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Old 11-25-2012, 07:03 PM   #11
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tank slappers are, in my opinion, almost always rider induced. i had one this past season at a track day at about 110mph. it was because i had too much input on the bars because i was tired and lazy at the end of a session near the end of the day.

a damper will help, but it may only mask bad riding habits/technique.

just make sure you understand the how and why before you blindly install a damper...
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Old 11-25-2012, 09:13 PM   #13
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