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Old 09-23-06, 07:42 PM   #1
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A new shock

I've been thinking, is it ok for my Fuel's frame if I can swap out my air shock was lets say a Fox vanilla with that oil thing attached to it (or whatever it is.) If that can work out, will adding a 650lb++ spring affect the frame? I dont want it to break or something like my bruiser lol.

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Old 09-23-06, 08:20 PM   #2
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I think it would be fine, just make sure to get the correct eye to eye length.

Oh and that oil thing attached to it is called a piggyback reservoir or just a reservoir .
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Make sure the eye to eye is right. And it is has an external resevoir double check with Trek that it will fit.
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Where could I get a spring with a high lb rate? On the bruiser I could sag it 90% just sitting down, and i was 240ish on 650lb one.
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the "oil thing" is called a reservoir, research is a good thing :-)
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So is bikeforums.
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