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I use my 150f for MX.. I am past the usage of a revalved stock shock and need to go with an aftermarket shock. According to fox, there shock is good for a 170 rider but is this for trail riding or mx? Any of you guys out there have a fox and MX it? how much do you way and are you using the stock spring?

I am not talking about some little 10 ft jumps but 40 to 50 some bigger. I found a place to custom wind me a spring for what I think it needs but need to know how they rate first.

please help asap

Matt

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I'd email or call Fox and ask them if it's for up to 170lb trail or mx rider. I called them a few weeks ago to find out about getting the shock set up for my weight (200lbs) and they could not do it. I was kind of disappointed but I ended up getting the Works shock and I'm very happy with it.

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i found a place to get the spring i need.. i weigh 180. After talking to Odi at feal, he suggested the fox over the work cause he can do more with it if i don't like it

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I've been thinking about getting the Fox for my 150 as well. From what I've seen though-- they do NOT increase the ride height at all. Would the Fox shock, and the 230 dog bone link raise it more than an inch? I'm planning on a 230 front end as well. --L*64

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I was thinking about asking if they can use a 150R clevice, then have it cut down some so the OAL of the shock will be 15.4 inches eye to eye. --L*64

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