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post #5 of (permalink) Old 06-19-2017, 11:52 AM
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Originally Posted by ablock View Post
Interesting. So I put my right hand goes on the pillion grab handle, because I have the OEM panniers in place. I think that means that my hand is farther back than the optimal leverage (as described by you guys) would require.

I like that way of thinking about it and will give that a try.

Try grabbing the frame rail in front of the pannier or even the upper part of passenger footpeg hanger. It can help getting a lower grip as you lift.


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