WTB custom rearset adapter
yoober at gmail.com
Mon Apr 21 20:40:59 PDT 2008
I ordered these a few days ago and got them today. They went right on
no problem, but I already had some adapter plates so it was just a
At the highest notch, these have the footpegs up 1.4 inches and back 1
inch. They are about 1/4 inch thick. Since they are about 1/8 inch
thinner than my old ones and set the footpegs about .4 inches higher,
maybe now I'll be able to finally use all of the rear tire!
Gonna try em this weekend. I'll post back and let you know how they worked.
On 3/6/08, Erik Weber <yoober at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dave, I heard back from the seller. The guy's name is W. Blair Layton
> -- sounds very familiar. If he doesn't post on this list maybe it's
> the other SV list. At any rate, here is his response:
> "[The adjustability] allows for smaller steps in between a larger
> total up and back so you have many more choices than just up 1 inch
> and back 1 inch.
> Q: What is the furthest up / back the adjustable plates offer?
> A: The very top hole is 1.39" higher than stock and 1.00" further
> back. The farthest aft column is 1.39" further aft than stock. The
> holes are spaced at 0.39"."
> So, I take it you can go 1.4 inches up and 1 inch back, or you can go
> 1 inch up and 1.4 inches back, but not 1.4 inches up and back (would
> need one more hole up there in the corner).
> Sounds pretty good for $50 . . .
> On 3/6/08, Erik Weber <yoober at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Dave, I've got a question in to the seller about what the range of
> > adjustability is. If I get a response I'll let you know. I'm using
> > something similar but not from this particular manufacturer.
> > On 3/6/08, tlc at sas.upenn.edu <tlc at sas.upenn.edu> wrote:
> > > Has anyone had experience with these?
> > >
> > > http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/SV650-99-08-SV-650-Race-Rear-Set-Riser-Plates-Rearset_W0QQitemZ370027875117QQcmdZViewItem?hash=item370027875117
> > >
> > > I would think the adjustability is worth the extra $10. I've run similar plates on
> > > my Aprilia and was very happy.
> > >
> > > -dave
> > >
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