14 deg rake vs stability

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14 deg rake vs stability

Post by Aotearoamana » Wed Jan 29, 2014 1:10 am

I've got a 2010 HD Softail Fatboy and am thinking about putting a 14degree chopper rake kit on it. Can anybody tell me, in general, what stability issues I would have? In particular how would cornering go?
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Post by KURODORI » Wed Jan 29, 2014 12:55 pm

it'll be so stable that it wont want to corner at all!

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Post by RooRooter » Wed Jan 29, 2014 3:23 pm

Yeah, that would be great on those long straight stretches of road up north or the Nullabor, but a PIA in the city.

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Post by Boxer » Thu Jan 30, 2014 10:33 am

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Post by TheKen » Thu Jan 30, 2014 7:03 pm

STD fatboy is long enough. Long choppers are for show only.Do you want a bike you can ride or a show pony?
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