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MXA TEAM TESTED: GALFER WAVE SUPERLIGHT OVERSIZE ROTOR KIT

WHAT IS IT? A new, lighter, updated version of Galfer’s trademark oversize Wave rotor kit. WHAT’S IT COST? $371.00. CONTACT? www.galferusa.com or (800) 685-6633. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with Galfer’s Wave Superlight oversize rotor kit. (1) Demand. Galfer listened to feedback from their sponsored race teams, namely Joe Gibbs Racing, who thought the system was too heavy. Brake components are unsprung weight, so lighter brakes help the suspension. In response, Galfer develop…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (10/03/12)

UP AND COMER: DILLAN EPSTEIN Dillan after putting in a bunch of sprints on a hot day. After all the big amateur races have been held during the summer and there are a few rounds of nationals remaining is the perfect time to turn pro for many up and comers. What better time to get your feet wet than immediately following a successful amateur season? Dillan Epstein did just that, turning pro for the last round at Lake Elsinore. From what we saw there and his sprints at local tracks on practice days, Dilla…

MOTOCROSS ACTION PRODUCT TEST: GALFER BRAIDED STEEL BRAKE LINES:

WHAT IS IT? It’s an aftermarket hydraulic brake line that replaces the worn-out, flexible, nylon OEM hose on your machine. WHAT’S IT COST? Front?$72.00, Rear?$54.50. CONTACT? www.galferusa.com or (805) 988-2900. WHAT’S IT DO? The brakes on a motocross bike aren?t only used to slow down, they are an important part of the handling package. Racers often feather the front brake to drop into ruts, lock up the rear brake to pivot around turns and even power brake on the exit of turns. Therefore, not only is m…