New Tire and Bars (pics)


4 replies to this topic
  • 07XR650L

Posted May 27, 2007 - 05:58 AM

#1

Just thought I'd share some pics of my new Kenda Trackmaster 2 and my Fly Racing bars, with risers. The tire isn't as bad on the road as I expected, it actually does pretty well, and it is a HUGE improvement over stock. The color of my bars matches the oil temp. dipstick good too. What do you guys think of risers? I'm kinda worried that if I hit the dirt hard, that the longer bolts may shear. Here's the pics:




http://i65.photobuck...0L/100_0857.jpg

http://i65.photobuck...0L/100_0856.jpg

http://i65.photobuck...0L/100_0848.jpg

http://i65.photobuck...0L/100_0859.jpg

  • bigredxr

Posted May 27, 2007 - 06:10 AM

#2

Why no matching front tire? Don't u want to keep the front from washing out in the dirt/sand as well? Bars look great! Keep up the good work.

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • 07XR650L

Posted May 27, 2007 - 06:39 AM

#3

Thanks big red. I wanted to try out just the rear tire to see how things worked out. After a couple rides I realize that I need a new front tire. It can't even come close to keeping up with the rear.

  • Manchu

Posted May 27, 2007 - 09:09 AM

#4

Where'd you get the risers? I've been looking for a set.

How deep do the bolts thread into the mount (with the risers added)?

  • 07XR650L

Posted May 29, 2007 - 07:31 AM

#5

Manchu,

I got the risers at www.rockymountainatv.com. It's their universal kit.

I don't know a dimension off the top of my head, but they seemed to thread plenty deep enough. They give you a bunch of different length bolts in the kit, so odds are, you'll have some that work.





Related Content

 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.