minimum race bike notes

Ernest Montague 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
>



More information about the SV650 mailing list