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2 Clicks Out: 3 Riders Hunt Down The Only Remaining Dave Moss

By |2020-06-18T07:12:49-07:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: 3 Riders Hunt Down The Only Remaining Dave Moss Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Mr. Lotia rides an R6, Mr. Garnica rides a ZX6R, and Mr. Tierney rides [...]

2 Clicks Out: 2008 vs 2019 R6 Suspension Setups

By |2020-05-21T12:10:44-07:00May 21st, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: 2008 vs 2019 R6 Suspension Setups Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. The Yamaha R6 continues to rule the 600 Supersport roost here in America this Century. Victor Stewart [...]

Eirik Skjaveland, Yamaha MT07 chassis and suspension upgrading process

By |2020-05-18T09:53:05-07:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: All, Article, Free, How-To, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , , , |

Freemium Article.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. UPGRADING THE SUSPENSION ON A YAMAHA MT/FZ07 – SUMMARY For a solo rider with a net body weight of around 90 kg (200 lb.) and a ready to ride weight of around 100 kg (220 lb.), I would suggest the following settings for [...]

2 Clicks Out: Yamaha R3 stock vs upgraded Suspension Setups

By |2020-05-07T09:50:26-07:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

2 Clicks Out: Yamaha R3 stock vs upgraded Suspension Setups Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. No motorcycle is more basic than the Yamaha R3. Every bike in its class comes with [...]

The Long Haul: return to KSS to install and test V2 of the Nitron prototype Tracer GT shock

By |2020-04-16T12:47:55-07:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Article, Free, How-To, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Freemium Article.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. With version 2 of the Nitron shock prepared by KSS being ready, I rode to New Plymouth to install the new shock. Valving was changed as was the needle taper and a 15nm/mm spring was installed with 12mm of preload. Front pressure was [...]

The Long Haul – Cromwell to Nelson via Arthur’s Pass and the Buller Gorge

By |2020-02-16T16:49:44-08:00February 16th, 2020|Categories: Article, How-To, Suspension, Testing Program, Tires|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. More testing with suspension, geometry and tyre pressures on yet another long haul ride from Cromwell to Nelson over Arthur's Pass and via the Buller Gorge. As the forecast was much warmer weather, this was a great opportunity to acquire [...]

The Long Haul: 1,1000kms ride from Nelson to Invercargill in 12.5 hours

By |2020-03-24T17:09:25-07:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Article, Reviews, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. Given the forecast or torrential rain in The Southlands, I decided to make the trip from Nelson to Invercargill in one go. Not the longest ride I have done but certainly one of the more physical and mental stress tests [...]

2 Clicks Out: R6 Fork Springs at a Track Day

By |2020-02-06T10:50:54-08:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: R6 Fork Springs at a Track Day Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. A young lady riding at a Laguna Seca track day brings her Yamaha R6 to Dave [...]

Nitron protoype R2 for the Tracer GT

By |2020-02-05T12:16:07-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Article, How-To, Reviews, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. The OEM shock on the GT Tracer was not going to last forever and with a guesstimate of around 10,000kms - the rear tire wear showed it was time to retire.  Thanks to Nitron in providing a prototype shock built [...]

DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT preparation for the 2020 New Zealand tour

By |2020-01-30T21:07:51-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Article, Free, How-To, servicing|Tags: , , , |

Getting DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT ready for the 2020 ACC Shiny Side Up tour of New Zealand requires time, focus and task completion one job at a time! Two days makes perfect sense for the do it yourself project manager spreading tasks into manageable blocks of time allowing for such mandatory requirements as flat white coffee, [...]