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Old 12-08-2012, 04:55 PM   #47
PeterW
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Joined: Nov 2005
Location: Gold Coast
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dduelin View Post
The tires shorten the wheelbase 6 inches, raises the CG, and sharpens the steering geometry? That is amazing.
No, but the DL is taller and has wider bars, so there's more ability to force the bike to do what you want - which compensates for the longer wheelbase to SOME extent.

As for the geometry, just hit the front brake hard before turning the suspension dive will fix that for yer


Pete
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