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Old 07-05-2012, 04:51 AM   #13415
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Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Originally Posted by Snapper View Post
Did I mention I weight 150lbs and ride solo unladen? Preload was probably set around 25% when I lost the side stand switch. Was in a decent lean when a hidden mid corner dip bottomed me. Preload bumped up to 35-40% now which is about as high as I can go and still have some reasonably even compliance between front and rear suspension.
Yeah that's one of those worst case scenarios. You're into something committed and then SURPRISE! and you know that's not good, cringing when you look etc.

Hmm, Lateral G junkie? You might have other umm, complicating factors.
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