Q How can I safely use a pad­dock stand on my own?

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Check the stand is piv­ot­ing cor­rectly I have just bought a pad­dock stand for my Honda NC750X but my wife isn’t con­fi­dent about hold­ing the bike up­right for me to use the pad­dock stand. Do you have a method? Bryan Peters, email

An­swered by Tony Hoare, MCN I would use a wheel grab that will sup­port the bike by the front wheel. With the bike up­right, you’ll have the ideal plat­form for us­ing the pad­dock stand. When you op­er­ate the stand make sure it is piv­ot­ing cor­rectly and rolling on its wheels. Here’s where to find de­tails of the wheel grab… http:// www.on-bike.com/mo­tor­cy­cle-wheel­chock-stand-bike-grab

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