Squish setting

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Kgsdb
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Squish setting

#1 Post by Kgsdb » Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:39 pm

Hi
Can anyone tell me the quish setting for a standard Rd 500 in mm useing solder wire in the plug hole and in cc useing fluid
Also what psi should I get with a compression tester after a top end rebuild
Any help much much appreciated
Thanks dave

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Jeff B
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Re: Squish setting

#2 Post by Jeff B » Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:13 pm

The squish is way to big in standard form. Probably different from front to rear as well.

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Re: Squish setting

#3 Post by PaulGreen » Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:51 pm

Dave,
The manual says you should get 128 psi.
Working towards that with my own bike.

Cheers,
Paul

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Re: Squish setting

#4 Post by Kgsdb » Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:12 pm

Thanks paul

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