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Leo Ahearn

stiffer means the kart will lift MORE not less, assuming the lift you are referring to has to do with the amount of caster.

Stiffer axle, stiffer seat, and a bar in the front = inside rear wheel lifting sooner and higher for the same amount of steering wheel input.  Stiffer seat = less of that movement absorbed by the chassis.