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    Dakar XC 100mm to 120mm

    Has anyone upgraded their Dakar xc's front fork and bumped up the travel? Any info on a safe amount of travel increase? My buddy is giving me his Fox Float 32, and I want to set it up for a decent amount of travel without compromising my frames structural integrity. I know as a blanket statement, setting it up to the factory's 100mm will be the safest bet.. But I'm thinking 110 or 120 shouldn't destroy the geometry.

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    This is a 2012 Dakar XC Comp by the way.

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    The 2009 XC had a 120MM Rockshox Tora and my older 2005 Dakar Sport had a travel adjust Manitou 100-130mm Splice. It could void warranty though.

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    That's awesome to know. I figured warranty wise.. But Thank you!

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    The frames look like they haven't changed at all.. I think the 120 should be safe enough. I'm not a hardcore rider... Just a bit heavy at 200lbs

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