Discussion in 'dyna models' started by ak_howler, nov 11, 2009. I bought this set up for my harley knowing it came with the m8 bolts.
Opinions from those who have ape hangers (sportster) hey guys, just wanted some opinions and experiences from those who have had apes on their bikes;
Getting used to ape hangers. Ape hangers on wide glide? The cost of shipping is the responsibility of the purchasing party, though we will. I'm trying to decide between a triumph rocket or honda valkyrie, both first generation used ($5k budget, usa).
I just installed a set of 13 on my bike with stock 1.5 risers and the stock top clamp. 1 1/4 inch buffalo bars chrome 18 inch ape hangers for springers. With the recent popularity of ape hangers, i am sure someone else has experienced this.
I called ram and currently they don't make a 5/16. Joined jul 16, 2015 · 69 posts. 4.0 out of 5 stars used for ape hangers/high rise bars.
To each his own, but in my opinion ape hangers look ridiculous, and anybody who rides over 100 miles with them, and says they're comfortable is lying. Also, considering a detachable windshield for longer trips. If it was your money, which would you buy:
Discussion starter • #1 • apr 9, 2019. That’s why we examined brands to come up with this list of the 14 ape hangers for street glide. We spent around 49 hours just find […]
Having undergone thorough testing, we hope that you’re going to find one of them impressive. Ape hangers are used extensively by modifiers across the world to lend their cruiser motorcycles or choppers tons of character. I want it to be comfortable, as.
I would like to ask a question and i am not trying to be flippant or denegrate anyone so please don't go all rambo on me. Add to wish list add to compare quick view. Meathook ape hangers on vegas.
(i have used urethane with a high durometer on shorter combos, but i really feel safer using steel.) those firm bushings do help lock the handlebars into place, but they also transmit a. The shorter version of ape hangers is known as the mini apes or baby apes. I'm 5'9, so i reckon that's about the right height for my body.
Page 1 of 2 1 2 next > gasbag active member. In the circle of guys i ride with, ape hangers = poser. Add to wish list add to compare.
Never rode a bike with ape hangers but always loved the look. I'm leaning toward 14 chubby apes. Ape hangers, custom floor boards, screamin' eagle gauge.
I live in an area where there must be 8. I also like the new harley fatboys but they are out of my budget. Unfollow ape hangers to stop getting updates on your ebay feed.
I do not understand ape hangers. This isn't universal, and i will be constantly updating the list. Reviewed in the united states on october 3, 2019.
In a side note, mc culture is extremely chauvinistic and sexism is rampant. Buy and sell almost anything on gumtree classifieds. I'm not crazy about apes on offset risers, and the plan was to find a straight riser (the one that came with the kit would not work with the stock speedo bucket/top clamp).
Joined sep 25, 2018 · 7 posts. I will be riding solo only (no passenger). I've made hundreds of purchases and never write reviews, but think i can help a lot of people here.
Discussion starter • #1 • aug 21, 2015. 1 of 2 go to page. Ape hangers are oriented solely towards styling and don’t pay much attention to factors like comfort, ergonomics or control.
I am going to get some taller bars, 4 inches taller max, with the same pull back. Love the look of the roland sands 16 ape hangers. Upgraded wheels, hardbags inspection in person or by third party is welcome, we would be happy to deliver it to your dealer of choice or independent service for inspection, international buyer welcome.
1 1/4 inch buffalo bars chrome 9.5 inch ape hangers for springer. After scrolling through numerous threads trying to find info about ape hangers on a vegas, there seemed to be a lot of confusion on what size bars to use, can you use stock. Occasionally i will use a term you might not understand.
These not too high and not too small ape hangers are a perfect match for the width of a vt750's tree giving them the look of being almost factory installed. Discussion in 'general harley davidson topic' started by gasbag, mar 21, 2009. It's mostly correct to refer…
Because ape hangers allow a rider to exert far more force on the handlebars, it’s more or less mandatory to use a firmer riser bushing than factory rubber. I tightened down the top clamp and used blue locktite on the allen head bolts. By stephanie (corona, ca) having 12 ape hangers installed on my hd softail deluxe and would like to know how different riding is compared to riding with stock handlebars?
Does a windshield make a difference as it. Victory ape hangers, gorilla bars, or tarzan bars? After being educated from len about ape hangers spec (pull back, etc) and how to read the dimensions he told me that a set of 16 inch bars would look really nice, i didn’t listen to him, i wanted large ape hangers.
Coming from 18 on my heritage, getting about 4 lower is an improvement in comfort for me now. I have the bars positioned slightly forward of the fork tube angle. Drag specialties 12.5 wide ape hanger handlebar.
See more ideas about harley davidson motorcycles, harley davidson, harley davidson bikes. I'm wanted to get a set of road 6 14in bars on my 48 and have been told that it will make my bike handle so much different it won't be fun to ride, i don't believe that but wanted more input. Unfollow harley ape hangers to stop getting updates on your ebay feed.
I found a set of 18 inch bars on the internet and when i received them i zipped tied them to the bike, i said again, “self. Looking for pro's and con's, comments and suggestions: