Techspec tank grips or traction pads are made in the USA are designed to enhance the grip and feel between rider and machine. Body and weight control are essential techniques with not only aggressive/performace riding, but also with sport/casual touring. By griping the tank with your legs, you will improve overall control of your body motion, weight position and posture.
Techspec produce these in a variety of different materials for different applications and personal preferences.
- XLine tank grips are the next generation of TechSpec’s Gripster Tank Grip line. “XLine” is a 3M, microfiber grip material, laminated to TechSpec’s C3 rubber / Releasable Adhesive. The combination is truly a step above in grip technology. Used by multiple top level race teams and riders.
- Snake Skin is a thin (3.2 mm) tank grip with a low profile diamond pattern. With these rubber padding properties, you will feel a positive grip into your tank and less pressure on your wrists, elbows and shoulders. Excellent product for all riders and uses our "Releasable Adhesive."This is the most popular material with great grip and an attractive appearance.
- C3 is a comfortable gummy rubber measuring 2.5 mm, the C3 Grip Material acts more like a "Pad" offering the Ultimate in Comfort and Grip. The durameter of the Rubber has a soft gummy feel allowing your knees to sink into the material, almost like memory foam
These tank grips will:
-Increase/maintain control of weight/body position
-Improve riding style
-Decrease body fatigue
-Improve weight adjustment
-Protect tank from scratching
-Will not chew up your leathers like some other grip type products
Video file below showing the benfits and features as well as fitting tips and tricks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=114&v=mTzbLac5TUM