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Dna springer

Anybody have any feedback pn a dns springer ?my VP just picked one up for the ironhead i am building for him.i might pick one up for Fayhe.might mock it up on her to see what it looks like on her.

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I haven't heard much of anything bad about them.. Most people over on Chopper Cult seam to like em, they look to be just as good of quality as the Paughco springers, if not better.
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Nope not a good fit.too narrow

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Just because the one you have in your hands is too narrow, doesn't mean anything.. they make them in all shapes and sizes.. the important part is the length of the steering stem. All other variables can be adapted to work. I have been looking at the prices of Springers for several years, And I feel that I am confidant in my abilities to make my own for right around 200 bucks (maybe more, maybe a little less depending on the price of steel, how much I can score a spring rebuild kit for, and weather or not I change out my triple trees).
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The stem on them is interchangeable.presses in from the bottom.but the back legs where they bend in at the top are too narrow.otherwise i like the look.

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Probably gonna get one when i get working on my shovelhead.

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My buddy Ed has a guy that builds em for 2/3 the cost of Paughco.....do a search of "Unique Cycle" in West Milford, NJ.....give him a call....I was gonna get a girder built for mine.....



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My buddy Ed has a guy that builds em for 2/3 the cost of Paughco.....do a search of "Unique Cycle" in West Milford, NJ.....give him a call....I was gonna get a girder built for mine.....
He's the guy i met at strange days,right?will definitely do that.

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i picked mine up on ebay a few years ago. 3 inch over. i used a c clamp to compress the springs, other than that no problems.

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He's the guy i met at strange days,right?will definitely do that.
Yup....he was down in the corner with the motor homes and such, passin the hot schnapps bottle around, lol....



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