minimum race bike notes

iangillies at alamedanet.net iangillies at alamedanet.net
Fri Dec 21 16:06:02 PST 2007


No street tires, DOT race only.

- Ian

> 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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