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Old 01-05-2012, 10:44 PM   #1
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Stretched?

Anyone here have their CBR stretched? I'm wondering at what point (in inches) do you start to notice a differience in lean in?
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Old 01-07-2012, 02:13 PM   #2
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Don't expect too many here to have stretched CBRs. Most of us road race and have little interest in stretching...
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Old 01-07-2012, 07:51 PM   #3
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i just got my 3rd cbr and i am about to stretch it....ive stretched all my bikes to around 6 inches.....there is a noticeable difference with lean in with that stretch....i don't know anyone who does less than 6 inches...hope that helps you out a little with your decision
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whyyy would you stretch it...? O_o
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Old 01-08-2012, 05:41 PM   #5
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I also would like to know when is it really noticable
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Old 01-08-2012, 06:41 PM   #6
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i stretched mine because i wanted to take it on the track a few times
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i stretched mine because i wanted to take it on the track a few times
Wouldn't that be the exact opposite of what you would want on the track? Stretch is for drag strips, not tracks!
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Old 01-08-2012, 07:42 PM   #8
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Wouldn't that be the exact opposite of what you would want on the track? Stretch is for drag strips, not tracks!
Isn't a drag strip also a track?
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Old 01-08-2012, 07:55 PM   #10
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If your not taking it to the track its not a horrible difference, my 6-7 inch stretch handles just fine, but I haven't really had a chance to ride it much. Just bought it stretched, if I don't like it I'll change it back.
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