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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-20-2012, 10:08 PM Thread Starter
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burly slammer kit (HELP)

putting a 21" wheel up front on a 2011 flrtx wich will raise the front about +1.25" i bought a burly slammer kit wich states up to -2" drop i only want to lower it -1.25 not the full -2" the spring kit came with .75 plastic spacers but the instructions for my year of bike says not to run the spacers im trying to make the bike set level so i need to lower it 1.25" can anyone tell me if i can run the spacers and what length spacer to run?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-21-2012, 05:34 PM
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Give Burly tech a call. If they are like Progressive they will tell you what the length of the preload will be depending on your weight and amount of drop desired.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-21-2012, 05:37 PM
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+1 for Redfish - but if they are like Progressive they will be wrong.

I went for 1 inch and got almost 2
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-21-2012, 10:18 PM Thread Starter
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thanks for your help. called progressive not much help guess it's gonna be trial and error for me didnt want to have to tear it down several times to get it right.
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