some advice re: downshifting in corner entry

Randy Grein randygrein at comcast.net
Wed May 11 15:15:44 PDT 2011


Good ideas. Of course, moving back in the seat will put more weight on  
the rear enabling harder braking before rear wheel lift. Once at that  
higher effort you (should) get similar hop.

Hops in beers= good
hops in corners= bad
Randy Grein

On May 11, 2011, at 3:03 PM, E Montague server wrote:

> I see a lot of riders in the same race as Joe without the chatter  
> problems. I think a bit more rebound damping or moving back in the  
> seat would help.
>
>
> On May 11, 2011, at 3:01 PM, Randy Grein wrote:
>
>> Chris, courage can't be bought, but stupid is free. (grin)
>>
>> You're right, this does not help Jo with his problem, which is how  
>> to handle a bucking bronco during downshifts. I haven't heard  
>> anything that invalidates my earlier advice...
>>
>> Randy Grein
>>
>> On May 11, 2011, at 2:35 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:
>>
>>> Skills can't be bought.  Courage can be.  Put 6 zero's behind the  
>>> 1 and
>>> you'll see me do some stupid stuff.
>>>
>>>
>>> But I'm still trying to figure out how this helps Jo with his  
>>> shifting
>>> issues. :)
>>>
>>> -Chris
>>>
>>> On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 2:22 PM, Zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I would be first in line if skills can be bought :)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>>> TWF Racing
>>>> 775-786-4881
>>>> www.twfracing.com
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On May 11, 2011, at 2:16 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I could qualify if given enough m$t$v$t$$n. :)
>>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 2:13 PM, Zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> No, because you need to qualify :)
>>>>>> I did run that race on my sv and gsxr next day.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
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