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Can some one give us some ground clearance numbers please! We just put the bike togather to a rolling chasie and we are trying to locate whare to put the upper shock mounts but we dont really know whare to start from. So we are running 18" rimsand I figured we could use a number from the ground to the frame any help would be great. Thanks

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Not exactly sure what you're looking for...does the frame not have the upper shock mounting points? Did you remove them? I believe you'll need to have the swingarm in the frame to establish the correct mounting point. Does the swingarm have the lower mounts?

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Not exactly sure what you're looking for...does the frame not have the upper shock mounting points? Did you remove them? I believe you'll need to have the swingarm in the frame to establish the correct mounting point. Does the swingarm have the lower mounts?

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Yes we removed the upper shock mounts to make a new rear hoop. Im looking for a number I can use to make the new ones. Im not sure how high to make the back end. Since we didn't want to make the thing sit too high I figured we could use some numbers from the ground to the frame rails. Iknow their at different hights so if you sould specify which side that would be great.
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Yes we removed the upper shock mounts to make a new rear hoop. Im looking for a number I can use to make the new ones. Im not sure how high to make the back end. Since we didn't want to make the thing sit too high I figured we could use some numbers from the ground to the frame rails. Iknow their at different hights so if you sould specify which side that would be great.
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Hi Richie,
Did you figure this out yet? I would stay roughly with stock shick position and change the geometry with the front end. If you do lower the shock mounts, I would go too much from stock. Plus when you change the angle your changing the dampning and rebound.

Aaron
 
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