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post #4 of Old 10-14-2018, 06:41 PM
dan filipi
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For very slow practice, I like to go in a large empty parking lot and go as slow as I can turning right and left as far as I can. By feathering the clutch and rear brake, I’ve gotten to full left and right steering stops while staying vertical and barely moving. Took me awhile, and I have to do it regularly to keep good at it. Surprising how much this helps in all types of riding situations. Gets me a real good feel for my abilities as well as the bike’s and it’s balance.

2016 KLR 650
2017 BMW S1000RR (traded in for
2018 Ducati V4S
1983 GL1100 Goldwing
2017 Yamaha R1

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