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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-10-2008, 02:22 AM Thread Starter
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Cf Gp9

I think Cagiva also experimented with CF GP chassis back in the 2 stroke era, but abandoned as 2 stiff and chatter inducing - tires are much better now

Ducati Desmosedici GP9 appears in Catalunya, trellis frame a goner - Hell For Leather
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-10-2008, 03:05 AM
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look how narrow the cases are compared to the rad

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Wondering when someone was going to embrace a carbon fiber frame..

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-10-2008, 10:11 AM
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CF-chassis is novel in the MotoGP, although there were some trials in the 250cc.
I suppose it was Armstrong who tried a CF-Chassis in the mid-80's.

Headset of the Desmosedici GP9-Prototype:

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-11-2008, 03:13 AM
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I guess motorcycles are becoming more and more just an engine, two wheels and a seat!
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