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post #11 of 13 Old 05-21-2019, 05:20 PM Thread Starter
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The first thing I did to deal with the touch throttle was put in a smaller diameter throttle tube, which helped quite a bit. Then I put on a 19 tooth countershaft sprocket and that tamed it a bit more. But the best thing I did was get the Woolich flash setup and de-restricted it and then went to work on the off to on throttle transitions. I smoothed out the transitions progressively up to 1/4 throttle and at that point the throttle plates are doing what your wrist is telling it. I then went back to the stock throttle tube and gearing (It wheelies easier coming out of corners). Now I can ride the thing and the touchy throttle is very manageable. You can't be ham fisted with the throttle but reasonable application is very smooth.

Didyou smooth out the transitions yourself or have a tuner do it?
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The H2 does not have a touchy throttle but when you expect the same response as a normal sports bike it is UN-nerving. Just about every other Super bike throttle including my other one now seems lazy. Map it to what you want but it takes away that exciting edge.
This is the same conclusion I've come to as well👌
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Didyou smooth out the transitions yourself or have a tuner do it?
I did it. There are no decent tuners around here.
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