Originally Posted by runnin4melife
Nothing as crazy as a few people with an 800 on here but I have a full Ohlins setup, which by the way is worth it in my opinion, even if you ride mostly street it is a tremendous upgrade and I attribute it to keeping me upright after hitting a 16 penny nail and having an instant flat at 80 MPH.
I am just trying to determine what is the new investment I am going to be dropping money on seeing as I have to be sneaky about it already hahaha
Wow! Front flat at 80 and staying up! Good on ya! I've had a front flat at 80(kph) on a different bike a few years ago & on a dirt road and I went straight into the ditch before I knew what was happening
. I was fine and the bike was ok too except for a broken windscreen (and front flat
I'm running Hyperpro springs up front which definitely made a big difference and it doesn't blow through it's travel anymore (now I can hit stuff harder
). The springs are taking some of the sting out of what the rims get I think. Ohlins sure would be nice though!