'99- should I worry about the crank?

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Sun Nov 16 10:38:39 PST 2008

don't worry about crank.
they do snap on half from time to time but it is same for all years.not 
specific for any year.
2nd gen is better choice for prod class.

Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Aaron Turner" <synfinatic at gmail.com>
To: <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Sunday, November 16, 2008 10:35 AM
Subject: '99- should I worry about the crank?

> I'm hoping to start racing AFM in 650P next year and there's a
> race-ready '99 for sale on BARF (I'm sure most of you know the one I'm
> talking about).
> Anyways, other then paying two mortgages (anyone want to buy a
> townhome in SJ? :), the one thing I'm worried about is what I've heard
> about the early SV cranks not being up to snuff for racing/trackdays.
> Anyone care to comment on how real this issue is?  Are there solutions
> other then being a pansy on the throttle?  Or should I just wait for a
> prepped G2?
> Thanks,
> Aaron
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> Aaron Turner
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