1. Where can I mount the
The transponder should be mounted on the
LEFT fork tube of the motorcycle just
behind the number plate using the
transponder mounting clip. You
should not mount the transponder in any
other place. If you are on an ATV,
the transponder should be mounted to a
vertical rail on your frame somewhere
between the front wheels or near the
2. How does the transponder get
With each transponder, you will get one
mounting bracket. This mounting
bracket should be attached to your bike
using cable ties. The transponder
fits into the mounting bracket and is
held in place with a cotter pin.
This allows you to quickly attach and
detach the transponder.
3. Do I need one transponder for
each class or bike?
No, one transponder is all you need for
one racer. You may need one
mounting bracket for each bike so that
you can quickly move the transponder
from one bike to the next. If you
race in multiple classes, the scoring
system will know who you are based on
your transponder ID.
4. Can I use another transponder
that I already own?
No, other transponders will not work
with this system. The only transponder
that can be detected by the scoring
system is the transponder listed on this
site, the MYLAPS MX Transponder.
The color of the transponder is orange
AND it says AMB or MYLAPS on the
5. Will it hurt if my transponder
No, your transponder can be exposed to
water and mud. You can leave your
transponder on when you wash your bike
without harming the transponder,
however, you should avoid direct hits
from a pressure washer on your
6. When can I purchase my personal
Personal Transponders are available
for purchase on
www.mylaps.com The personal
transponders are packaged with
accessory items such as a 12 volt auto
charger, a 110 volt charger and a
transponder mounting bracket.