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post #1 of 50 Old 09-14-2009, 08:09 PM Thread Starter
 
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XC Racing the 700xx

Did round 5 of the British Quad Cross Country Championship on the 700ex.
I posted the question , 700xx for XC on another forum and there was one doing it in the US.
Quick answer, My God what a quad.
This bike was basically stock and has a very forgiving chassis and suspension setup.
I hit for too many logs, stumps and ruts that racing my current setup on the 450r , I'd be in traction and casts. The only thing that stopped from me doing better is ;
Lack of steering dampner ,limiting my self to 4th gear in the woods and not quite flat out on the loose gravel roads.(it gets a serious wobble in 5th)
This is one of the most underated quads I will every ride or own.
Wrong tire selection, 23"rear and 22"fronts
A 1/4 pull quick throttle . (fitted by previous owner)

The 700xx has so much torque that every time I touched the throttle ,I was aiming it at the sky.The only thing I have rode like this is a tuned CR500 ,I borrowed when racing two wheelers at MX.
I will post pics when I get time and specs and more info.
MY GOD THIS IS FUN RIDING THIS QUAD !
P.S. This my first time riding the T-ReXX.

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Another P.S.
The front end steering problem is mainly caused by a light front end.

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My second home
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The T-ReXX
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The new front end for round 6
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New rear rims and tires
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Looking forward to round 6

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Wot no questions or ideas ?

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That van is badass, I want one. I love the all around kenda tires. Let me know how they work out!


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It's one of the things that I must buy, to show how us brits do it

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Playing around with this idea
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A sort of easy EHS lid

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I took off the front aluminum cnc-ed piece for the sand and put some pant hose over it.





When I'm running in the sand and no water or mud I put panty hose over the Uni filter and run w/o a lid. So far they have both worked VERY well.



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did you extend your arms for xc racing...... their is a race next month iam going to do and iam vary currious about a few things. i have a damper comming to me this week but i need shocks bad.......
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