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Old 01-14-2013, 07:58 AM   #11071
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I still can't get my head around the placement of the fuel pump down there
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Old 01-14-2013, 07:59 AM   #11072
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Any word yet on how Laia lost an hour?

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Old 01-14-2013, 08:00 AM   #11073
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That thing needs a bigger fuel pump and more fuel valves.

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Old 01-14-2013, 08:00 AM   #11074
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I'm still a little boggled how HRC can make an airbox boot, custom molded with the "CRF 450 Rally" logo but sticks with such an antiquated rear tank setup. I know the official line is that the aluminum tanks are easier and quicker to mock up on a short timeframe, but in seeing the other options that are already available as a tank/subframe setup for CRF's, I still find it a bit odd, especially with HRC's resource base.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:02 AM   #11075
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That thing needs a bigger fuel pump and more fuel valves.

its made from Dr Octopus spare parts
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:02 AM   #11076
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Look at the top pic the right bike,
can you get more complicated pipework than this ?
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:03 AM   #11077
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just trying to catch up here, why don't I see Pyndon on the live times??

I'm getting more coffee.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:04 AM   #11078
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I'm still a little boggled how HRC can make an airbox boot, custom molded with the "CRF 450 Rally" logo but sticks with such an antiquated rear tank setup. I know the official line is that the aluminum tanks are easier and quicker to mock up on a short timeframe, but in seeing the other options that are already available as a tank/subframe setup for CRF's, I still find it a bit odd, especially with HRC's resource base.


Just a another contributor to the "flop"


Would HRC guys be carrying a spare fuel pump now? Not unreasonable I wouldn't think....
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:04 AM   #11079
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I'm still a little boggled how HRC can make an airbox boot, custom molded with the "CRF 450 Rally" logo but sticks with such an antiquated rear tank setup. I know the official line is that the aluminum tanks are easier and quicker to mock up on a short timeframe, but in seeing the other options that are already available as a tank/subframe setup for CRF's, I still find it a bit odd, especially with HRC's resource base.
I know beauty is in the eye of the beholder but the whole thing looks a bit of a mess to me. I think the learning curve is maybe a little steeper than HRC anticipated.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:04 AM   #11080
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just trying to catch up here, why don't i see pyndon on the live times??

i'm getting more coffee.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:04 AM   #11081
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:05 AM   #11082
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I'm still a little boggled how HRC can make an airbox boot, custom molded with the "CRF 450 Rally" logo but sticks with such an antiquated rear tank setup. I know the official line is that the aluminum tanks are easier and quicker to mock up on a short timeframe, but in seeing the other options that are already available as a tank/subframe setup for CRF's, I still find it a bit odd, especially with HRC's resource base.
And air filter is near rear wheel, like oem... Not upwards like ktm or yz...
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:05 AM   #11083
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All that and Helder did better out of a van with 2 guys and a bottle of Port.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:05 AM   #11084
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Would HRC guys be carrying a spare fuel pump now? Not unreasonable I wouldn't think....

Light weight and compact, fits nicely in your jacket pocket.
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Old 01-14-2013, 08:06 AM   #11085
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The ASO site guys are probably out for a smoke, no updates across the categories for half an hour now...
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