Author Topic: Rear Shock for CR500 Linkage  (Read 851 times)

Offline havinnoj

Rear Shock for CR500 Linkage
« on: March 27, 2018, 05:16:21 PM »
Gents - as I've talked to Axis shock vendors for CR500 linkage setup, I was surprised to find out most recommend single rate over dual rate springs.  Mainly this is because the link already provides progression. Curious from those that have CR500 linkage - what shock setup do you have / like / or wish you had.

Online supernutt

Re: Rear Shock for CR500 Linkage
« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2018, 08:31:10 PM »
I love my PEP ZPS dual rate spring rear shock on my laeger.  Now I am not a racer just ride trails and sand dunes but I have never ridden anything smoother 
86r 310 pro-x C-Leigh ported TRX5 CR ignition HLS shocks 38pwk
97 Laeger XC narrow CR500 link +4  t-pin
89 trx250r PEP ported ct mid pipe

Offline Burns363R

Re: Rear Shock for CR500 Linkage
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2018, 07:39:05 AM »
Both Maul Tech and Motowoz recommended i do single rate on my CR500 link when i bought new shocks.  So I did.  For comparison, Motowoz has my No Link setup with dual rate as well as my Texierea Tech link on my 450r.
TRX 363R 02- Laeger Narrow Frame/CR500 Link, Motowoz Suspension, Roll Design +4 LT Arms,RPM Dominator +4 axle, LED 363 MX, LED 350G Pipe, 38 A/S CR Ignition

TRX 363R 86- Stock frame(gusseted),KOQ-No Link Swinger, JD MGC LT Arms) Motowoz Shocks, LED 370/350D pipe, 38 A/S Carb, CR Ignition

Offline havinnoj

Re: Rear Shock for CR500 Linkage
« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2018, 01:32:57 PM »
Thanks @supernutt and @Burns363R, appreciate the feedback.