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fork inner tube

Postby vincentvv » Sun Mar 19, 2017 2:53 pm

Hello,

Does someone know the difference between the fork inner tube for a G80 and the inner tube for a CS model? Lenght? Thickness?
Looks like I need to renew mine or let them chrome again.... :cry:

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Re: fork inner tube

Postby Andy51 » Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:27 pm

Hi Vincent, in 1954, tube fork inter part no 016322 was listed for all single except 16MCS and 18CS, which used part no 016377. I don't know what the difference was but I believe that later, when the 1 1/4 in forks came out, the CS models stayed with the lighter 1 1/8 tubes which were made from a stronger steel alloy. Perhaps the pre-55 models used a stronger steel for the CS models? I am not aware of any dimensional differences. Andy

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