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Old 03-03-2013, 05:49 PM   #1291
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Originally Posted by sidetrack one View Post
And so the quest for rear end travel begins!
Hmmm, not much to work with!
Gonna need a longer swingarm for a start!
but all I'm ever going to get with that little shock stroke is 6and a half inches of wheel travel,so the hunt is on for longer shocks!
I know the early stock XL350 swing arm is longer (not sure how much) &
will bolt right in.

What's the eye to eye shock length you need?
I'd start looking at duel shock elsinores. Think they're 17.5"
(stock is 13"-14" eye to eye, right?)
[rtwdoug] Just drop me in there with a Honda XL250
(something I wont cry over if I hafta leave it, plus, they are damn near bulletproof)

[joefast14] Never modify a Yamaha SRX-6, they turn into a money hole that you can never get out of.
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