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Old 05-08-2008, 02:44 AM   #16
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The setup I was using when I was driving the MTX4 was:
MRX4 spring with 1.7-2.0mm preload
Mugen yellow shoe
0.6 clutch gap
0.1 end play

Sometimes I used the IDM spring with 2 - 2.3mm preload but I liked the MRX4 spring better.
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Old 05-08-2008, 05:01 AM   #17
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Lil bump are there washers between the front bearing and the Collete? Could you measure the length of the Collete your using from the end that touches the front bearing to the "tip" of the Collete?

Look at the date when I posted that message. I've learned how to setup a clutch since then. thanks anyway
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I think most people run 1.0 - 1.2 mm (with silver hard spring) for MRX
sorry, i forgot to mention ...... i'm using mrx4's ultra hard ( black spring ).

Recently i'm using 1mm pre load.
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Old 05-08-2008, 04:52 PM   #19
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I have been using the flyweights with the 5 mm holes and the super hard spring with a yellow shoe. This setup really hits hard!
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