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Nothing like a son who rides to keep one occupied. My son had a relatively inexpensive learning experience last night, low speed lowside on gravel in a left turn.

It looks like the left handlbar mount (hldr, handlebar, lower on the Bike Bandit exploded view) is bent and the top fork bracket misaligned with the lower a tad.

How tough is it to realign everything, presuming of course that neither of the forks or other components is damaged?

Other damage is a 1.5x.75 scuff on the front left corner of the front fender, left side peg bent, outside of left mirror scuffed.

Damaged soft parts include 12x3 minor rash on outer left calf, 3x3 moderate rash on left knee, smaller rashes on left arm and a 1 inch diam ding on the forehead. Nothing requiring medical attention thus far.

Learning points demonstrated (and apparently learned)
Long pants a necessity
Slow down before entering turn
Gloves desireable
Full face helmet better than the beanie

All in all I am reasonably content, he has gained some experience and it did not cost him his life or a disabling injury. Some young men of 19 seem to learn from their own experiences better than they learn from the old man's.

Thanks for any info
 

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losen all the clamp bolts and twist it into alignment. Bars and riser are probably bent, but the rest is most likely just twisted. basicaly its just like aligning the front wheel of your Bike when you were a Kid.
 
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