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diff. rebound setting on KYB Forks !

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Hi:confused:

i am confused about the far diffrents on reb. valving in KYB 48mm Forks!

stock on my KX 450/07 Europe

20.11 3x

13.11 (12,11 for my 0,44N/mm Spring?)

18.11

16.11

14.11

12.11

10,20 2x base

09 Honda

20.11 4x

13.11

18.11

16.11

14.11

13,30 2x Base

the springs on both Forks are 0,47kg/mm?

why did the large differentiate?

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I think the Honda guys were testing in the mud this year. Honda's rebound stack is stiff. Too stiff for most and the bike can be greatly improved by using a lighter stack like your Kawi.

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yet honda tend to go really light on LSR on the rear, weird, but then on the 09 everything seems to be geared to getting the bike to turn like a 125, so it makes sence if you think about it.

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the rod thicknesses are different, the 07 kwack is 12mm, and the 09 honda is 12.5mm- less oil flow so needs more damping.

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the rod thicknesses are different, the 07 kwack is 12mm, and the 09 honda is 12.5mm- less oil flow so needs more damping.

i think my KXF has 12,5mm fork rods?

ps.

the Valving works realy good for me on hard packet tracs .(with the smaler 12mm transmissin shim on the reb,0,44N/mm Springs and dual spring dell taco incl epnp Springs!.):)

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