Touring Scooter Rider
Number of posts : 321
Age : 67
Location : Belgium
Points : 4500
Registration date : 2012-08-30
|Subject: cornering a Silverwing Thu Dec 06, 2012 2:36 pm|| |
First topic message reminder :
The (very nice, thanks !!!) new header picture has triggered me to open this tread.
On 'all' the pictures I've seen, Silverwings seem to corner at a quite modest angle. Since I 've only covered some 1500 Miles so far, and both my spine and wallet are quite fragile, I too have been cornering my SW very
Has any of you experienced tarmac-scratching with the SW, and if so: what part of the bike is touching first?
On footrest-bikes I used to angle my foot out, to 'feel' when it was time to back-off on the throttle, on an scooter this is a bit more difficult...
I understand the Silverwing isn't made for racing, but I am very curious to learn from experience of others, how far it will lean.