Replaced Handlebars


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  • tpsman

Posted September 15, 2006 - 10:46 PM

#1

I got around to replacing the stock bars on my 650R. I did quite a bit of research, and found lots of people asking questions, but not necessarily all of the answers I was looking for... So, hopefully someone else can benefit from my experience! Here is my new set up.

Renthal Jimmy Button Bars
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Dirtbike Pro Risers (Move the bars up and forward about an inch each direction)
http://www.dirtbikep...uct/630-5498219
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Motion Pro Cables, each cable 3" longer than stock ($27 per cable plus shipping) Cable length appears to be just right. No binding in either direction, and the cables are still routed like the factory specs.
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Scott Grips

I haven't gotten to ride it yet, but I really liked the new feel sitting on it in the garage...

Stock
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New and improved
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  • frankstr

Posted September 16, 2006 - 07:15 AM

#2

tpsman, Welcome to TT..A lot of great guys here..And plenty of info and a store to shop at too.....Check out the Garage......

Your bike Looks great...Enjoy that ride...... :thumbsup:

  • justicedone

Posted September 16, 2006 - 07:32 AM

#3

Wow, that looks close to 3" higher overall than stock. I hope it fits you well and I am sure it will feel a lot better. I ride an L, but love the Pro-Taper upgrade I did on mine it was probably at least 2" higher than stock and feels perfect.

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