Looking for forks for '05 SV650

Ben Martinek keynesiandream at gmail.com
Thu May 5 10:41:27 PDT 2011


Definitely no crease at the bottom of the triple, I have seen that before. I
am sure Gerry will give me a thumbs up or down.

See you there!

Thanks,
Ben

On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 10:36 AM, Zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

> That is enough to crease them, right at bottom edge of lower triple.
> Anything over 2mm I junk.
>
>
>
> Thanks,
>
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> TWF Racing
> 775-786-4881
> www.twfracing.com
>
>
>
>
> On May 5, 2011, at 10:12 AM, Ben Martinek wrote:
>
> > Fortunately they are not creased, but when dropped from the triples bend
> is
> > visually perceivable. Maybe 5-6mm out of true.
> >
> > -Ben
> >
> > On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 10:00 AM, Zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> >
> >> Yes, those have cartridge. If they are to bent you can always move
> >> cartridges to new forks.
> >> Problem with forks if they have crease is they are not safe to
> straighten.
> >> How much are they bent?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >>
> >> Zoran Vujasinovic
> >> TWF Racing
> >> 775-786-4881
> >> www.twfracing.com
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On May 5, 2011, at 9:57 AM, Ben Martinek wrote:
> >>
> >>> Thanks guys, I called Gerry and he is going to take the forks Sat
> >> evening,
> >>> so should be a bit straighter Sunday morning.
> >>>
> >>> @Zoran Thanks so much for the offer! I bought the bike from Scott
> >> Lewieski
> >>> (#69) and the forks ZX-6 internals, not sure about cartridges though. I
> >> will
> >>> have to double check with him.
> >>>
> >>> -Ben
> >>>
> >>> On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 9:36 AM, E Montague server <
> afm199 at earthlink.net
> >>> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> GP is good
> >>>> On May 5, 2011, at 9:26 AM, Gregg Spears wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> Call Gerry @ http://www.gpframeandwheel.com/
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> He should be able to straighten them if they are not to bad......
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Howdy,
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Longtime SV650 List troll, first time writer.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> After AFM round 2 I noticed my steering seemed a bit wonky so I
> dropped
> >>>> my
> >>>>> forks and found: WHAM! those things are super bent!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> So if anybody has a pair of stock SV forks for a '05 SV650 (non-GSXR,
> I
> >>>> am
> >>>>> racing proddy) I would love to talk to you about purchasing them.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thanks,
> >>>>> Ben
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Gregg Spears
> >>>>>
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> >>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>> From: Ben Martinek <keynesiandream at gmail.com>
> >>>>> To: sv650 at micapeak.com
> >>>>> Sent: Thu, May 5, 2011 9:11 am
> >>>>> Subject: Looking for forks for '05 SV650
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Howdy,
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Longtime SV650 List troll, first time writer.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> After AFM round 2 I noticed my steering seemed a bit wonky so I
> dropped
> >>>> my
> >>>>> forks and found: WHAM! those things are super bent!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> So if anybody has a pair of stock SV forks for a '05 SV650 (non-GSXR,
> I
> >>>> am
> >>>>> racing proddy) I would love to talk to you about purchasing them.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thanks,
> >>>>> Ben
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>
> >>
>
>


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