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Old 08-02-19, 02:07 PM
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BlazingPedals
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Originally Posted by Leisesturm View Post
Within weeks of building my Highracer, I fashioned a steering damper for it AND a powerful 'return to center' force moment that allowed me, at 60, to ̶r̶i̶d̶e̶ control the thing like someone half my age, by the end of the first riding season.
A fully faired and socked TourEasy has a return-to-center spring provided by the lycra sock centering the handlebars. I don't think that's cheating. Not everyone likes the effect, though.
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