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Old 02-15-2011, 09:30 PM
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Default Re: Suspension Fork on Cruiser

Originally Posted by Logorrhea View Post
So, I've been in the process of a mental construction of my first build. I'm ordering a 80cc (68cc) Skyhawk engine kit from Spooky Tooth Cycles tonight. Then I'll be in search of the ideal bike. I'm really drawn to the idea of a old Schwinn, but then installing a suspension fork with disk brakes to it. Unfortunately, I don't know the first thing about the sizing of forks in comparison to the frame. Not sure if my question is more belonging on a mountain bike thread or what, but figure there is someone on here who can help. Are forks universal in size? Are there any major red flags I'm unaware of in doing this?
Check out Venice Motor Bikes link here....he's built all kinds of bikes with suspension forks and disc incredibly gifted guy ....

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