alternate bodywork for 1st gen

Jo Rhett jorhett at fastlizardracing.com
Wed May 4 14:21:26 PDT 2011


That will be awesome.  Thanks so much Ernie!

On May 4, 2011, at 10:40 AM, E Montague server wrote:
> Jo I have the double bubble sharkskinz screen
> 
> I will take it off the body work and bring it to the track.
> 
> You can borrow it.  It's scuzzy but windproof.
> 
> I'd give it to you but then I'd have scuzzy sharkskinz with no screen
> 
> 
> On May 4, 2011, at 9:57 AM, Jo Rhett wrote:
> 
>> When I placed my first order in January it was for 1 as a spare.  My windscreen cracked in March so I placed another order for 2 total, 1 new 1 spare.  Both distributors claim they placed the order.  SharkSkinz claimed they have an open order with ZG too.  ZG claims they have no such orders.
>> 
>> At this point I need two, but if all of my orders get fulfilled I'm going to have 5 so I'll happily sell you one.
>> 
>> 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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>> Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
>> #553 WERA / AFM
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Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA / AFM



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