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I got a pile of shocks and springs from a lot of different bikes....just looking for an idea of a starting point for rates and angles. Post pictures if you can.
 

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The swingarm also wasn't designed to accommodate a 180mm tire, disc brake, or a 17x5.5 alloy wheel but we're going to figure that all out too :D

Asking other people who have done it what they did is all part of research
 

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I've also already been through that entire list I think and while a few of them say what shock they used, none of them say "and X.Xkg/mm spring". The angle is pretty much fixed...you can only go so far and clear the wheel/backbone. The spring rate is pretty important, though.
 

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