The Orange Beast is gone

1KPerDay 1kperday at
Sat Jul 5 19:21:46 PDT 2008

Wow... didn't see that coming.

ZX-12, huh? Cool bike to be sure, particularly the late model (I like
the black one with gold wheels) but you probably know the valvetrain
is like the ZX-9R, that is, you have to remove the cams to swap shims.
The ZZR-1200 has the same valvetrain as the GPz. But it only has about
145 RWHP compared to the ZX-12's 160ish, so it probably isn't fast
enough for you. ;) :D

Actually I'm sure the ZX handles better than the ZZR stock... I think
the 04 or something ZX got radial brakes to go with the USD forks and

On 7/5/08, David Beard <davidebeard at> wrote:
> Well, I'm afraid I went and sold the Orange Beast.
Utah Jeff
'96 SheePz1100

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