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by harky
Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

steering will be cables , i can sit with my legs flat and fully extended , like it is . i am longer in the wheel base than i first planned, so steering will be by my hips , might be something that i “ lift up “ once i am in place ——— still fluid ( my new term for everything) no 2019 is not the plan ...
by harky
Sun Sep 30, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

Ok there has been progress Russell is moving forward , ( not sitting Forward ) so will show we are both progressing my K.I.S.S idea has changed , the front suspension has become a time , thinking exercise, what you see is still , “ fluid “ a lot of what i have done has fixtures and mounting position...
by harky
Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

The hardest thing is to stop , scrap something, and re think / redesign/ remake something
I have some nice “ scrap “ examples
by harky
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

Russel Cameras Periscopes Mirrors :oops: Htm :twisted: PPS Gti Reverse image ????? Hell Feet forward. Ergonomically comfortable , like being in bed ____ but faster Hyper extension of the kneck (a new term I learnt ) i can lend you my LEATT kneck :lol: brace Keep @ it My trainer wheels up / down syst...
by harky
Sat Jul 14, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

http://a65.tinypic.com/312g2za.jpg http://a65.tinypic.com/j8ck78.jpg Swing arm and hoop are 1 1/2 “ x0.100” wall CDS The frame is 65x35x2 , interesting and cheaper not having to be weight conscious the “ lugs “ welded to the busa frame are for a cross brace that will go down to the chassis rails ne...
by harky
Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

progress
but slow , stand by for photos
hold this thought Russell
you can use a big hammer a little bit , but you can’t use a little hammer a big bit ———- always have a big hammer @ the ready
there ANOTHER —— “ DAD “ statement
our friend enjoyed his day out with you
cold here down south
harky
by harky
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

ok
you win the joke of the week —— like it
mine wasn’t a book !
your skid s look simple and that’s a plus
my extended frame is 400 mm ( ish ) wide so i need to poke the trainer wheels / skids out from the frame
lots to do before i need to get real serious, but time to think about it
by harky
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

dad joke —— very cruel i’ll get over it i had a passing look @ the Bub out riggers seemed like a very short legged = parallel bar system , air activated I think i have electric linear actuators on my trailer roof , they all come with different spec speed , speed up and down is a factor for me , must...
by harky
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

wow red is always quicker my trainer / stabiliser system i’m leaning towards wheels , and with castors , i can go to scrutineering and steer it upright , mine @ about 4 metres, won’t fit in the “ deluxe “ trailer i took 12 months to make , and the retrieval trailer ( that a few years ago we were all...
by harky
Wed May 30, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 251
Views: 55690

Re: theTRUTH

out riggers I have been struggling with the concept too 12v acutaors are one idea , air operation is painful ( air supply ) speed of the process is important, didn’t have a close look @ Richard A s and searching doesn’t help a lot wheels or skids ? speed rating of the wheels ? —- some of the down hi...
by harky
Mon Apr 02, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Headshake at 170mph

coffeenobs the bar ends are something i hadn’t heard of , interesting, ! and your early comment about not hitting the other timing pod I was a passenge . I used to wonder how timing equipment was hit / damaged in the past and now i have a better idea ! in “ John Mc Guinness “ book. Built for Speed h...
by harky
Sun Apr 01, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Headshake at 170mph

interesting we get such a short time to test / adjust things it is hard to do changes @ this stage i will remove the swing arm weight remove the “ tabs” on the front guard remove the ram air intakes re consider my front fork travel ( i have limited the travel to about 35mm bump from ride height ) st...
by harky
Sun Apr 01, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 23
Views: 3525

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

ok ,an update just returned from our speed week , my naked busa scared the living daylights out of me , with a head shake ( poor weight distribution, the main reason ) , this project is “ intended “ to be about a stable in line platform theory is good ! so the CENTRE HUB STEERING has been completed ...
by harky
Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Headshake at 170mph

my data shows i did give a surve of throttle during the event i do remember letting the bars go “ light “ ie not fighting it and didn’t apply any rear brake ( something i might bo next time ) though i would be really pleased if i don’t experience that again funny i remember there was a lot of noise ...
by harky
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 1214

Re: Headshake at 170mph

Ronnie the bike shook last year when Dave B had a ride , ( 150mph ) i re set / checked head stem bearings , made laser front to rear wheel aligner , ( and now have a “ trammel “ that l use to rear wheel align to the swing arm shaft Dave and i discussed the way we shut down , and seems i shut slower ...