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Old 02-15-2010, 03:08 PM   #1
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Maximum fork rake?

What is a safe maximum fork rake angle when loaded for a light bike like the Hyo250?


is 105 deg still acceptable?


The bike weighs 277, Im 220.
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Old 02-15-2010, 04:48 PM   #2
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Rake or trail?
I'm pretty sure the 105 is your trail number and should be acceptable.
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Old 02-15-2010, 05:50 PM   #3
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Forgive my vocabulary, thank you.



Should that be resting or loaded? I havent checked what Im at since I raised the rear; I will tomorrow.

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The bike weighs 277
I think it's 377 dry
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277.8 http://www.bikez.com/motorcycles/hyo...t250r_2007.php
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that thing is light........ should be fun to flick around the forest
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I see that.

This site says 370.4 lbs. http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/23184/...ng-GT250R.aspx

and HYOSUNG's site says 377 lbs but it doesn't specify the year http://www.hyosungmotorsusa.com/prod...s&model=GT250R

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I dont know. I know I can pick it up w one arm.
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I dont know. I know I can pick it up w one arm.
Maybe you should let the bike ride you
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