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TiRox SnapJack

Since many motorcycles no longer come with center stands/work stands, this TiRox SnapJack may be of interest to some of you with another mc besides the vn750.

After putting your bike on the side stand, this jack is attached to the right side of the swingarm and lifts your back tire off the ground to service a chain or find and plug a puncture in the tread, etc.


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Every now and again, we come across a product so simple in its design, yet so effective in its intended purpose, we can’t help but ask ourselves, “Why didn’t I think of that?” The SnapJack is one such product. Essentially it’s a scissor jack you place under the right side of the swingarm. Snap it into place and the rear tire sits about a half-inch off the ground – just enough room to spin it and get the chain rolling.

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That's cool Hoss. Some of us Vulcan owners don't have center stands either.

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Brilliant idea. As my bike does not have a center stand (it is a $200 add on option) I may get one of these....
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Edit... Just ordered one today.

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Cool. Glad to hear the "heads up" was useful to you km.

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Purchased May 16, 2008
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H-D windshield
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F&S luggage rack and engine guard
Kury Offset Hiway pegs
July 13, 2016, Riding on the DARKSIDE now, Classic Radial 165/80-15


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For what it's worth, a floor jack works well to accomplish the same task.
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What's the price?

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It was 53 bucks with tax.

A floor jack will work...if you can get it so it lifts the axle up and not touch the tire. And of course, it doesn't fit in a tank bag....

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Yeah, it's not a solution for a roadside repair. As to finding a spot, I've never had trouble with putting it on the swingarm to get the tire off the ground.

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And of course, it only works if you own a floor jack.....

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Certainly true as well. I make the mistake of assuming most people that do work on their own bikes also own such things for working on their four wheeled machines.

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