See details and applications below.
Version A for
- Thunderbird 1600 (2009-2015)
- Thunderbird 1700 Storm 2011-2017
Version B for
- Thunderbird LT (2014-2017)
- Thunderbird Commander 2014-2017
Same length as the bike's original dampers.
Designed and made in southern France, these Shock Factory dampers are fantastic quality for the price!
All the alloy parts are CNC-milled from solid aluminium, then anodized for a perfect and durable finish. The springs are finished in black oven-baked epoxy paint.
Gas (nitrogen) / oil volume compensator shock absorbers.
Shaft diameter 12mm, piston diameter 25mm.
External diameter 65mm.
Adjustment for hardness (both compression and rebound) via a manual 14-position knob, the changing the setting takes seconds!
Adjustment for preload with key supplied.
Sold in pairs.
Delivered pre-adjusted for an "average" use: mostly solo use, with average-weight rider. See below the heavy-duty option is you think it will better suit your needs.
You can order a heavy-duty version which will come with harder springs and pre-adjusted on harder settings - choose this if you meet one or more of the following criteria:
- you ride mostly solo but weigh 150kg/340lbs or more
- you ride most often with a passenger and heavy luggage
Easy fitment, direct replacement of the original dampers with no modification required.
12 month warranty.