GSXR Fork Conversion dust seal?

Henrik Bo Pedersen henrikbp at gmail.com
Mon Jul 4 17:21:09 PDT 2011


Thanks Zoran,

So I fit the GSXR type seal between the bearing and the tension nut - right?

Henrik

On Jul 4, 2011, at 8:18 PM, Zoran wrote:

> You can not use stock sv seal, you have to use gsxr one.
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> Thanks,
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> Zoran Vujasinovic
> TWF Racing
> 775-786-4881
> www.twfracing.com
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> On Jul 4, 2011, at 4:11 PM, Henrik Bo Pedersen wrote:
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>> I'm finally getting around to putting GSXR forks on my 1999 SV using Zoran's bearing kit.
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>> Question: What do you guys recommend for dust seal at the top bearing?
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>> 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.
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>> 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.
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>> 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.
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>> What say ye?
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>> Thanks,
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>> Henrik
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