TRIUMPH, MAKING SHORT PEOPLE LOOK TALLER SINCE 1907
Taking a grinder to Britain's motorcycling heritage. Disclaimer This "Blog" represents the thoughts and actions of the author. It is created for academic interest and entertainment only. It is neither intended or implied that any person reading any article contained within, imitates or recreates any work described.
Given Joe Lucas' reputation as The Prince of Darkness, the electrical system needs all the help it can get. This little set up gives a 10% increase in dynamo speed, allowing the charge rate to balance the lighting load at lower revs. That can only be a good thing as hurtling about, flat out in second at night is neither big nor clever.
The other thing is that once installed adjustment is minimal and the belt is bound to run quieter than a chain, so one of these set ups is going on the shopping list.