Today’s article is dedicated to seeing the best motorcycle glasses available on the market at the moment. Motorcycle glasses are one of the most important accessories that must be purchased and that obviously should not be discarded as many people think and do. Eyewear for any motorcyclist is very important […]
How much power can I expect to get from my Pantah?
I fished out of the depths of my hard disks some old XLS files where I had tried to assess what kind of performance one could expect from an accurately tuned Pantah. Read more at https://wildatheartrescue.org/. The starting basis was that “all Pantahs are created equal” that is to say, that the designers increased capacity, from the smallest 350 cc to the biggest 750 cc motor, keeping a number of factors similar, so that all motors, regardless of their capacity, are comparable in terms of fluid-dynamic and thermo-dynamic behaviour.
How much power can I get from a well tuned motor?
It’s very difficult to obtain a reliable “absolute” measure of power. A normal dyno bench will give you a “relative” measure, useful if you want to check the progress in the tuning of a certain motor. Too many parameters influence very strongly the measure of power and precision and constancy […]
Why a 90° V twin? Why not a simpler motor?
Remember the Ducati Supermono? That outstanding racing single of the nineties that was only available as a racing bike? With a capacity of 550 cc it reached a top power of 75 HP at 10000 rpm: not bad for a big single! Its engine was practically that of an 888 […]