MotoHouston.com MotoHouston.com
Register Members List Member Map Media Calendar Garage Forum Home Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MotoHouston.com > General Discussion > General Discussion (Moto Related)
Forgot info?

Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!

Register Today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.


FREE MH Decals by MAIL!

Advertisement

Reply
Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 09-09-2008, 09:07 PM   #21
CaligoneTx
Forest Gnome Tour Guide
 
CaligoneTx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Valhalla
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 21,558

Experience: 10+ years

Bike(s):
Triumph 675r
Ducati 748
Hyosungs (250r + 650r)
Honda 900rr
Suzuki Busa1300r (+2 bikes)






Send a message via AIM to CaligoneTx Send a message via Yahoo to CaligoneTx
^^^true, it helps, but the lower center of gravity effects turn in for a corner. Without the weight being higher on thebike, it plants more and doesn't allow such a smooth turn in. the bike will feel heavier.

I take my 540lb beast and crouch it; lower the front 1.25" and keep the rear stock height. This puts alot more pressure on my hands when riding, but also allows alot more turn in. the problem is ground clearance in the front and the possibility to scraping the fairings before pegs due to lower front facia... see avatar.
__________________
triumphsig
CaligoneTx is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need someone to help lower my bike!!!! mrjohnican General Discussion (Moto Related) 12 05-20-2013 09:53 AM
best way to lower a bike ~1 inch Lokati General Discussion (Moto Related) 27 02-11-2011 09:42 PM
how to lower my bike 4918david How To's and Q & A's 5 09-02-2009 07:32 AM
strap to lower bike for drag strip? Chris24 How To's and Q & A's 13 07-19-2007 11:34 PM
Any good shops that can lower a bike correctly? kingkong General Discussion (Moto Related) 16 05-30-2006 11:50 PM
Advertisement
Reply


Thread Tools

Advertisement


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:17 AM.


MotoHouston.com is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy