Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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I don't know of any dummy shocks, but maybe a more serious mtn biker would, and post a lead for you.
OTOH, if the shock is dead, or you're 100% sure you don't want to use it in the future, you might be able to dismantle it, and make a dummy out of by something as simple as putting a piece of 1" wooden dowel inside, and some coat hanger wire outside to keep it compressed. Not beautiful, but cheap and effective.
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