Blistered hands


8 replies to this topic
  • motolawson

Posted September 27, 2004 - 05:50 PM

#1

2 weeks ago I road two days in a row with no problem on my hands. The suspension was too soft, I kept bottoming. I had it valved and sub tanks installed. I'm not bottoming anymore but it seems alittle rough going through the brakeing bumps and woops< I guess anything small. My hands are badly blistered after a day and a half of riding at the same track. Can anyone steer me in the direction of a solution?
Thanks

  • YZRIDER1127

Posted September 27, 2004 - 06:38 PM

#2

Where some Gloves :cry: If you are make sure you have the right amount of sag, then if its still not smooth adjust your forks compression or rebound.

  • YZRIDER1127

Posted September 27, 2004 - 06:38 PM

#3

Where some Gloves :cry: If you are make sure you have the right amount of sag, then if its still not smooth adjust your forks compression or rebound.

  • Blue4Ever

Posted September 27, 2004 - 07:09 PM

#4

Did they replace the fork valves or revalve your orig. ones? And what info did you give to the person who did the revalve? Such as rider weight & ability. If adjusting out the compression don't help, I would talk to the person who did your revalve. If the revalve is done right w/the correct info it should feel plush on the small stuff & only bottom once in a while, such as over jumping & flat landings. I do not know your ridding ability, is it possiable you had a case of the death grip? I may be way off, but hope this helps!

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  • YZ426FPilot

Posted September 28, 2004 - 09:03 PM

#5

Silk glove liners. Keeps blisters away, hands stay cool in the summer, warm in the winter. :cry:

  • jespertheil

Posted September 28, 2004 - 11:27 PM

#6

What kind of grips do you use??

  • motolawson

Posted September 29, 2004 - 04:25 AM

#7

I'm not sure of the name but they have a softer compound in the middle.

  • oldblue

Posted September 29, 2004 - 09:22 AM

#8

Moose Kevlar Glove Liners! No blisters at all when wearing these in my glves! :cry:

  • Ga426owner

Posted September 29, 2004 - 12:32 PM

#9

I find that blistering is usually caused from gripping too tight. I have used soft compound and now use hard compound Renthal grips(yes really I do) and I rarely ever get blisters...





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