jetting

KC Gager kc at brgracing.com
Wed Oct 3 09:03:14 PDT 2007


We have played with all the needles that are out there. None are perfect.
But like I said have bring it by and we can get you pointed in the right
direction. 
KC Gager
BRG Racing Products
"We Have Sickness For Quickness"
KC at brgracing.com
http://www.brgracing.com
(925)672-5789
 

-----Original Message-----
From: Ernest Montague [mailto:afm199 at earthlink.net] 
Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2007 8:51 AM
To: Suzuki SV650 Mailing List
Subject: Re: jetting

KC;

Actually it is for Ian Gillies, he picked up a bike for the track. The 
factory (Salvisberg) needle is mid clipped AND shimmed 40 thous and I 
think that is wayyy to fat.

Thanks though.

One of these days I will get over there.  Probably this winter.


Ernie


On Oct 3, 2007, at 8:38 AM, KC Gager wrote:

> Ernie
> More then likely the needle placement is off. If you want come by 65 
> buck
> I'll base line it and tell witch way to go on the needle. I'm sure you 
> can
> change it with out help :-). Reno in most case wants more fuel up 
> there.
>
> KC Gager
> BRG Racing Products
> "We Have Sickness For Quickness"
> KC at brgracing.com
> http://www.brgracing.com
> (925)672-5789
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ernest Montague [mailto:afm199 at earthlink.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2007 8:26 AM
> To: Suzuki SV650 Mailing List
> Subject: Re: jetting
>
> This is for a friend's bike that he got with 140 mains, a pipe, K&N,
> and needles from factory.  The midrange at Reno Fernley sucks.   I
> think the needles are too high, the mains too small and I am going with
> either a stock filter for the 140 mains, or 150s with the K&N and
> pipe.  Also shim stock needles 40 thou and change pilot jets.
>
> Ernie
>
>
> On Oct 3, 2007, at 8:21 AM, KC Gager wrote:
>
>> Was this east cost tuning or was in out here on the west cost. And yes
>> there
>> is a difference a big difference.
>>
>> KC Gager
>> BRG Racing Products
>> "We Have Sickness For Quickness"
>> KC at brgracing.com
>> http://www.brgracing.com
>> (925)672-5789
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jim Stewart [mailto:js at strappe.com]
>> Sent: Saturday, September 29, 2007 6:36 PM
>> To: Suzuki SV650 Mailing List
>> Subject: Re: jetting
>>
>> Ernest Montague wrote:
>>> OK guys, there is a stock formula that used to work pretty well for
>>> gen
>>> one carbs with a race pipe and aftermarket filter or opened up stock
>>> filter....
>>>
>>> Anyone remember?
>>>
>>> 148 mains?  I do remember shim the stock needles 40 thou.
>>>
>>> Ernie
>>>
>>
>> Hi, Ernie -
>>
>> After half a million dyno runs, Jack Roe developed a formula for
>> desnorkeled
>>
>> airboxes and race pipe: 152.5 mains, 17.5 pilots, two shims (.040")
>> under
>> the
>> needle, pilot screw at 2.5 (I think). He later recanted and
>> recommended the
>> stock 15 pilots and 3 turns. He also recommended drilling out the
>> bleed hole
>> in
>> the slide, but that didn't seem to make any difference on my bike.
>>
>> It turns out that the desnorkeled airbox is a bad choice for a street
>> bike -
>> big
>> flat spot at 5K or so. Maybe it works for a racebike - others can
>> surely
>> tell you.
>>
>> I have my own preferred settings for a street bike, but you're
>> interested in
>>
>> your racebike I assume...
>>
>> -js
>>
>> -- 
>> http://www.strappe.com
>>
>>
>>
>>
>



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