minimum race bike notes

Randy Grein randygrein at comcast.net
Fri Dec 21 17:37:06 PST 2007


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Randy Grein, WMRRA #41

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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