Ready sized to fit your Edelbrock X1 or Offy Pacesetter or trim-to-Fit for other log manifold types. Blower / supercharger intakes can use our 9139K throttle extensions. Read on!


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