FEET FORWARD AG1350

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harky
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Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

Post by harky » Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:20 am

Time for an update —— been a while
work as re started —— after 2019 speedweek , old bike was stable and did 174 mph , which for a “ naked” Hayabusa based std gen 1 engine is not too bad
ok FF progress
frame has been jigged and welded , and out rigger —-“ trainer wheel” system has been started and partly tacked in place
it will be 12v linear actuators, driven , fuel tank will be under the seat and be 12ish litres ( 2 1/2 gallons) cooling is a combination of small air flow radiator and small radiator in a water / ice container.
steering is cable , i would like rods / linkages , but that looks to be too problematic.( read hard to do ) exhaust will be 4 short separate pipes
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lots stilll to decide , the out rigger wheels ,i am looking for wider ,flat ,high speed rated wheels ( 100mm / 4” )
front suspension is as in the post but i will need to be able to fit a variety of different length shocker / spring units ( by that i mean the spring rate ect won’t become clear until i know the front weight ) so i will have multiple threaded points to give me many options

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harky
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so far 120mph for$2000---imagine how fast I can go for $20,000

russelllowe
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Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

Post by russelllowe » Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:58 pm

Hi Harky, looking great!

Will you be using a rocker system to multiply the travel of the linear actuators? I thought just one actuator would be ideal, then there is no chance of one being up and one being down. Keen to hear where you get them from because Ill need one for my auto clutch for next year.

Cheers!

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