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RE: [turbobike] pics

Anders Brink (anders.brink@lynchburg.net)
Mon, 25 Oct 99 13:29:08 -0400

I'm not spraying in 1st and it's geared to barely handle only 
150 ponies. I'm a 1/8 bracket racer and need to be consistent.

 /anders @ http://www.geocities.com/~anders_brink/mc/bandit.html


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Tim Meenan" <tmeenan@flash.net>
Date: Mon, 25 Oct 1999 08:22:25 -0500

>Why do you have the bike geared so much??? We have a bandit 
> with 6 inches that runs 8.60 with factory gearing. Gear it 
> taller and let the horsepower do the work.
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-turbobike@natvideo.com
>[mailto:owner-turbobike@natvideo.com]On Behalf Of Anders Brink
>Sent: Sunday, October 24, 1999 10:44 PM
>To: Info@NOVADS.com
>Cc: Bryan; turbobike@natvideo.com
>Subject: Re: [turbobike] pics
>
>
>NOVA Digital Services wrote:
>>
>> Looks great!! How long on the swing arm?? I'm about to start a turbo
>Bandit
>> 1200 and can't decide on the swingarm. +4? +6?. I think +8 is too much for
>> street use.
>
>I've got 5.5" on a +230 hp Bandit, that's definitely too short -
>even in 4th with 14/50 gearing. Go 8", the Bandit's only 56"
>from factory. You need to stiffen up both front and rear
>suspension though, it's way too soft - even for the streets.
>
>        /anders
>        http://www.geocities.com/~anders_brink/mc/bandit.html
>
>