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Old 06-25-2007, 10:52 AM   #12
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I had a shovelhead that didn't leak (much). The solution was to put in a belt primary and then run the primary case dry. It also solved the dry clutch running in the oil bath problems.
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Old 06-25-2007, 12:04 PM   #13
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I predict wheels will continue to be round!
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Old 06-25-2007, 12:39 PM   #15
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That's a solid suggestion, no doubt. But I have this bizzare desire to try to keep the bike as close to original as possible. I did concede on the points and get a Crane ignition, and replaced the Kehnin carb with S&S. Those were "had to dos" to make the bike rideable day to day.
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Old 06-25-2007, 12:59 PM   #16
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I prefer square with chamfered corners.
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Old 06-26-2007, 08:20 PM   #17
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I still love to watch the races, live and on the tube, even if ama seems a little one sided right now. Maybe the rules will allow for some more competition next year. The Yosh team just seems to have it dialed for superbike. But fx and supersport are still fun, and superstock might get there. what i believe is that the riders are very skilled, the ama has to pick up its game or leave it to someone else. or maybe motorcycle racing is just not going to catch on here. i have heard good things about miller but i awlays wondered why they needed airfence for a brand new facility.
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Old 06-26-2007, 08:29 PM   #18
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Maybe I should have mentioned that the only reason I'd be reluctant to go again was that it cost me $60 for the one day after all the ticket downloading fees were done. I won't spend that much again for only a couple of races worth watching. The park itself is quite nice.

That doesn't mean that I'm not highly impressed with the way those guys can bring those bikes down from 175mph so quickly and take that turn 1.
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Old 06-27-2007, 05:15 AM   #19
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I guess you weren't impressed enough to pay another 60 bucks!
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Old 06-27-2007, 05:39 AM   #20
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How to say this? I'm glad I went. I just won't bother again unless they improve the series. Go back to 750s. Encourage V-twin and triple participation.

I wonder why the AMA hasn't included 675 triples in the mix like they do in Europe. Maybe because the Big4 don't want to be humiliated.
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