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Old 09-24-19, 08:31 AM
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carlosponti
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Originally Posted by prj71 View Post
720-800mm is the average these days. Way more control and better leverage. No way would I ride with 660mm bars. Tried it once and the steering was way too twitchy.
I rode a bike in the 500s back in the day no way would I want to go back. Love my wider bars. I've been thinking of going from 720 to 760. "way more control and better leverage" is so true.
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