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Old 07-25-2010, 03:23 AM
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Originally Posted by MBeige View Post
It's probably a few cm's at most.

The caster calls for probably a 1.5 degree range. I doubt the front wheel moves forward that much.

Some dimension figures are also for Euro spec models with smaller bumpers. US dimensions are longer due to the larger US bumpers.
Yeah I thought so. That's why I put +/- 15mm as an example... there must be a tolerance some where for normal use - in other words for adjustments - and not accident damage.
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