TITLE

USE AND ABUSE OF THE BARS

AUTHOR(S)
Code, Keith
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Motorcyclist;Aug2010, Issue 1361, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use and misuse of the handlebars of a motorcycle. Handlebars are used to control the throttle, front brake, clutch and the bike itself especially when turning. Some of the improper use of bars include stirring pressure to flick the bike back and forth, rolling the throttle on and off, and using the bars as a leverage point, rotating torque on them. An advice is given when a rider decides to shift from one side to the other through control of bar inputs.
ACCESSION #
55800285

 

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