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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-26-2012, 05:20 PM Thread Starter
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93 ZX7 newb handlebar question

Im in the process of a streetfighter conversion.. i would like to order bars and risers but i dont know if i need the 7/8 bar or the 1 1/8 bar cause the bikes not here for me to measure. I dont want to have any issues when i transfer the controls over so .....what size bar do i need? Any input is appreciated
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-28-2012, 07:05 AM Thread Starter
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So Ive come to the conclusion that the 1 1/8 bars are a tapered bar. They are 1 1/8 in the centre (thus requiring different riser size) and taper down to 7/8 on the handles which is the standard bar size.

btw-The fact that i had to answer my own thread is lame to say the least
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-30-2012, 05:08 AM
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Sorry you had to answer your own post but most metric bikes are the 7/8 bar

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