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I was wondering what shocks could I put on a 2000 M2 to lower it? Thank you
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There are none unless you get a custom made Penske shock which will set you back abut $950.
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all you have to do is make a new front shock mount. can you weld? do you have a band saw, a drill press and a belt sander? if not pm me. I make them
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I know this is a fairly old post but (SCRATCH THAT... its a very only post, haha... i though it was 2013, not 2011) oh well........ The M2 did come in a M2L version which was a lowered biked... how much lower i do not know. There were a ton of M2L new shocks on ebay.... havnt looked in a while. You could also find a (no longer made to my knowledge) West-Tek front shock mount... this is a lowering mount that lowers the rear between 1 to 1.5"
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I was wondering what shocks could I put on a 2000 M2 to lower it? Thank you
I haven't been on here in forever but figured I would answer your question anyway.

the best way (in my opinion) to lower the back of an old buell is to make a new front shock mount.

this way you can raise or lower it as much as you want. but be very carful because there is a hell of a lot of stress going on there.

disclaimer; don't even attempt this unless you really know what you are doing and have a solid background in engineering, welding, machining and fabricating.

I don't like to cut and weld a stock mount. I use 3/8 thick steel. this is the only place on the bike where I dont care about weight.

I have a good design for an adjustable front mount but haven't made one yet
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