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Old 04-04-2010, 12:52 PM   #78
Eppur si muove
Joined: Aug 2009
Location: SW OR USA
Oddometer: 366
About looking through the turn

Motorcycle lights aim where the chassis or the front wheel point, depending on how/where they are mounted. Where a turn is going is, by definition, somewhere else. This is why riding at night, outside of urbanations, is so dangerous, and feels so creepy; you cannot see through the turn and are just reacting to where you are instead of anticipating where you'll be. You're riding blind.

Well, except maybe a warm desert night under a bright full moon....

06 KLR 650
92 K100RS w/ Bushtec Turbo II
Incognito ergo non sum?
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