Sportbike Suspension Tuning

Author: Andrew Trevitt
Publisher: David Bull Publishing
ISBN: 9781893618459
Size: 73.94 MB
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Their sophisticated, versatile suspension offers countless combinations to find the handling that's right for you. This book will help you hone and perfect your suspension for high-performance street riding and track days.

Race Tech S Motorcycle Suspension Bible

Author: Paul Thede
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 1610591666
Size: 76.93 MB
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This book, by America’s premier suspension specialist, makes the art and science of suspension tuning accessible to professional and backyard motorcycle mechanics alike.

New Trends In Mechanism And Machine Science

Author: Fernando Viadero-Rueda
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9400749015
Size: 68.61 MB
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Mobil. 37, 423–447 (2002) 4. Trevitt, A.: Sportbike Suspension Tuning: How to
Improve Your Motorcycle's Handling and Performance. David Bull Publishing,
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Motorcross And Off Road Motorcycle Performance Handbook

Author: Eric Gorr
ISBN: 9781610590921
Size: 76.40 MB
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his new edition of the Motocro guide to turning your motocross or off-road
motorcycle into a wicked raci weapon. From suspension tuning to building a high
-revving outdoor racer, tuner/journalist Eric Gorr gives you the inside line on
tricking out your off-road machine. Whether you want a broader, more usable
powerband for enduro competition, explosive end for Supercross, or . top-end
boost for mote racing, Motocross & Off-Road Performance Handbook takes a
hands-on approach to ...

101 Sportbike Performance Projects

Author: Evans Brasfield
ISBN: 9781610607964
Size: 72.35 MB
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The results of that effort can be seen on the showroom floor of any motorcycle
dealership in the country, where off-the-rack sportbikes come equipped with
handling capabilities the pros could only dream of back then. The fact that the
average street rider and the average club racer have suspension adjustments
and technology that were only available to the factory teams a mere 10 years ago
is a mixed blessing. Proper suspension setup is key for fast riding. But approach
suspension ...

The Essential Guide To Motorcycle Travel 2nd Edition

Author: Dale Coyner
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760357617
Size: 65.56 MB
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within the gross vehicle weight limit for your vehicle (weight fully loaded,
including passengers), you'll need to make some suspension adjustments or
lighten your load. What You Can Control If you ride a sport bike, you have several
adjustments for tuning your suspension setup, including damping and load
settings. Touring bikes have fewer controls; some, like the GL-1800, have only a
preload adjustment. (People who ride big bikes typically value the ease of use
that comes with ...

Maximum Control

Author: Pat Hahn
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760336741
Size: 65.89 MB
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However, if you don't want to mess around with your suspension settings before
you can go ride, just set them to the middle of their adjustment range and be
done with it. On a big bike you can get away with this because the bike is so
much heavier than the rider. (Not so much on a sportbike or racebike, where the
rider's weight is closer to the bike's weight, and suspension tuning is paramount.)
Check your owner's manual to determine exactly what adjusters exist on your
bike, put ...

How To Build A Pro Streetbike

Author: Mike Seate
ISBN: 9781610609753
Size: 60.31 MB
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Finally, we finished off with a matching red clutch line also from (ialH, the
complete setup retailing for just under $400. The Honda RC51 is said to have
sonic of the toughest suspension this side of an off-road vehicle, though a rider's
weight and riding style can often prove the stock springs to be deficient. It's no
secret that modern sportbikes are generally designed to tit tiny test riders who
seldom weigh more than 140 pounds in a full suit of leathers. This means an
average-sized ...

Motorcycle Track Day Handbook

Author: Kent Larson
ISBN: 9781610590976
Size: 26.42 MB
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Max McAllister is the president of Traxxion Dynamics and my goto guy for
suspension issues. With Max's contribution, Chapter Four has come together as
one of the best introductions to motorcycle suspension setup l've seen anywhere.
Thanks, Max, for pulling together this great tool for getting your bike dialed.
Darwin Holmstrom, Peter Schletty, and Brenda Canales deserve special mention
for making the book look so good. l know they are "just doing their jobs" as
acquisitions editor, ...