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Old 06-27-2012, 09:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default The most important mod I ever did (footpeg bracket mod)

Well, I was fooling with the bike today and I figured I'd post this.

When I first got the bike, I immediately hated the footpegs. My feet were always slipping off. I tried some different sets right off the bat. The Kuryakyn Wings, the Switchblades and I finally ended up just sticking with ISOs. I grind through them so fast the cheaper ones are better.

Anyhow, none of that helped. What did help is this:

Its a simple deal. I just took some washers that were the right thickness, cut out some wedges and fused them on there with a TIG machine. You could also drill and tap a hole 'round there and do the same thing with a small bolt if you want some room to play. All it does is change the angle of the footpegs a little, so no more foot slipping.

Don't mind the other silly looking washers, the kury adapters for this bike are ****. >
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Old 06-27-2012, 10:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default The most important mod I ever did (footpeg bracket mod)

Not a bad idea at all. I was just thinking today while riding that it might help if the angle was slightly different.
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