450 suspension

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  • reidy

Posted January 28, 2012 - 11:43 AM


hi al!
managed to get hold of brand new front forks and rear shock from a 2010 yzf450, iam tryin to find out if standard springs will do my weight, iam 13 stone.

  • BBrown626

Posted January 28, 2012 - 11:50 AM


Try racetech.com and look for the spring calculator. It is pretty good.

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  • 2grimjim

Posted January 29, 2012 - 10:55 AM


Race Techs reccomended springs for your weight are .48 kg/mm for the fork and 5.5 kg/mm for the shock.

Do they sell bathroom scales in the UK that measure stone weight?

Edited by 2grimjim, January 29, 2012 - 10:57 AM.

  • reidy

Posted January 29, 2012 - 11:23 AM


thanks guys, that clarifed that springs will be fine.
yea most bathroom scales in uk wil measure in stones.

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