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Old 12-23-2018, 10:01 AM   #1
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I weighed my 08 fz1

Been wondering what my bike weighed since Iíve been trying to get it as light as possible. So completely wet obviously with 1/2 tank of gas it weighed in at 445lbs. Not too shabby from the 485 wet from the factory.
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Old 12-23-2018, 12:38 PM   #2
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That’s pretty sweet for sure! Not shabby at all
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Old 12-23-2018, 04:00 PM   #3
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Stock exhaust is a boat anchor
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Old 12-23-2018, 09:51 PM   #4
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Stock exhaust is a boat anchor
Yes it is. I went with the full yoshi on mine. The lithium battery was about 10lbs lighter or close to it.
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Old 12-24-2018, 10:53 AM   #5
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centerstand?
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Old 12-24-2018, 11:13 AM   #6
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That's very good.

For reference my 2014 Super Duke with (empty) top case, full of gas and ready to ride, is right at 450lb.
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Old 12-24-2018, 02:08 PM   #7
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centerstand?
Nope. No center stand. Donít have mirrors either. I removed the bar end weights as well. I still need to take out the exup motor. Thatís prob 1-2lbs.
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Old 12-24-2018, 02:09 PM   #8
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I also always search for lowest weight tires. Got a thread going to keep up with what tire and wheel weights are.
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Old 12-24-2018, 09:32 PM   #9
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Well that makes mine a pig at 476. or 216kg but it is loaded. Centre Stand, cruise control, Projector headlights, heated grips and full tank of fuel.
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I figure mine should be right about 470lbs then... Maybe less taking off the center stand
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Old 12-25-2018, 11:01 PM   #11
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Making it lightweight is only chance Iíve got beating those new liter bikes.
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Old 12-26-2018, 06:48 AM   #12
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Yes it is. I went with the full yoshi on mine. The lithium battery was about 10lbs lighter or close to it.
How much does the lithium battery weigh?
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Making it lightweight is only chance Iíve got beating those new liter bikes.
Where are you racing that you need to "beat those new liter bikes"?
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How much does the lithium battery weigh?
Iíd guess around 2lbs
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Where are you racing that you need to "beat those new liter bikes"?
45mph rolls, or from dig on streets, or at the drag strip. Not so much as barbers Motorsports park or anything like that.
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