Author Topic: New Rox Barback Riser for ST  (Read 760 times)

Offline proffsionl

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New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« on: April 25, 2017, 05:35:30 pm »
Has anyone seen this yet?  I'm wondering if it's short enough to eliminate the need for the extenders for the hoses/cables.  They look to be new (shipping in Q2) and the only site showing them so far is Altrider...



http://www.altrider.com/rox-1-1-2-barback-riser-for-1-1-8-handlebar-silver/pid/2553

Kevin
2015 Super Tenere ES

Offline gv550

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2017, 05:41:42 pm »
I doubt if this will fit a gen2, our stock clamps are not parallel to each other.
Garry

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Offline Gobear

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2017, 06:43:01 pm »
So these won't work ?

Any suggestion to get the bars back a bit ?

Offline Aragorn

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2017, 06:46:48 pm »
The altrider website shows them as a specific fit for our ST, but includes this disclaimer:

"Always check and confirm that your machine has adequate cable and brake line length before installing handlebar risers."

So apparently haven't been tested on our ST's yet.  Who wants to be first?
I think a bit of skulduggery would do you good, take your mind off this "pain" business.

Offline rushfan

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2017, 03:36:08 pm »
They don’t fit. I’m sending a set back.


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Offline Super08

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2017, 05:24:14 pm »
Helibars makes a nice bar back riser that fits the gen2 bikes. I have one on mine.
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Offline RonH

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #6 on: December 16, 2017, 09:50:16 pm »
Home Depot now sells risers. See the 18" here.
https://www.homedepot.com/p/1-2-in-x-18-in-PVC-Riser-38094D/100142771
All you need is to substitute 18" longer bolts and cables. ;D
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Offline whisperquiet

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #7 on: December 16, 2017, 11:07:06 pm »
Helibars makes a nice bar back riser that fits the gen2 bikes. I have one on mine.

Looks like a quality set up....includes a hose extension.


Offline Super08

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Re: New Rox Barback Riser for ST
« Reply #8 on: December 17, 2017, 09:36:42 am »
I managed to get enough slack with my bike that I didn't require the extension, but I have it put away just in case something develops.
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