tacho / damper / gp shift ???



3 replies to this topic
  • pabsy

Posted January 01, 2002 - 02:36 PM

#1

ok here are some odd questions

1
anyone put a tach on their baby ? or know how to rig one up ?

2
is a steering damper ever needed ?

3
has anyone heard of a a gp shift for this bike ?

4
anyone know where i can get stiffer springs front and rear ?


if these questions all seem a bit bizarre thats because i/m roadracer and will race it w/17" rims and slicks

thks for any help

pabsy

  • fastkevin

Posted January 01, 2002 - 02:57 PM

#2

GP: There's no shift linkage, how could you reverse it?
Tach: A tach should be easy-negative side of the coil.

Damper: A damper is a good idea- Scotts

Springs/Suspension: PPS (my favorite), Race Tech, Taxxion(excellent work), Yamaha, White Bros and a million other guys
You should also get a decent set of hand guards to protect your levers when you pitch it

[ January 01, 2002: Message edited by: fastkevin ]

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • pabsy

Posted January 01, 2002 - 03:05 PM

#3

well if no-ones done it, id put a gear wheel on the shaft and another gear wheel next to it, the 2nd gear wheel has a shaft for the gear lever

i will put on a slightly longer gear lever, i can also gear the wheels so the throw of the longer lever is abou the same

because you need everyhting in approx the same place linkages would,t work too well as you need to length to make a linkage work in an acceptable fashion

  • KasperMX

Posted January 01, 2002 - 05:47 PM

#4

I put my Vantage Graphing meter on just to play around and used the inductive pickup to see how fast they ran. Suprised to see idle around 1800rpm. Meter only went up to 10,000rpm so i didnt see the peak. :)





Related Content

Forums
Photo

Snake pit oct 30th by The Anvil


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Regional Discussion   California
  • Hot  293 replies
Reviews

Yamaha YZ450F 2017 by Chris.GVS


Yamaha YZ450F 2017
  • * * * * *
  • 1 review
  • Last review by Tommyk_55
  • On January 15, 2017
Forums
Photo

2016 YZ450 by CaptainKnobby


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  59 replies
Forums
Photo

YZ450FX OR YZ450F by MESSMAKER


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • Hot  30 replies
Forums
Photo
Supercross

Wilson the Blue Privateer by jetfuel


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  50 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.