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Old 04-12-02, 07:34 PM   #1
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What is the best amount of travel reccomended in the rear supension??

What is the best amount of travel reccomended in the rear supension?? Thanx please leave your opinions!!!
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Old 04-12-02, 10:05 PM   #2
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What is the best amount of travel reccomended in the rear supension?? Thanx please leave your opinions!!!
With all that info...i'd recommend 12+ inches....otherwise you might blow shocks left and right.
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I prefer zero inches in the rear!
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You need a karpiel armegedon. 12+ of rear travel.
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