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Old 08-29-2008, 03:05 PM   #1
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Question Cusco coilover folks... what color dots are on your springs and what rates are they?

I just picked up a set of Zero 2Es and I am unsure of the spring rates.

They are either 8/6 or 10/8...

Front spring has a green dot on the second coil, and an orange dot on the 3rd.
Rear spring has an orange dot on the second, pink on the third.

Can anyone decipher these markings and let me know what rates these are? Is there a chart online somewhere?

Maybe we can build a reference chart in this thread =)

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Old 08-30-2008, 12:29 AM   #2
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Old 09-02-2008, 09:57 AM   #3
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Fine fine...

I'll just take everything apart, and use 50lb weights and a measuring tape to figure it out =P

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if you're going to the IAG meet, i think they have a spring rate tester.

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Didn't IAG JUST have a meet?

Sticking 100lb of weights on them should be enough to get the info that I need.

It won't compress them much, but I should be able to tell if they compress 1/4in or not...

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Didn't IAG JUST have a meet?

Sticking 100lb of weights on them should be enough to get the info that I need.

It won't compress them much, but I should be able to tell if they compress 1/4in or not...

-- Dave
August was our Swap Meet, and September 14 is our first annual Open House! We do indeed have a spring tester and would be glad to help out if needed!

Let us know if we can be of any assistance!

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