|06-08-2012, 07:39 AM||#1|
Joined: May 2012
Matris - front suspension kit 800gs
This is my first post on this forum, I would like to say "Hello!" for everyone.
I'm 800gs '11 owner and I thinks about some improvements.
After some offroad ventures, I thinks about suspension improvement, especially about front suspension modifications.
I know that we have many treads about front suspension, but I would like to focus on the Matris kit.
We discussed about Ohlins kit, about Bitubo kit, other but nothing about Matris kit.
For people don't know this Italian brand:
Kit for 800gs:
From my short review:
+ cheaper than Ohlins
+ full adjustable
+ compatible with standard BMW springs
+ look good ;-)
- more expensive than Bitubo kit
- reduce travel 5mm (native 230mm, with kit 225mm) - info base on the product manual
- I can't find out users feedback
If you have any experiences with this product, I will be grateful.
Thanks in advance for you feedback.
|06-13-2012, 03:09 PM||#2|
Joined: Mar 2009
I have them and I am really happy with them,
first I had progressiv wilbers into the front,
that was better than stock but not like I wanted it,
Ohlins to expencive, Bitubo many problems,
so Matrix dit the thing.
But now I have seen new Nuda and I wonder if the size off the forks is the same as the f800,
they are showa's and maybe cheaper.
|06-15-2012, 02:31 PM||#3|
Joined: Jan 2008
Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands (in exile)
Still interesting.... if they have enough travel.
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