Scotts Dampner Install



8 replies to this topic
  • Team_Oatmeal_Pie

Posted August 15, 2001 - 03:50 PM

#1

Any hints on installing the Scotts with stock triples and thumper racing 1.5" bar riser. I just got mine and dont see instructions related to this combo. Thanks in advance.
I need this mounted soon, as it seems every time I run some hikers off the trail, and run them over I get some deflection and head shake, this should cure that problem.

  • WR_Rider

Posted August 16, 2001 - 03:30 PM

#2

How about givin' Scott's a call. They got a great technical staff. and are always willing to help out...

  • Brian_in_Long_Beach

Posted August 18, 2001 - 08:12 PM

#3

Use the universal mount from Scotts - you'll have to drill/tap the triple clamp. I used the universal mount to install my Scotts on an Applied Racing TC with Thumper Racing bolt on mounts.

Brian

  • The_Missile

Posted December 06, 2001 - 06:54 AM

#4

I'm looking for a similar solution. I am tempted to buy Taffy's combo of Scotts Triples & Stabiliser that he is selling, but I really need extra height. I am 6 foot 2.5 inches, 34 inseam and have a terrible time standing with a stock triple and TAG bar with must be about 60-70mm rise.

Is anyone running a setup with scotts triple clamp & damper and really tall pro-tapers as this would be a much cleaner look ? If so what & how ?

At the end of the day I think the Thumper Racing 1.5 inche bar risers, some tall bar + scotts damper is the right way to go.

About that drilling and tapping thing, is that difficult to do ? What's the procedure.

I'm going to phone Scotts for advice but its always good to get the insight from those that have been there done that.

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  • rwcfrank

Posted December 06, 2001 - 11:38 AM

#5

Get rid of the bar risers and buy some hig bars like XR 600 bars then you wont need the riser. Or go to a bearing house and buy some hardened round stock (measure the pin) and make the pin longer in the frame mount portion.

  • John_H

Posted December 06, 2001 - 04:31 PM

#6

I went with the Pastrana bend pro-tapers when I put on my Scott's triple clamp and stabilizer. The guy at Scott's said they're the tallest bars. I debated about getting some Thumper risers after riding a friends XR400 with them. I really liked the extra height. I'm 6'1" and standing was really tough with the stock setup. I'd still like my bars about a half inch taller, but it's a lot better than it was.

  • The_Missile

Posted December 06, 2001 - 11:34 PM

#7

Funny you should say that, thats exactly what I am going for ! Great minds think alike.

cheers

  • yamaha.dude

Posted December 08, 2001 - 02:17 PM

#8

Hey, that sounds like a combo I would like...

Anyone clue in a clueless Aussie to the Scotts website address... I got garden and lawn care, and the goggle company... no triple clamps or dampers... :)

Thanks

  • John_H

Posted December 08, 2001 - 02:53 PM

#9

www.scottsperformance.com




 
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