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Old 03-13-2018, 04:15 PM   #46
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Interesting...Vindication from an "uhhh what"! Interesting comment on the locking out of arms to resist braking forces, but I don't see how a leg off is aiding in that technique.



Not really. Call them what?
Next time you ride and are going into a hard braking corner, take your inside leg off the peg and then tell me what happens...(hint - you put more weight on your hands/arms which, if you desire, allow more braking forces to be applied)

Also Berto - where did you get that data regarding brake pressure from? My sources don't confirm that. Carbon vs steel, completely different hydraulic systems, no way comparable.

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Old 03-15-2018, 10:33 AM   #47
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Ken, I'll try it and see what happens. Things are much better attempted, then argued about...and then finding out later what's right/ wrong. Good plan.

I'll PM you offline on the other stuff. And yeah, a MotoGP is nothing much like our own sport bikes, as much as the manufacturers want to sell us that daydream.
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Old 03-19-2018, 06:18 AM   #48
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2016 reigning world champion, Jorge Lorenzo, doesn't use it:

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