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Aug 12

Posts: 1

andyhobbit says:

Knee Down on bandit 600



this is my first post so go easy on me.....

basicaly i have had my bandit for a while now and i see riders all the time on simlar bikes droping the pegs and getting there knee down round bends.

im not the usual stupid boy racer lad wanting to be the next valentino rossi but was wanting some tips on how to do this so for the future its a tool i can use ect if i need to.

anyone have any advice on how to practice ect. Regards andy


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Aug 02

Posts: 3285

eatcs01 says:

Knee down Bandit

Find a nice empty, well surfaced car park. Hang off a lot. Practice.

It's more than possible

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Apr 08

Posts: 3042

AdieR says:

One bit

of advice - do it on a track which is better surfaced, doesn't carry unpredictably-behaved traffic, doesn't have roadside furniture which hurts, and doesn't have Mr Plod waiting to catch you out (they tend to take a dim view of it).

Probably your best bet is something like California Superbike School or similar.

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Aug 09

Posts: 2721

MarcusMarsh says:

Knee down

Simple - do a track day and get some proper instruction.  But remeber the track is the place for this sort of thing - not the road. 

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Mar 09

Posts: 9004

jaffa90 says:

knee down

as said,not for road use.

Unless your fed up of living.:shock:

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Aug 02

Posts: 3285

eatcs01 says:

knee down

Go for it. It's pure unadulterated FUN...

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Apr 10

Posts: 198

arryace says:

in case you need to?

the only time you will 'Need to' on the road is as you fall off and just before you and your bike slide down the road.

riders who insist on going round and round roundabouts scraping their knee are no better than those Chelsea mums who use Range Rovers for the school run.

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Sep 09

Posts: 1766

beaconsman says:

knee down

bandit knee down?..really, i regukarky get mine down on way back from Louth/Cleethorpes heading towards the click em..not an issue, grow some..

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