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Old 01-07-2012, 09:41 PM
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Default Street bob triple tree question??? Please help

Does anyone know of a company that makes the stock width and rake for a street bob. I want to get some but the 49mm mid glide ones that I have found all have 3 degree or 5 degree rake. I thought the street bob should be 0 degree rake??? I bought some on ebay from chassis design company that I like a lot and after putting them on, they dont let the fork lock engage. Can anyone confirm if its true that the rake should be 0 degrees on the street bob and if so, is there anyone out there that makes them?? Thank you for anyones help.

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Are you sure you have not been looking at Wide Glide trees? That's the only one I know of that has any rake , all the other 49MM Dyna models including the Fat Bob have zero rake.
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Look up Loner Industries.
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+1 i just bought a triple tree from them and the quality is awesome
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Are you sure you have not been looking at Wide Glide trees? That's the only one I know of that has any rake , all the other 49MM Dyna models including the Fat Bob have zero rake.
I saw the wide glide trees, all the triple trees that I have seen have had the 3 and 5 degree rake on them for some reason.

I did look up the loner industries but it looks like they only make the top triple tree, I'm hoping to find the whole matching triple tree with 0 rake.
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What are you trying to do/accomplish? What bike do you have now?
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Old 01-08-2012, 07:09 AM
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Can you not find a stock factory triple tree as a take-off on eBay?
Or is there some reason you don't want a stock one?
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Are you referring to the the fork security lock or the steering stop not working? If its the fork lock u would keep what you have. Those trees look great and I can only remember usin my fork lock 3 times in the past 3 years.
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Are you referring to the the fork security lock or the steering stop not working? If its the fork lock u would keep what you have. Those trees look great and I can only remember usin my fork lock 3 times in the past 3 years.
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I have a 2008 Street Bob. It has Dave Mackie 103" megasphere heads and pistons, PM wheels, Pro Clutch, West Coast Tbars, Ness Fairing, Works performance front cartridges, Progressive 970's rear and a bunch of other mods. I have a lot invested in the bike and I know the fork lock wont stop someone from taking the bike, but I would prefer someone couldnt just roll it easily into the back of a truck.
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What are you trying to do/accomplish? What bike do you have now?
Trying to replace the triple tree set to another set that will allow the fork lock to engage. I have West coast tbars, so I already got rid of the stock triple trees.


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