Lowering the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800

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You don’t have to be a fashion hipster to enjoy the Scrambler, its qualities shine through without the need for a lot of marketing. Still, you may have wondered if the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800 can be reduced.

This bike is easy to handle, lightweight and the attention to every detail is impressive. More experienced bikers may be looking for a little more power and noise, but everyone else will love it.

Before explaining what you can do to lower the height of this Ducati, let’s take a look at the features:

Technical data
Length 2,100 mm
Width 845 mm
Weight 189 Kg
Height Ducati Scrambler 800 798 mm

Lowering the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800 Is it possible?

The seat of this model of motorcycle is not one of the highest as it is 798 mm from the ground. Still, if you are short in stature, you may want to lower the entire bike even further.

How can you do it? Here are three options.

Kit for lowering the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800 motorcycle

Do you know the kits to lower the height of a motorcycle? These are connecting rods that allow the rear suspension to be anchored at a point other than the predetermined one and make the bike lower its height.

We have researched online and found websites that sell specific kits for Ducati motorcycles. We can not assure you that they are also suitable for the Scrambler 800, but the price is around 100€. You can contact a mechanic to find out the exact price and how much it would cost to have them installed.

Lowered seat for the Ducati Scrambler 800

Another alternative to lower the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800 is to replace the driver’s seat with one that has less foam and, being lower, allows you to get your feet on the ground.

Online we have found discounted seats for this model of motorcycle at a price around 180 €.

It is an option but remember that the foam is designed to cushion shocks and protect your back, especially if you are going on long trips or on bumpy and curvy roads.

Risks of lowering the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800

Even if it is only a matter of changing one part, it must be taken into account that doing so will change the entire geometry of the motorcycle. This has implications for the balance that the developers and experts have designed to ensure that the bike performs at its best, is easy to ride and at the same time safe.

In some cases, you can try to change other parts of the bike to balance the shifting, but when it comes to riding, the bike may not respond as it should.

So how do you lower the height of the Ducati Scrambler 800? We have an ideal solution that instead of lowering the bike, will make you gain height.

Upbikers: gain height and drive safely

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Upbikers are a kind of elevator that easily attaches to the toe of your shoes and allows you to gain 4 cm on both legs. A plus point of this product is that the soles have a recess so that you can move the pedals of the bike with ease, as you would do without the Upbikers.

A few years ago we developed the ideal and very affordable product for short bikers who do not want to give up riding and maneuvering tall motorcycles.

Would you like to buy them to ride a Ducati Scrambler 800? You can find them in our online store! Take advantage of the current offer and receive them without shipping costs throughout Spain.


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