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post #1 of 3 Old 08-31-2008, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
 
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Why get Handle Bar Risers?

I see alot of folks on here who have raised their handlebars by 1 inch. What does that do for you? Improve the ergonomics of the seating/posture/back pain??? Thanks! HoosierDaddy
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post #2 of 3 Old 08-31-2008, 08:21 PM
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All of the above that you mentioned, but mainly for me, allowed me to stand a bit more straight up while riding.

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Previous ride was a 2007 KLR Black/Silver, I miss it..
Looking to get back into KLR's sometime soon.

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post #3 of 3 Old 09-01-2008, 07:39 AM
 
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Rox Risers has a good,but expensive, anti vibration riser.
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