Gsxr's rear brake

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Gsxr 750 1985
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Sport bikes of the period were just starting to get alloy swingarms, but few had a fully floating rear brake such as this-borrowed from dirt bike practice-that helped reduce wheel hop under hard braking.
The cover on the exhaust was drilled for lightness.