first gen track bike to street bike

Morgan Jones morgan at morganjones.org
Thu Oct 13 09:04:24 PDT 2011


Huh, so a second gen motor will work with first gen carbs?

-morgan


On Oct 13, 2011, at 11:36 AM, Ernest Montague wrote:

> you can stick in a gen two. gen one is 99-02. If you get a gen two take the rotor and carb boots off your motor and put them on the gen two motor.
> 
> 
> On Oct 13, 2011, at 8:30 AM, Morgan Jones wrote:
> 
>> Whoa, you're right: they're all over ebay.
>> 
>> What years are considered first gen?  That is will bolt into my '99 frame:   '99-'02?
>> 
>> thanks.
>> 
>> -morgan
>> 
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>> On Oct 13, 2011, at 11:27 AM, Ernest Montague wrote:
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>>> Sell the flatties. They work on a street bike but why bother?  ebay for motors. 
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>>> On Oct 13, 2011, at 8:24 AM, Morgan Jones wrote:
>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> I have a '99 first gen race bike that I am considering converting to a street bike since there doesn't seem to be much of a market for first gen race bikes.  And first gen street bikes are awesome.
>>>> 
>>>> It has a worked motor, shortened subframe, and flat slide carbs.
>>>> 
>>>> Where I might look for a stock motor?  Does anyone have one they'd like to sell?
>>>> Can flatslides be used on a stock motor without too much drama or should I look for stock carbs?
>>>> Does anyone have a stock subframe or other stock parts they're looking to get out of their garage/basement?  Perhaps in return for race parts?
>>>> 
>>>> thanks,
>>>> 
>>>> -morgan
>>>> (Philadelphia, PA)
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