Why will they be stiff at first then soften up?
If the spring is collapsing or changing rate significantly, that to me would be a poorly engineered/manufactured spring.
Just from experience.....after the first few rides they seem to become more compliant.....seat of the pants thing i spose.......wait....maybe thats were i go wrong....i am sitting on the triples ?
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