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Suspension Seminar Jan 31st at Safety First Racing!!!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about suspension for your streetbike, trackbike or racebike?

Come join Safety First Racing on Saturday, January 31st at our performance shop.

Safety First Crewchief, Don Finelli, will be leading the FREE seminar from Noon-4:00p.m.

Don Finelli is a Suspension Tuner at Traxxion Dynamics Suspension possessing over 18 years experience in roadracing and suspension tuning. Don was instrumental in leading the team and tuning Bobby Fong to Top 5 results in the 2008 AMA Supersport class.

The seminar will provide a solid base knowledge of suspension tuning from aftermarket cartridges to full-on gas cartridges for the motorcycle enthusiast. This seminar is geared towards the beginning rider just starting out all the way to the advanced AMA racer. The seminar will include an open forum format soliciting questions from attendees and utilize racebikes with aftermarket suspension as aids.

So bring your notebook and be armed with lots of questions!

Free food will be provided prior to the seminar starting as well as huge discounts on exhausts, Powercommanders, dynotunes and free giveaways.

Doors open at 9:00a.m.
Seminar: 12:00-4:00p.m.

Giveaways include: Apparel/Accessories and a FREE Dynotune in our state-of-the-art soundproofed Dynojet 250i room.

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Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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Space is limited so please RESERVE NOW by sending an email to [email protected] confirming attendance and put “Seminar” in the subject line followed by “Your Name”.

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Going to really try and make this, i want to learn more about suspension. and the chance on the free dyno tune is icing on the cake.

Conformation received.

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..As I shifted into 6th, I forgot every f'in thing she said..
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ooo runs a little late for my tastes, but i for sure will stop by!

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I'm going to try and make this as well.

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In motorcycle terms, that's like taking your Ducati to a dealer for service, and they hand you back a 1979 backfiring Honda 400 Hawk.. because after all, a bike is a bike.
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I also will be there. But can't stay to the end. I gots to get to the bash!

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Conformation sent for two!

Thanks for putting this on.

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awwwwwww...wish my bike was put together so I could try a dyno-run and see how well I can jet myself.

damnit! wish I could make it, can't though. Have fun everyone, and thanks for setting it up Safety First

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Vern they want people to email them, they might not see pm's. Just a thought.

Even heroes know when to be scared.
..As I shifted into 6th, I forgot every f'in thing she said..
Im a fuel injected suicide machine!
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Vern they want people to email them, they might not see pm's. Just a thought.

tried e mail, but it wouldnt go through

hope he gets it

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pm sent...I've received several emails though????

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I need your help to make sure we cover the topics that you guys want answers to.

Please email me the "Top 3" questions you want answered at the seminar.

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Hey guys.. Something to consider.. There's a Lou malnatis just down the street from Safety First... Perhaps afterwards, some of us get some chow there?
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Hey guys.. Something to consider.. There's a Lou malnatis just down the street from Safety First... Perhaps afterwards, some of us get some chow there?
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Hey guys.. Something to consider.. There's a Lou malnatis just down the street from Safety First... Perhaps afterwards, some of us get some chow there?
Instead you guys should come out to the Nesba bash which is where most us will probably be heading
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Instead you guys should come out to the Nesba bash which is where most us will probably be heading
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Im lazy some one wanna link me to the nesba bash?

Even heroes know when to be scared.
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Im a fuel injected suicide machine!
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hmmm, its gonna be 30 degrees and sunny this saturday.

maybe i'll ride there.
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Im lazy some one wanna link me to the nesba bash?
It's in the NESBA subcategory under the tracktime section...

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hmmm, its gonna be 30 degrees and sunny this saturday.

maybe i'll ride there.
Watch out for ice formed from refrozen melting snow.
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hmmm, its gonna be 30 degrees and sunny this saturday.

maybe i'll ride there.
I was thinking the exact same thing. I only live a couple miles from there as well.

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We'll will also have food before the seminar so come by a little early to eat and socialize as well....we'll head to the NESBA bash afterwards.

Please send me a PM if you guys didn't get a confirmation email...I found about 10 in my junkmail folder.

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