What Is a Springer Front End?


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Springer front ends, paired with springer forks, are the front wheel mounting assemblies for motorcycles. The springer front end consists of the fork assembly, surrounded by a series of springs in the neck of the front end that act as the shock absorbers for the front axle.

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Springer front ends come in a variety of sizes and colors. The sizes are measured from the bottom of the neck to the center of the axle, and can range from 19 to 39 inches, depending on the size of the motorcycle. Front ends can have a raw metal finish, a chrome-plated finish or a powder-coated finish of any color of paint.

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