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Old 10-04-2012, 07:08 AM   #41
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Originally Posted by STUFF2C View Post
Has anyone ever hydroplaned on a MC?

I've ridden awful fast in A LOT of "REAL" heavy rain (referred to as Toad Stranglers here in Floriduh) and I don't think I have ever felt that happen.
Go faster and find a deeper puddle... I hit ~5" deep puddle at the edge of a highway once at probably 80ish. The bike didn't feel connected to the pavement and the motor revved up but it didn't really do anything whacky just sorta floated straight through. I did slow down some though...
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