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Does anyone know about a fork brace for a -99 TBS? With a sidecar I am sure it will be useful!
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There is a guy that sells a fork brace on ebay for a Kawasaki ZRX that can be slightly modified to work on a TB. I have had one on my 95 TB for the past couple years. To be honest, I don't know how much the fork brace is helping. I made a number of changes to the front end at the same time so I'm not sure of the benefits of the fork brace. I don't know if this would work on a TBS.
 

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Does anyone know about a fork brace for a -99 TBS?
Do you currently have a front fender? If so. I'll buy it from you?
 

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You'll have to figure out if spacing will work, but you might want to check out fork braces for an early R6, vmax, or other bike with 43mm conventional forks.
 

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I went with this one from NewBonneville (Not affiliated with them) http://www.newbonneville.com/html/tom_bros_fender_bracket.html

Warning, While I like it and it fits, I'll be honest, it's not 100% useful. I had to slot the rear bolt holes on it as while the spacing between forks is dead on (the 43mm diameter is not really a factor here as it bolts into the holes used by the now removed fender). So while the side to side is perfect, the fore and aft, is not. This is where the 43mm comes into play. The spacing fore and aft for our forks is more then the spacing on the Bonnies. You can sort of see what I'm talking about in this pic



The fork brace does not extend far enough back for our bikes. That being said, after slotting the rear mount holes and using large washers, I've had no issues and it stayed intact during my high siding of my t-bird a few months ago. I reused the stock cable/brake hose keeper on the left side (there's a mount hole for it already).

Lastly, it may be possible to re-use the front fender, but I trashed mine long before I installed the brace, so I can't help you there. I'm interested in GJBushman's comment about the ZRX brace? Might have to look into that.
 

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GJBushman,

Any other info on that ZRX brace? I've also found one on Fast from the Past that is for a ZRX. More old school looking, made by Tarrozi.

http://www.fastfromthepast.com/23-0053

Same price as the Ebay one.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BLACK-KAWASAKI-ZRX-1200-ZRX1200-ZRX1200R-FRONT-FORK-SUSPENSION-BRACE-STABILIZER-/291510186120?fits=Make%3AKawasaki&hash=item43df5c7088:g:mQsAAMXQHO9Rcdt~&vxp=mtr

Just going on the ZRX reference. would have to call to see if it fits 43mm forks or not and the spacing between forks. Any idea on what the 'mods' needed are to make it work on our bikes?
 
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