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Does anybody know how suspension should be set for flat track racing. Jul 01, 2019 your dirt bikes suspension is made up of two components that work in conjunction with one another. The log book lets you record and track most any setting or condition on your car that you can imagine. Over time the forks draw in air creating a build up that messes with the performance of any dirt bike suspension.
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This information applies only to 4link rear suspensions having links floated on the rear axle with birdcages with all links running forward. Under the guideline of the 2018 dirtcar ump modified rules any andor rules. The most general rule of thumb is that they are a very forgiving type of suspension. If you want to design, build, set up and race your dirt car, dirt track chassis and suspension by the editors of circle track magazine is your ticket to the winners circle. We carry highperformance shocks from a wide variety of trusted brands. Youll also need a racing wheel and pedals, just like a real race car imagine that. Dirt track supply is based in watertown, sd and is one of the leading suppliers of racing parts, race car chassis, and components in the upper midwest. That is why i recommend you know the chassis settings at ride height for zero roll steer, max roll over steer and a few settings in between. Getting the perfect setup as motorcycles get more and more complex, its easy to think that the science behind the suspension on your bike is almost too much to understand. Dirt track suspension setup tracker says the best way to get help with its software is by visiting s. Yamaha flirts with dirttrack racing with the yzfr1powered. Protrac suspension, hillcrest, brisbane,queensland, australia. Dont settle for off the shelf or limit yourself to converted suspension. Modified suspension parts circle track supply, inc.
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