Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: New York, NY, USA
Originally Posted by ItsPhilD
Problem was only slightly resolved after changing the handlebar setup back to stock. Plus I purchased a pair of gloves to ride with. I ride without gloves rain or shine because I don't like the added thickness.
I know some might think I'm making a big deal out of nothing but for 10 straight minutes I held on to the throttle and my hand was so numb I could barely feel the front brake lever. To me this makes it a serious problem.
I had one Grip Puppy left over after removing them from my previous bike and have installed it and am awaiting a chance to get out and test this setup.
If you think your hands hurt from buzzing wait until you (I hope it never happens!) slide across the pavement with no gloves on.
2008 K1200GT, Custom Paint, Vivid Black, Aeroflow WS & Aeroguards, Givi E52 Maxia Topcase w/AdMore Lighting, Zumo 660, Suburban Footpeg Lowering, Sargent Seat
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