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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-16-2003, 11:09 PM Thread Starter
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TT600 balance

I have never ridden a TT600, so I have a question for those of you that own them. I sat on one at the dealership, and it seemed unbalanced. There seemed to bee way too much weight in the front for the bike to balance properly- I felt like if I rode it instead of sitting on the bike and controlling it I would be sitting behind the engine and hanging on for dear life. How does the bike actually balance on the road? how is the handling at speed?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-20-2003, 02:47 PM
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My TT is my first sportbike, so my opinion may be biased, but all I have to do is think turn or move and the bike moves. I find it to be well balanced at any speed with great braking and superior handling. It is light and agile in traffic and I ride it in all kinds of weather.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-24-2003, 12:32 PM
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If it is one thing our bikes have always been praised for, it's the handling.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-02-2003, 03:54 AM
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my speed four feels rediculously have compaired to a cbr or something like that when i'm sitting still, just top heavy i guess, but once i get moving there's no problem at all with weight, and the handling is wonderful, obviously the tt600 isn't going to have the same handling adn weight as a gsx-r, that's what the made the daytona 600 for, but i have no complaints at all, i can take my hands off the handlebars anywhere from 100mph down to about 15mph and ride as long as i want without even the slightest handlebar wobble, i don't know, i haven't been riding 600's for all that long, but i don't have any complaints at all

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-02-2003, 03:55 AM
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my speed four feels rediculously HEAVY compaired to a cbr

that's what i meant to say
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