TOOLS, TECH & TRICKS OF THE TRADE
FASST CO. SPOKE TORQUE WRENCH—$99.95
Nothing can lead to disaster faster than one loose spoke—because
one loose spoke rapidly becomes 36 loose spokes. It’s imperative
to always have your spokes tight, but how tight? The Fasst
Co. spoke torque wrench ensures accurate spoke
tension. The wrench clicks once the proper
torque value is reached. Many top mechanics
use this tool to set spoke tension. It
comes with a sturdy storage case and
has a lifetime warranty.
PIVOT WORKS LINKAGE
Don’t overlook the critical components
of your linkage. Pivot Works sells linkage
kits for nearly every off-road motorcycle
made, from 50cc mini cycles up to 500cc
two-strokes. The kit comes with the parts
necessary to completely rebuild a linkage,
as well as bearing grease. This is a
sound investment for ensuring
T.M. DESIGNWORKS TWO-STROKE
T.M. Designworks has solved the age-old problem
of two-stroke pipes leaking at the silencer joint. T.M.
Designworks’ collar slips into place where the end of the
pipe and beginning of the silencer meet. Special high-temperature internal O-rings expand with heat to lock the
clamp in place. The collars are available for a variety of
two-strokes and come in different colors.
www.tmdesignworks.com or (541) 772-4161.
RACE TECH SHOWA TAC
FORK SPRING CONVERSION
The Race Tech Spring Conversion System transforms
Showa TAC forks on the Kawasaki KX450F, Suzuki
RM-Z450 and Honda CRF250 from an air-spring to a
coil-spring setup. Race Tech offers high-performance
fork springs (sold separately) that turn your Showa
TAC forks into a spring-damped design.
www.racetech.com or (951) 279-6655. ❏