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Old 01-06-2006, 04:16 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by sherpa
My measuring seems to show me that if the spec of 275 mm is accurate... parts are going to go bang when you reach full compression.

I wouldn't think they would design things to go bang...so I'm questioning the accuracy of the 275 mm specification.

If 275 mm is inaccurate, and the front forks only travel say 250 mm...then I could raise the lower fender by that 25 mm...

Does that make more sense ?
Hm... above you stated that 275mm is 10 3/16 and you measured 10 9/16 between the fender and the brake line retainer (bracket) at full extension, so you should have 6/16 of clearance with the stock setup right? Again, I am measurement challenged... I measure thrice and cut, well, usually once
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