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Triumph Daytona 675 set-up & gearing

Started by RoyHefner, September 17, 2008, 10:00:26 AM

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Grashopr

I'd sure like to get more info on this offset steering stem bearing nonsense...  got any part numbers?
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Quote from: Grashopr on April 01, 2009, 06:13:39 PM
I'd sure like to get more info on this offset steering stem bearing nonsense...  got any part numbers?

I'd also like to hear more.

And as far as the swing-arm pivot adjustment goes, I thought I'd heard the Augusta Triumph guys were making a few of those. I'd imagine it wouldn't be a hard machining job.
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RoyHefner

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QuoteI'd sure like to get more info on this offset steering stem bearing nonsense...  got any part numbers?
4 & 6 Racing here in the Chicago area installed the offset steering head bearings for me.  Unfortunately, they recently went out of business.  I believe that they got the offset bearing inserts from an outside source, as opposed to machining them themselves, but I'm not certain.  I might be able to contact one of their previous employees and see if I can find out any more info on their source for the inserts.

I do know that Attack Performance makes adjustable offset triple clamps for the Daytona, which is another option.
Roy Hefner
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Fast4fun

Roy,
   FYI, Jimmy is making some BIG promises about your performance this year. Last I heard he had you taking the first Triumph to sub 10's at BHF. Somebody has to do it, may as well be you.
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Jason748

Scotty - If you need someone to do some CAD files / Drawings for you on that kind of stuff let me know.
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RoyHefner

QuoteFYI, Jimmy is making some BIG promises about your performance this year. Last I heard he had you taking the first Triumph to sub 10's at BHF.

He said what??!!!  Sub 10s?!!  :lmao: I think he may be exaggerating my abilities just a bit!  I just hope not to embarrass myself out there in my first season with white plates!
Roy Hefner
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