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Old 04-04-2012, 08:03 PM   #13741
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Have you put taller springs on the front and back Viola~tor or just the front?? Any details on the set up please?

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Old 04-04-2012, 08:05 PM   #13742
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Mine have been extended front and rear.. 55mm more in the forks and here's the difference in spring length (amplify whatever this is by the length of the swingarm axle arc):




The bike sits significantly higher. I'm 6' and I'm tippy toes (or if one foot is on the ground, the other is 8 inches in the air)



Hope this helps
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Old 04-04-2012, 08:13 PM   #13743
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Diek: Nice pics! I've run the (paved) River Road on an MV Agusta F4S and a GSXR1000.. but have never been to Big Bend offroad.

I need to!

Next time you are going let me know and I'll meet you down there.. I'm not that much further from there than you are
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Old 04-04-2012, 08:21 PM   #13744
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Diek: Nice pics! I've run the (paved) River Road on an MV Agusta F4S and a GSXR1000.. but have never been to Big Bend offroad.

I need to!

Next time you are going let me know and I'll meet you down there.. I'm not that much further from there than you are
Sweet! Ya man, let's do it. I had a blast. This was my 4th time to BB but my first on the dirt backcountry. It's made for the 950s.

Had to do the paved River Road too:




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Old 04-04-2012, 08:22 PM   #13745
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Have you put taller springs on the front and back Viola~tor or just the front?? Any details on the set up please?

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Both ends at 10", new springs and custom valving. I told Javier to max out the length and "make it perform well everywhere, on and off road." He did!
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Old 04-04-2012, 08:34 PM   #13746
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Is that a Mefo you have on the back? If so, how is it? I'm burning through my 908 fast!!
And like everyone else, I have Windscreen envy!
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Old 04-05-2012, 02:24 AM   #13747
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Zagora- Maroc.



Erg Chebbi sanddunes - Maroc

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It's exactly the same as mine!!! I had to go outside and make sure you didnt steal it, but no, she is still there!

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Old 04-05-2012, 04:20 AM   #13748
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Both ends at 10", new springs and custom valving. I told Javier to max out the length and "make it perform well everywhere, on and off road." He did!
Thanks
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Old 04-06-2012, 04:47 PM   #13749
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Old 04-06-2012, 05:42 PM   #13750
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Ooooo, you got the rear tanks... Purty rims too!
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Old 04-06-2012, 06:44 PM   #13751
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And I never even rode it today ! Think its time for a plate on the bottom of my stand
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Old 04-06-2012, 06:59 PM   #13752
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Old 04-06-2012, 07:59 PM   #13753
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And I never even rode it today ! Think its time for a plate on the bottom of my stand
Nap time!

A three axle trailer? What all do you carry in that thing?
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Old 04-07-2012, 06:41 AM   #13754
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Must have been a bit breezy, huh?

On your way back to Colorado yet?
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Old 04-07-2012, 07:45 AM   #13755
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