alternate bodywork for 1st gen

E Montague server afm199 at earthlink.net
Wed May 4 09:52:16 PDT 2011


I just got pissed with them never filling an order.  Totally hit or miss.

On May 4, 2011, at 9:43 AM, dsapsis at comcast.net wrote:

> Did you actually place the order? 
> 
> It seems two years ago when i was in the same situation, I called them and when asked if would buy two (the molds are in pairs) and informed that if i said yes, they would run the batch in the next run set (I think a week out or something) thats how I got them relatively quick. 
> 
> If you only want one, I would go in with you on a spare. 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jo Rhett" <jorhett at fastlizardracing.com> 
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com> 
> Sent: Wednesday, May 4, 2011 9:15:52 AM 
> Subject: Re: alternate bodywork for 1st gen 
> 
> I called ZG direct. They say "3-4 weeks out" but they won't commit to the date without an order, and won't provide a commitment date on order acceptance either. I suspect ZG is in the process of going out of business, which is what concerns me about the 1st gen SharkSkinz requiring them. 
> 
> On May 3, 2011, at 3:18 PM, dsapsis at comcast.net wrote: 
>> Call ZG direct and get them to make a mold run. 
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Jo Rhett" <jorhett at fastlizardracing.com> 
>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com> 
>> Sent: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 10:49:59 AM 
>> Subject: alternate bodywork for 1st gen 
>> 
>> At this point I've had standing orders for 17-156DB-01 for more than 4 months, and every time I call the distributors and they call ZG it's "3-4 weeks out". Since the ZG screens will clearly be 3-4 weeks out until after the season is over, its seems I have no choice but to swap the bodywork for something that uses a screen I can get from multiple sources. 
>> 
>> I had a list of places that made SV bodywork, but only Sharkskinz and Hotbodies are still around. Any other choices for the 1st gen SV? 
>> 
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>> Jo Rhett / velociRaptor Racing 
>> #553 WERA / AFM 
>> 
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> Jo Rhett / velociRaptor Racing 
> #553 WERA / AFM 
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