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Author:  Johnny [ Fri Oct 24, 2008 12:53 pm ]
Post subject:  American Suspension Fork tube diameters

I have an American Suspension Fork on my bike and I was told that its a 2-1/2 inch fork
not a 63mm. Is this right, I know the fork on my Harley is a 41mm, what gives?

Author:  super [ Fri Oct 24, 2008 2:57 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: American Suspension Fork tube diameters

Forks made in the USA typically buy thier steel from USA steel mills so they are inch sizes like 2-1/2" or 1-7/8. If a fork advertises 63mm it probably is made overseas. Most of the harley forks 41mm are made overseas (probably as cheaply as possible) I have heard that most of the parts on a Harley are made overseas. I own a bike from Thunder Mountain, it cost moire, but its American Muscle.

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