Monotube -1 or -2 - Page 2 - Road Glide Forums
Road Glide Forums

Go Back   Road Glide Forums > Road Glide Specific Discussions > Suspensions

Suspensions Discuss all you Suspension needs and wants here! Sponsored by: JRI Shocks

Order T-Shirts Here

Motorcycle Superstore

Make sure to Visit our Sponsors. They keep this site FREE!

Partner Links

Motorcycle Superstore

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-06-2012, 04:47 AM
mitchdm's Avatar
mitchdm mitchdm is offline
Life Member
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: NE FL ~ South of Jax
Posts: 1,679

Took the 940's off my 10 and put on the RG ~ Have the Monotubes on the way ~ think I will go the -2, Thanks for the input.
~Road Glide The only way to Fly ~
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Old 11-06-2012, 08:25 AM
HDGLIDE's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Central IA
Posts: 383

Out of the gate our bikes (09 & newer) only have abt 4" of clearance. 2" drop only leaves you w abt 2". A hard entry into your driveway could bottom out... JMO

2011 HD Road Glide Custom
- Full V&H true dual exhaust
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-06-2012, 08:26 AM
Willy_B's Avatar
Willy_B Willy_B is offline
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Yorktown, VA
Posts: 444

Originally Posted by dbell66253 View Post
I have a 21" with -2" monotubes, no issues and I love it.
Got any pics?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-07-2012, 04:03 PM
Murlsquirl's Avatar
Murlsquirl Murlsquirl is offline
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: California's Central Coast
Posts: 232

Originally Posted by Willy_B View Post
Got any pics?
Here is how -1" sits. Just to help...or maybe make your decision harder, who knows ...

Sent from my iPhone using MO Free
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-07-2012, 05:47 PM
dbbarton00's Avatar
dbbarton00 dbbarton00 is offline
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Avon, In.
Posts: 116

I went 1" drop in the front and 21" wheel. The rear is a 16" rim (reused the rear tire to save $$). Handles great!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Road Glide Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Please select your insurance company (Optional)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:28 AM.

Design By: Miner
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
H-D, Harley-Davidson, and Harley-Davidson Logos are registered trademarks of H-D Michigan, Inc. Harley-Davidson in no way endorses or is affiliated with this site.