Another Track Day tire question?

Mike Moore mike at moorecc.com
Thu Jun 26 08:34:01 PDT 2008


So you had no issues with a Pirelli 180 on the 5" rim.  Sounds good.

Is the bearing kit for a Gen 1 or Gen 2?  I need the Gen 2.

mike

On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 7:24 AM, Randy Grein <randygrein at comcast.net> wrote:

> LImited as in we couldn't keep the motor together. I have 2 rears, complete
> with cush, rotor and Zoran's bearing kit. Nice kit, BTW. Oh and yes -
> they're for sale together or singly, I can't use them for the foreseeable
> future. Make an offer.
>
> Randy Grein, WMRRA #41
>
>
> On Jun 25, 2008, at 6:50 PM, Mike Moore wrote:
>
>  Randy G,
>>
>> Can you elaborate on "good although limited success with a Pirelli 180 on
>> the 5" rim.".  Limited in what way?
>>
>> Also you said you had a rim? are you interested in selling it?  Does it
>> have
>> the cush drive? disk rotor?
>>
>> mike
>>
>> You said you had
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 10:17 PM, Randy Grein <randygrein at comcast.net>
>> wrote:
>>
>>  I had good although limited success with a Pirelli 180 on the 5" rim. I
>>> miss all that power and traction. Even the 160 spreads out better with
>>> the
>>> extra half inch.
>>>
>>> Randy Grein, WMRRA #41
>>>
>>>
>>> On Jun 18, 2008, at 9:55 PM, Jo Rhett wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>  On Jun 18, 2008, at 7:40 AM, Mike Moore wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  III but they are not available in 160 for the SV.  Recently it was
>>>>> suggested
>>>>> that I consider switching out the rear wheel (F3 or similar) so I could
>>>>> run
>>>>> DC III.
>>>>>
>>>>> Does anyone have experience with this type of setup?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> Many many people.
>>>>
>>>> Anyone know for sure what is is required for an F3 rear wheel swap.
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> Rim, a different rear brake disc that will fit in your stock brakes, and
>>>> a
>>>> washer from Zoran.
>>>>
>>>> Does F3 year make a difference?  I think before about '98 the F3 was a
>>>> 5"
>>>>
>>>>> rim and
>>>>> 5.5" later.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> You want the 5.5 size rim, which will let you use a 180 Pirelli rear.
>>>> (won't work for Dunlop though, and I've heard mixed answers for
>>>> Michelin)
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
>>>> #553 WERA / AFM
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>


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