GL1100 handle bar weights


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GL1100 handle bar weights

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I lost one of my handle bar weights.
Looking there are wts from $10.00 to $100.00

What weight set would you recommend?


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Handle bar weights? A bit lost on this one. Regards, Johnny
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Front fork weight, perhaps? Regards, Johnny
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Johnyy Smoke wrote: Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:27 pm Handle bar weights? A bit lost on this one. Regards, Johnny
Handlebar weights are weights that go on the end of the handlebars, to help absorb vibration, and increase the moment (helps to reduce higher frequency weave).



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This is how we learn! Regards, Johnny
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So does any one have any suggestions on a pair which would work and not just for looks?


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