Have a look at the manual for your specific RP23 or download it from the fox website. The propedal settings for my RP23 are. I just got a Fox RP23 shock. Just follow directions on the Fox website. Your bikes manual should be able to tell you how much sag you. Here’s a quick overview of how to set up your Fox RP23 rear shock for best performance.
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Usually a good starting point is your weight in lbs in psi. You are a little over that but alot depends on the suspension design and riding style. Have a look at the manual for your specific RP23 or download it from the fox website.
The propedal settings for my RP23 are:. It is a dream of a shock once bedded in.
For the boost valve they usually recommend 1xPsi per lb in weight, so the guide for you would be psi. What bike is it? Manufacturers have different tunes on the propedal to suit the bike. All the above advice makes sense to me. I run psi rear and 75psi front F and am 13st 9lb. I fine the 1st pp setting does fine on ascents. Manuwl you pedal is important too — you can learn not to bounce floag a kid on a space hopper eventually.
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You could try stripping and rebuilding without a new seal. Did that on mine when I got it and its been fine till a tf service a year later. Cleaning out the valve core helped alot too.
Fpx pressure do you guys run? With an RP23 on an Orange 5 the nature of the design means you run a little higher psi than your weight in lbs.
Conversley with an RP23 on a Yeti ASR the nature of the design means fxo run a little lower psi than your weight in lbs. Depending on riding style. As above shock rated for upto psi, this may overwhelm the damping though rebound so may need a tune to keep it slow enough.
Have a look at the setup guide here:. You do need a high amount of PSI for the Spark to pedal properly — manaul compress tune does the shock have? The Spark needs a medium tune at least. If you can find your bikes manual on-line you should be able to get the intiial setup info in that, most people will then adjust this to suit their own riding style.
Could anyone tell me from his own experience whether the settings are ok, or need to be adapted for the Spark? I reckon not… Getting the right air pressure looks to be quite tricky too, I tried psi for my 85 kg, but after some posts here, I will probably end up a bit higher for a 9,5 mm sag…. I managed to set up the air pressure correctly, but what really surprised me was the side play…will have to use some 0,5 mm spacers for each side….
Take your shock pump with you on the next ride and add or subtract a bit until the bike rides how you want it to ride.
Then note pressure for future. Im 74kg with camelbak etc and use psi in Zesty RP If the pro pedal makes the shock ,anual out your using too much air. It should provide a stiffer ride but still provide full suspension action. Viewing 32 posts – 1 through 32 of 32 total. Thanks Posted 6 years ago. The propedal settings for my Manua, are: Posted 6 years ago. No good — he has a DT shock. Depending on riding style Posted 6 years ago.
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At just over kg I run circa lb on my Alpine. Have a look at the setup guide here: You should notice the difference with Propedal on or off…. I reckon not… Getting the right air pressure looks to be quite tricky too, I tried psi for my 85 kg, but after some posts here, I will probably end up a bit higher for a 9,5 mm sag… Posted 6 years ago.
I managed to set up the air pressure correctly, but what really surprised me was the side play…will have to use some 0,5 mm spacers for each side… Posted 6 years ago.