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Old 05-29-2010, 06:36 PM   #69
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Originally Posted by Bartron
Since we're on the topic, I also slipped some Renthal grips OVER the stock grips to give the grips a bigger diameter making them easier and grippier to hold and to increase the outside diameter of the grip to reduce throttle sensitivity. If that's confusing, just think of turning a volume knob on your stereo. If it's a small knob, you don't need to move it much at all. Now if you were to swap it for a huge knob, even though the degrees moved would be the same, it would take much more 'spin' at the outer circumference to achieve the same degrees of rotation.
That's actually a great idea. Thanks.

I took just enough slack out of the throttle cable and it seems to have made a difference.
I haven't been able to try it offroad yet.
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