minimum race bike notes
zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Fri Dec 21 16:24:49 PST 2007
absolute minimum is do nothing except what rules require.:)
Twin Works Factory
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From: <iangillies at alamedanet.net>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Friday, December 21, 2007 3:06 PM
Subject: Re: minimum race bike notes
> 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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