Apehangers

Discussion in 'Wheels' started by hardrider, Jun 3, 2009.

  1. hardrider

    hardrider Member

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    HEY EVERYBODY i JUST INSTALLED 18 INCH APES ON MY 99 HERATIGE SPRINGER.WAY UP THERE...NOW THINKING ABOUT REDUCING SIZE TO MAYBE 14 OR 16 INCH APES.DOSE ANYBODY HAVE ANY EXPERINCE WITH APE HANGERS?NOT ONLY DO THEY SEEM TO TALL NOW,ALSO SEEM TO WIDE APART.APPROX.36-38 INCHES FROM MIDDLE OF GRIP TO GRIP.I DECIDED TO TAKE IT FOR A SPIN AND COULDNT BELIEVE THE HANDLING DIFFICULTIES WHEN PERFORMING TIGHT TURNS,ETC.ALMOST WISH I HAD STAYED WITH THE OEM BARS.ANY INPUT WOULD BE APPRECIATED,THANKS
     
  2. Bud White

    Bud White Well-Known Member Retired Moderators

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    Don't know what ya said or asked couldn't read it
     
  3. rob1

    rob1 Member

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    I have 14" wild one chubbys and love them!! Only took a couple of hours to get used to them and now the handling is great...
     
  4. hntwrobin

    hntwrobin Active Member

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    I like the 13.5" apes that's what I have on my RK.