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post #1 of 3 Old 07-15-2012, 01:34 PM Thread Starter
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Heavily modded DL1000 questions

Hi All,

Does anyone have links to any USD fork conversions? How about alternative front fairings? I'm anticipating a DL1000 in my future (maybe a 650 who knows) and I have a bit of a disorder for tinkering. I've only owned one bike (My DRZ) that I haven't changed anything on, and only because it was purchased fully tricked out : )

I'm searching around, and have seen GlitchOZ's stuff. Anyone take the DL and make it more street oriented instead of going the dirt direction?
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post #2 of 3 Old 07-15-2012, 01:53 PM
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I'd send my forks to Suspensions by Sasquatch or at least have Jay create a shim stack based on my weight and riding style.
There are threads about Race-Tech valves et al but I don't know enough about suspension mods and testing them to put the time required into the task.

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Yeah I'm strongly considering Sasquach for the rear shock. I'll be riding my V on pavement only really. I wonder if someone has a KTM990SM front end lying around anywhere...
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