Ktm 950A rear shock spring

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  1. mountaincadre

    mountaincadre Long timer

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    I had the standard shock overhauled and set up ,( as much as possible with a standard shock) for my weight , it's better than it was but to be honest on the standard spring I'm just to light,(165lb) does anyone my weight have any idea's what spring I can use, it's a 2003 with 210mm of travel.
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    Try to find a WP spring in the 130/225 instead of your current 155 rate. You’ll be totally happy with that for your weight.
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    Here’s the KTM part number for that rate spring: 91210093S

    There’s also a 140 rate if you want to go up a bit but for your weight, the 130 should be perfect.
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    Thanks Alon, the suspension guy did a great job of what he had but there's only so much polishing a turd you can do.
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    Alon what are your thoughts on progressive spring? I'll need to call one of the ktm dealers to try and get an answer to the w/p spring,( cant get anywhere with parts finder) but fleabay has progressive springs but hav'nt heard anything about them myself.
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    I don’t have any experience with using a progressive rate spring on the Adv shock.
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