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post #1 of 4 Old 01-01-2017, 09:03 AM Thread Starter
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Hi all I am getting the R6 throttle tube and I was thinking abt getting new grips as well. since its off anyway.
does the clutch side also fit from a 2008 R6 as well?
that way I'll just buy R6 grips and wont hve to mix n match ?
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R6 throttle tube uses the exact same grip as the R3 throttle tube; therefore, it will match your stock R3 left bar grip. No need to replace.
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Sweet. I saw some pictures where the grip looked different so I didnt want 2 different grips. is all. Thanks
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If you did decide to get new grips, I would personally use Renthal soft (light gray) grips. I use them for roadracing, and, in my humble opinion, they offer the best feedback through the bars you can get. They may not offer the longest durability, but at $15 or less for a pair, you can't go wrong.

Just my $0.02!
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