Handle bar size 2007 yz 450

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  • j.rush337

Posted August 05, 2014 - 06:25 AM


I am about to purchase the tusk handlebar riser kit due to being 6,4 and having trouble crouching down when standing on the bike, and when I entered my specific bike into the criteria the only size that came up are th 1 1/8" clamps, I thought my stock bars were the 7/8 size. So my question is what size bars are on the stock yz 450f i have searched and came up with nothing, thanks guys.

  • grayracer513

Posted August 05, 2014 - 06:28 AM


YZ's have had 1 1/8 bars on them since '06 at least.

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  • j.rush337

Posted August 05, 2014 - 06:35 AM


Great, thanks for the help.

  • mikedabike

Posted August 05, 2014 - 11:40 AM


Raising the bars only fixes one issue.  The other is you need to move then forward.  Buy an upper clamp that lets you move the bar position forward.


I like the Renthal RC high.  It is the tallest bar you can get.  I have tried running a higher setup using risers but it made the bike feel like a chopper with the bars so high. Now I only run the bars with no risers.  I am also 6'4".

  • j.rush337

Posted August 05, 2014 - 12:27 PM


I was about to purchase the rc high bars, but I am not that good at riding so I thought this would give a noticeable difference. So do you feel I should return my spacers and buy the handlebars, and will the risers hinder my performance rather than help?

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