Handle bar mod : Honda CBR 1000RR Motorcycle Forums: 1000RR.net

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-03-2012, 03:25 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Perth West Australia
Posts: 127
Handle bar mod

I've had my '06 CBR from new & just lately the weight on my hands & wrists has become a bit much, I have tried a few sport touring bikes but nothing comes close to the Honda. Has anyone got any info on a good handle bar mod, & does the fairing nose cone & or screen need altering? Thanks in advance.
Mdala is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 12-03-2012, 03:50 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
TYSTYX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Dark Side of the Moon
Posts: 2,681
You need to learn to ride without putting weight on your wrists.

Sent from my M886 using Motorcycle.com Free App
__________________
My drinking team has a racing problem !!
TYSTYX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 08:03 PM   #3
Lifetime Premium
 
SNEAKERHEAD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Chattanooga TN
Posts: 294
Grip with your legs on the tank so that you don't have your weight on your wrist. You will be able to feel the road alot better and the bike will handle better as well. Sorry don't know of any clip on mods to help your problem.
SNEAKERHEAD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-04-2012, 08:38 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
daveblank's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 324
HeliBars will get you in a more upright pisition & relieve some of the pressure. I,ve read that they might require trimming of the fairing.
daveblank is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


» Latest Forum Topics
Fairing Stay 04-07
Yesterday 01:07 PM
Last post by Rotten
Today 01:09 PM
3 Replies, 21 Views
POST A PIC OF YOUR CHICKEN STRIPS
08-24-2014 11:51 PM
by AHOPPE
Last post by AHOPPE
Today 01:08 PM
56 Replies, 1,746 Views
Best of the three? One or two must go!
08-28-2014 12:44 PM
Last post by Marian
Today 12:49 PM
5 Replies, 138 Views
2009 CBR1000RR Dyno Results
Today 12:13 AM
Last post by BCM1000RR
Today 12:47 PM
7 Replies, 68 Views
Pirelli Diablo Superbike Pro 180 or 200
Today 08:15 AM
Last post by MM93
Today 12:41 PM
3 Replies, 36 Views
» Insurance
» Sponsors
» Honda 1000RR Prices
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:14 PM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.
Motorcycle News, Videos and Reviews
Honda Grom Forum Harley Davidson Forum Honda 600RR Kawasaki Forum Yamaha R6 Forum Yamaha FZ-09 Forum
1199 Panigale Forum Roadglide Forum Honda CBR1000 Forum Vulcan Forum Yamaha R1 Forum Yamaha R3 Forum
Ducati Monster Forum Harley Forums Honda CBR250R Forum ZX10R Forum Star Raider Forum Yamaha Viking Forum
Suzuki GSXR Forum V-Rod Forums Honda Shadow Forum Kawasaki Motorcycle Forum Star Warrior Forum KTM Duke 390 Forum
SV650 Forum BMW S1000RR Forum Honda Fury Forum Kawasaki Versys Forum Drag Racing Forum Ducati 899 Panigale Forum
Suzuki V-Strom BMW K1600 Triumph Forum Victory Forums Sportbikes BMW NineT Forum
Volusia Forum BMW F800 Forum Triumph 675 Forum MV Agusta Forum HD Street Forum Suzuki GW250 Forum
Yamaha Motorcycles Victory Gunner Forum Honda Vultus Forum HD LiveWire Forum