throttle lock



14 replies to this topic
  • thumper4life

Posted April 10, 2002 - 09:44 PM

#1

i heard of a someone manufacturing a throttle lock for when your in the pits and ya cant trust your opposition to not turn the throttle and ruin your day. does anyone know if there is one being made or how to rig one up or where i can purchase one? :)

  • John_Lorenz

Posted April 10, 2002 - 10:08 AM

#2

Down at the nearst Smith and Wesson Dealer :)

  • thumper4life

Posted April 10, 2002 - 10:53 AM

#3

i prefer remmington :)

  • John_Lorenz

Posted April 10, 2002 - 11:07 AM

#4

If it were legal to get a 50 cal I would

  • thumper4life

Posted April 10, 2002 - 11:17 AM

#5

its sad twisting a throttle had to come to this :)

:D

  • mxcowboy

Posted April 10, 2002 - 11:35 AM

#6

your best bet would be not to piss people off..
What I do is remove the handlebars after every moto. My throttle is never twisted. it only takes 10-15 minutes and I know I can shave some of that off with practice because look at nascar, 4 wheels and fuel under 18 seconds....Give it a try

Another thing is buy a enclosed trailer and load it up after each moto but then they would think your trying to hide something and protest you...

  • FOX426

Posted April 10, 2002 - 12:55 PM

#7

If your serious Doug Henry used a velcro strap around the brake and throttle. At least prevents UNIENTIONAL twisting and makes alot of noise if they undo it.

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  • Shawn_Mc

Posted April 10, 2002 - 01:51 PM

#8

Fox had a good idea, but somebody pumpin you thumper full of fuel? that sucks. gotta find that jackass and make HIM kick it till it fires!

  • PumpkinHumper

Posted April 10, 2002 - 02:09 PM

#9

After 4 years ridding my thumper I finially had someone try to twist my throttle 2 weeks ago. I was able to catch him before he could do any damage. And that was just because he wasn't aware of the potential flooding problems. other than that I have had no problems with this, at the track or the trails. Maybe you need to be nicer to your fellow racers.

  • RIDEPATE

Posted April 10, 2002 - 02:12 PM

#10

i just drilled a small 1/8 in hole thru everything,(grip,throttletube,bars)and put a cotter-pin in it (not bent of course!!)

[ April 10, 2002: Message edited by: RIDEPATE ]

  • dmxracing

Posted April 10, 2002 - 02:54 PM

#11

Yes White Brothers makes a throttle cover for our bikes. I just saw it in the catalog under the accessories section. It is like 10 bucks or so...

  • thumper4life

Posted April 10, 2002 - 04:42 PM

#12

lol....i AM being nice, just dont want to take chances :)

  • thumperpower411

Posted April 11, 2002 - 04:09 AM

#13

hey man your just paranoid you need to calm down a bit ok ... just remember there out to get u!!!! ha ha

  • John_Lorenz

Posted April 11, 2002 - 04:14 AM

#14

Man this is soooo funny

It reminds me of an old Chi-Wawa we had, man you get anywhere near her food or bone, and

WHHAAAAAAMOOOOOOO she'd nail ya

Have we gone this far :D

YESSSSSSSSSSSSSS :)

  • thumper4life

Posted April 11, 2002 - 05:13 AM

#15

THEY ARE!!! i hear em plotting in the pits :)





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