minimum race bike notes
afm199 at earthlink.net
Fri Dec 21 14:59:11 MST 2007
no flatties on proddy
On Dec 21, 2007, at 1:51 PM, Jo Rhett wrote:
> As one of AFM's Pres's goals for 650 Proddy was to have a "minimum
> entry class" -- he even wanted to require stock bodywork, no race
> skins (but was overruled) -- I had promised to throw together a page
> of "minimum entry" for a new racer on an SV.
> Yeah, most of you can do this better than me -- you're welcome to ;-)
> But I promised so I'm going to do it.
> Obvious things:
> * Safety wire
> * Water wetter
> * Clutch cover
> * Belly pan
> * Remove all lights/turn signals
> * Add number plates
> Is there anything else missing in the "absolute minimum required
> sense" ?
> Also, did any of you (Z? KC?) want to offer a "will make your bike
> legal" package for new racers? I could list it on this page as well.
> Obviously I'll go ahead and make a follow-on page for all the good
> things that really should be done for a race bike -- suspension,
> flatsides/power commander/etc. I'm just looking to write up how cheap
> it can be done.
> Jo Rhett / velociRaptor Racing
> #553 WERA West / AFM
> #5 SMRRC
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