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Old 05-10-2006, 02:23 PM   #1
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Suspension testing video

Spent the day out at Carnegie on Monday with our rider Jonah Street testing some 950 components.
Here's a little teaser.
http://www.ktmtwins.com/images/jonahstreetdouble.wmv
More to come on the site.
Cheers.
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Old 05-10-2006, 02:48 PM   #2
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Wow!

Must be great to have fork springs that are heavy enough for the 950 to get that kind of air. I think the ones that came in mine were apparently left over from the 85 SX mini-crossers!
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Old 05-10-2006, 06:23 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by Don Lemelin
Spent the day out at Carnegie on Monday with our rider Jonah Street testing some 950 components.
Here's a little teaser.
http://www.ktmtwins.com/images/jonahstreetdouble.wmv
More to come on the site.
Cheers.
OK, I'll bite.

What fork spring weight did you run were in that bike?

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Old 05-10-2006, 07:17 PM   #4
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OK, I'll bite.

What fork spring weight did you run were in that bike?

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.50's with an SPS re-valve. (my bike, the orange and blue)
We tested springs up to .54's in a stock valved '04 (standard, silver bike)
You can see it in action here
http://www.ktmtwins.com/images/jonahstreet.wmv
We'll post results from the test on the site in the near future.
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Old 05-10-2006, 11:22 PM   #5
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Dam....

I found myself watching it like ten times...I need to get a life!
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Old 05-10-2006, 11:25 PM   #6
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Good stuff, huh?

I went for a little 70 mile ride tonight just before sunset. I even found a few miles of dirt (including ruts, mud, etc.) No jumps though!
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Old 05-11-2006, 03:01 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Don Lemelin
.50's with an SPS re-valve. (my bike, the orange and blue)
We tested springs up to .54's in a stock valved '04 (standard, silver bike)
You can see it in action here
http://www.ktmtwins.com/images/jonahstreet.wmv
We'll post results from the test on the site in the near future.
Cheers
Looks so powerful!!
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Old 05-11-2006, 03:46 AM   #8
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Scud rocks

Hate to say purchased my bike at Munroe = () but seems like I keep on taking it to Scud for upgrade and service. Great shop, and awesome service dept!! Good stuff Don!!! Best KTM dealer in Bay Area... Now can I get a discount on parts..hehe.
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Old 05-11-2006, 04:34 AM   #9
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Old 05-11-2006, 11:01 AM   #10
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.50's with an SPS re-valve. (my bike, the orange and blue)
Don, that SPS set-up looks familiar. But for some real fun, you should have me try that jump with camera rolling. I'd be willing to bet the resulting post would not be in Orange Crush, but in Face Plants!!

Smooth riding. The second clip looks like the intro an up-coming Scuderia West commercial. Makes me want to go out for a ride.
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