GSXR Fork Conversion dust seal?

Zoran zv30 at
Mon Jul 4 17:18:31 PDT 2011

You can not use stock sv seal, you have to use gsxr one.


Zoran Vujasinovic
TWF Racing

On Jul 4, 2011, at 4:11 PM, Henrik Bo Pedersen wrote:

> I'm finally getting around to putting GSXR forks on my 1999 SV using Zoran's bearing kit.
> Question: What do you guys recommend for dust seal at the top bearing?
> At the bottom I used what I think is the GSXR seal: a thin brass finish metal washer with a rubber sealing edge. It fit nicely up into the SV steering head.
> The SV rubber cup could fit between the top bearing and the tension nut - the one with notches for a hook spanner - and would seal around the top of the steering head.
> The GSXR type would fit in the same spot between the bearing and the tension nut and might seal onto the top of the steering head.
> What say ye?
> Thanks,
> Henrik

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