yoober at gmail.com
Thu Jan 17 14:20:40 PST 2008
Thanks a lot Jo, I will take a look.
Yeah, it's a real battle for me between peg height and knee comfort
too. I have a 33-inch inseam. I rode (or tried to ride at least) on an
AMA racer's 600 not long ago (it had no seat, just a pad) and I felt
like a pretzel. I later measured the distance from top of seat to pegs
and my SV was 2 full inches more. I was told that pro racers don't use
seats. What the hell does Ruben Xaus do? :)
On 1/17/08, Jo Rhett <jorhett at fastlizardracing.com> wrote:
> On Jan 17, 2008, at 11:12 AM, Erik Weber wrote:
> > I have adapters, 1 inch up and 1 inch back. The most I've seen
> > rearsets offer is 1.5 inches up and 1 inch back (or was it 1 inch up
> > and 1.5 inches back?). I guess that half inch will maybe make the
> > difference. But, unlike everyone else I guess, I like my folding pegs.
> > I haven't seen any rearsets that let you keep the stock (or OEM
> > replacement) pegs. Maybe I should look again.
> Oh there are others that go higher. PP Tuning, OSF and Vortex are
> all adjustable and will go significantly higher than that. I'm
> having trouble getting the Vortex low enough to make my knees happy.
> As far as stock pegs, get the Woodcraft high-mount rearsets. They
> work with stock everything except the longer shift bar.
> Jo Rhett / velociRaptor Racing
> #553 WERA West / AFM
> #5 SMRRC
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