carbon fiber air box


8 replies to this topic
  • Maynard

Posted October 14, 2004 - 04:43 PM

#1

Is any one running a carbon fiber air box on a 426, and where do you see any gains?

  • Matt96xr6

Posted October 14, 2004 - 06:37 PM

#2

I got one for a good price off ebay. I dont know of any company making them anymore.

Gains? You lose about 1-2 pounds up high. I installed it with a Ti subframe at the same time. makes the rear feel like 5 lbs lighter picking it up.

  • Maynard

Posted October 15, 2004 - 02:15 AM

#3

I have a used one from Dubach racing, Thanks for the info I'll give it a try :cry:

  • SSpeeDEMONSS

Posted October 16, 2004 - 12:03 PM

#4

where did u get the Ti subframe?

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  • Matt96xr6

Posted October 16, 2004 - 12:20 PM

#5

Yamaha did a closeout of them a few months back. they were gone they day they listed them.

  • SSpeeDEMONSS

Posted October 16, 2004 - 05:06 PM

#6

is there anyone else that makes/made Ti subframes?

  • Matt96xr6

Posted October 16, 2004 - 07:12 PM

#7

gone, gone, gone.

Unless you find one on the classifieds or ebay.

  • Matt96xr6

Posted October 17, 2004 - 08:14 PM

#8

Mine is always for sale for the right price! :cry:

I am thinking of getting a new bike next year, so if you really want it email me an offer. mjbobbitt@yahoo.com

  • 01yz426

Posted October 31, 2004 - 11:49 PM

#9

Just saves weight, but with our big bikes saveing weight is a big issue... I'd go for it if I had the money





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