Monthly Archives: May 2018

2 Clicks Out: Shock Static Sag

By | 2018-05-14T15:15:39+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: All, Free, Suspension, Video|

Static or Free Sag is more critical for the rear of the bike than for the front because you're essentially sitting atop the shock. Here we present the full shock static sag spectrum; none, some, just right, and too much. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. [...]

2 Clicks Out: Shock Rebound Too Fast

By | 2018-05-09T04:58:45+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: All, Suspension, Tires, Video|

When shock rebound is out of adjustment it is most commonly too fast, for 2 reasons. First, it seems the factory shock rebound settings of most bikes off the showroom floor is set too fast to begin with. Why? Nobody knows. Second, as the shock ages with mileage the oil thins which speeds up the [...]

Ask Dave: Geometry & Environment

By | 2018-05-07T21:37:58+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Categories: All, Free, Suspension, Video|

A street environment has different demands from a track environment. You can get a better ride by optimizing suspension setup and geometry for each. For example, track setups can be torture on the street, and street setups horribly inadequate (even dangerous) for the track. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, [...]