Yes, you are spending too much time on the bleeding. It is not that hard and if it feels okay at the handle, your done.
If you do any adventuring at all, you should be carrying a sidestand bypass. Use this to eliminate that as a cause.
Clean oil jet. If this gets clogged, it is amazing how much this can affect clutch performance.
After that, if it is still "catching", you need to go back through your rebuild to though it sounded very thorough. 26K would be early for replacement parts but ...