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Old 11-19-2012, 06:15 PM   #26
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Originally Posted by Rob.G View Post
Potentially stupid question, but is there a big enough difference between the DRZ250 forks and DR650 forks with Gold Valves and springs installed?

The Gold Valve only works on the compression dampening on the DR650 forks. If you want to change the rebound dampening you have to change fork oil weight or drill out and/or weld closed the rebound hole in the damper rod.

DRZ250 forks allow for externally adjustable rebound and compression and the ability to shuffle shims to change the dampening, rebound and compression.

Makes me wonder...............Could the DRZ250 cartridges be installed into the DR650 forks???????? Ebay here i come.
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