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post #1 of 2 Old 11-16-2006, 07:43 PM Thread Starter
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Ohlins spring rate

I am going to buy an Ohlins rear shock from a 150lb friend for my 919. I weigh 170. I called Dan. I gave him the spring #. He said the spring is rated for 180 lbs. At 170 plus gear and I'm at the limit of what the spring is rated for.

It seems that I read somewhere that Ohlins springs are underrated. That is that they are "stronger" than they say. I'm hopng I won't need to change the spring. What do the Ohlins owners think?

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post #2 of 2 Old 11-16-2006, 07:48 PM
 
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You should be fine. But, you'll know for sure when you set your sag. Someone on here could probably give you some digits.

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