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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2019, 07:22 AM Thread Starter
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Hey Everyone,

My name is Danillo and I recently bought a 2011 GSX R 600. I live in CT been riding for many years but on dirt bikes but recently decided to give sport bikes a try. So far so good. the GSX R is very comfortable and I am not the tallest guy but it lets me plant my feet on the ground. Still getting used to the steering and getting. The bike is great and sounds amazing.

I have one question, I am a skinny dude and my wife cannot ride with me since there is no where to hold on to. I do not fill up the whole seat which makes it harder for her to hold on since I am farther up.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2019, 07:29 AM
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Welcome, congrats on the new ride. Pics of said steed please! Always up for some bike porn.

My 2010 simply had a strap across the front of the rear seat pad for the passenger to hold on to. I never thought it was a good option.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2019, 07:34 AM
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Jason Pridmore? Has hand holds on the tank to give fast rides at his school.
Might be worth looking into but it would have to be done right.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2019, 08:29 AM
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Welcome. Nice looking bike.

^ What Winchester Boy said. Google "motorcycle passenger grab handle fuel tank"
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