View Single Post
Old 01-19-2009, 03:30 PM   #3
FlyingFinn OP
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jul 2005
Location: San Jose, CA
Oddometer: 1,024
Quote:
Originally Posted by mark1305
...stand next to the bike and with both hands on the top rear of the tank, suddenly push down with about 2/3 of you rweight and release. Both ends of the bike need to rebound evenly. And the rebound travel should take somewhere between 1/2 and 1 second. Closer to the 1/2 second, but a perceptable damping of rebound speed.
I've done that too but I guess I don't have accurate enough eye to judge the rebound. Both ends evenly and in under a second... I have hard time "seeing it".

But that tip also kind of tells me that the rebound really is set to match the springs, not so much per riders weight.

--
Mikko
FlyingFinn is online now   Reply With Quote