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Old 03-04-2002, 09:16 AM
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Just measured the length of my MTX rear shocks.....65.5mm total length. I need about 2mm on the set screw to touch the chassis...this is ok for me!!!
of cuz it is ok for you!! you are not going to run your MTX2 i think !
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Originally posted by dtm


Just measured the length of my MTX rear shocks.....65.5mm total length. I need about 2mm on the set screw to touch the chassis...this is ok for me!!!
how did u get the measurement? from where to where?
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:17 AM
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yeah you are right. i wish i can go to tokyo this month end !!!!!
We are trying to squeeze a 'day trip' to Tokyo soon...save on the hotel bill!!!!
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:18 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


hehe...thats part of the fun!!!! RR options are cheaper than MTX!!
dtm loves to collect v1rr main chassis
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Originally posted by hurhur


how did u get the measurement? from where to where?
Just take the total length of the shock extended!! My MTX is next to me!!!!
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Originally posted by dtm


hehe...thats part of the fun!!!! RR options are cheaper than MTX!!
ya its very strange why MTX options are more expensive. egs inlcude the 5 star top deck (but its a NICE piece of work compared to the V1) and the kawa neg diff
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:19 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


dtm loves to collect v1rr main chassis
I only have 3....KY has 3......and Mr Dick has 3!!!!!! you have even more!!!!!!
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:20 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


Just take the total length of the shock extended!! My MTX is next to me!!!!
from the top of the shock cap to the end of the ballend right?
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:20 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


of cuz it is ok for you!! you are not going to run your MTX2 i think !
haha....it looks about right from where I'm sitting right now!!!
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:21 AM
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Originally posted by hurhur


from the top of the shock cap to the end of the ballend right?
yep!
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:22 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


Just take the total length of the shock extended!! My MTX is next to me!!!!
maybe you can check and tell me if the ballends is screwed to the limit until it covers all the threads on the shock.
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:24 AM
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Originally posted by hurhur


maybe you can check and tell me if the ballends is screwed to the limit until it covers all the threads on the shock.
Theres about 1/2 thread showing.... but I'm using Racing Jack MTX ball ends...I'm not sure if they are the same length as original!
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Originally posted by dtm


Theres about 1/2 thread showing.... but I'm using Racing Jack MTX ball ends...I'm not sure if they are the same length as original!
how long are your ballends then?
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Old 03-04-2002, 09:26 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


Theres about 1/2 thread showing.... but I'm using Racing Jack MTX ball ends...I'm not sure if they are the same length as original!
they are of same length !
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A arms sit almost horizontal when shocks are fully extended...I am using the lowest hole on the shock tower...that should give me less downstop.....if I remember correctly!!! where are you Manticore.....??????
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