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Old 07-04-2010, 03:18 PM
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Default Re: Need some help with monarch replica front susp.

Originally Posted by Venice Motor Bikes View Post
Here's what I do... I redrill the holes in the fork legs to the same size as the holes in the dropouts. Then move the dropouts to the outside of the fork legs & put the shoulder bolts through from the inside so that the nylock nuts are on the out side of the fork legs & throw away the large spacer washers. I also leave the bolts just loose enough the let the suspension work freely.
If you still need a little extra room for the wheel?, just bend the fork legs apart a bit.

This pic doesn't fully show everything, but you can get the picture.
Nice, I may have to give that a try, (after measuring to make sure even that will clear the spokes).
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