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Old 11-12-2007, 01:09 AM   #1
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thinking about lowering your bike?

here's a good article for those who were thinking about lowering their bike....

"The Long And Short Of It - Lowering Your Bike Safely
Can't quite reach the ground comfortably on your sportbike at a stop? Here are the dos and don'ts of lowering your bike to fit you."

http://www.sportrider.com/tech/146_0...wer/index.html

repost or not, it's an informative article.
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I like low; helps in preventing wheelies; I keep enough distance so that I can still ride it on the streets though.

I never would have believed, but it does help to have the rear on the busa an inch higher; whether droppin front 1" or raising rear up one from stock... really helps in the ride angles
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Old 11-12-2007, 05:38 PM   #3
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Anyone got some numbers as to how much corbin and sargent seats affect seat height on bikes like the SV650?
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Anyone got some numbers as to how much corbin and sargent seats affect seat height on bikes like the SV650?
they should be near same. the corbin and sargent seats just cup the buttocks better
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they should be near same. the corbin and sargent seats just cup the buttocks better
What about a Corbin on top of a sargent?
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Old 11-17-2007, 06:33 PM   #6
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they should be near same. the corbin and sargent seats just cup the buttocks better


he said "buttocks"
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