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Old 07-28-2008, 06:01 AM   #56
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Some changes for 09

They say.....
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  • New 45 mm Marzocchi fork: totally redesigned to assure more stability and control.
    Main modifications:
    1. New damper rods to increase flow and performance stability in the long term
    2. New bushes, more elastic fork springs, best hydraulic cartridge filling, to improve both overall smoothness and front end capacity to absorb bumps.
    3. New pistons, giving the hydraulics a 50% performance upgrade
  • Rear suspension setting optimised according to the modified front end.
  • New lightened wheels , new steel spokes ,aluminium spoke nipples and new wheel hubs to provide a reduction 900 g weight.
  • New seat with a more suitable foam to improve comfort and driving pleasure.
  • Great impact look due to the new white colour-scheme and fluorescent red graphics <<
http://www.betamotor.com/en/bikes/show/2?model=7

There's also a race model

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  • New 50 mm Marzocchi fork: completely revised to improve driving stability and comfort through a reduction in pitchingMain modifications:
    1. Larger diameter stanchions
    2. Fork yokes furry machined in aluminium with variable offset and bright red anodising.
    3. New pistons, giving the hydraulics a 50% performance upgrade
    4. New damper rods to increase flow and stability of performance over the long term
    5. New bushes, more elastic fork springs, best hydraulic cartridge filling, to improve both overall smoothness and front end capacity to absorb bumps
  • 5 mm longer rear shock absorber to give greater ground clearance.
  • Full titanium LeoVince exaust system with straight-thought silencer and decibel-killer at rear end to a very considerable saving in the bike’s overall weight in a more linear and full-bodied delivery.
  • New lighter and simpler racing electrical system for faster and easier maintenance.
  • Stealth aluminium rear sprocket with steel teeth, titanium fixing pins and black and red colour scheme: it combines the steel robustness and the aluminium lightness.
  • New Excel wheels with new steel spokes , red anodized aluminium spoke nipples and new wheel hubs: these enable a weight-saving of over 900 grams.
  • Ergal footrest and handguards to increase control and security guide
  • New Racing look through number plate with LED miniature headlamp, rear mudguard air intake in carbon fibre, Kevlar bumper plate, flame protection in carbon fibre, inner front disc carrier in black and new graphics <<
And its now white

http://www.betamotor.com/upload/bike...jpg?1216112700

http://www.betamotor.com/upload/bike...jpg?1216110765

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