minimum race bike notes

Jo Rhett jorhett at fastlizardracing.com
Fri Dec 21 15:36:55 MST 2007


Oh I know that, I meant as a generalized list of possible upgrades.   
I'd separate them by superstock/proddy versus superbike/formula on  
the upgrades page.

Right now just focusing on "absolute minimum"

On Dec 21, 2007, at 1:59 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:
> 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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Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA West / AFM
#5 SMRRC






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