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The dude in the video also hawks the Vortex as a good budget stand. I have the Vortex front lift and a Black Widow at the rear that I have had around for 12 years. They do fine on a <400 pound bike. The PB products are great, as are Woodcraft, but for the occasional use for maintenance and storage in a garage, they are overkill on the R3. BTW, never sit on a bike on the stands, it is asking for trouble. The rear spools are hung from 8mm bolts, which, regardless of the stand, not going to survive a lot of load. The front lift uses cantilevered geometry hanging from a butt weld... not the greatest for strength under heavy loading. If your intent is to sit on the bike on a stand, then you need the best strands, and something more robust at the rear than two small bolts in cantilevered shear. There are better attachments for the rear from PB and WC to look at. Otherwise, for the R3, an economy low end stand is not good enough, a "good" quality stand will do just fine, Better is great for bragging rights, and Best is overkill IMHO. If you have a tank like a Harley, you need a fork lift or the best strands available.
 
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