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Originally Posted by NYTransplant View Post
I don't have Ohlins, but with the stock seat, I can stand flat footed with both feet without any problems. I doubt that the Ohlins raise the ride height that much if any. I must have longer legs than you?
I have the Corbin seat which is wider than stock, so it spreads my legs out even farther than the stock does and I barely had the toes on the ground with that. I must have short legs if people my height can flat foot.

Funny story is that a guy on a cruiser/harley (something or other) almost stopped traffic to tell me he couldn't believe how high I sat on the bike. Looking in his mirror, he thought i was standing up, then when I pulled up behind him he did a double take. His head was at least a foot and half below mine.

My eye level is even with SUVs sitting in traffic. I should measure the seat height and compare it, but the bike seems really high to everyone as well.
I have a BMW motorcycle because Saab doesn't make bikes.
Old 07-18-2012, 06:44 PM
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