Re: Gilardoni 47mm reed kit speed expectations

Probably Fred /
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> Alan Jackson Wrote:

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> > Ken Roff Wrote:

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> > I weigh 14 stone too.

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> > But my xk magnum bike with 2 speed auto Za50 engine on it weighs a lot

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> > less then your shifter bike.

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> > I got cheep estroil pipe and tm24 carb and 8 petal reed cage, k&n

> filter

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> > and my bike goes 55-60 mph and has for years

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> > So 50-55 mph is a good speed for reliability with smaller carb and

> cheep

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> > pipe

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> > Why make your bike go super fast so it just blows up ?

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> wow that's impressive acceleration!!!

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> I was just wondering if the total weight might hold me back

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> I like the idea of a bike that can do 65 then tootling along at 50 is no

> strain

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> I learned a long time ago motors don't last half as long if you thrash

> them all the time

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> I just didnt want to get my sights set on 60mph plus if my weight was

> too much

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> and tri-ped dave, ive already got 4 motorcycles (nothing special mind)

> plus the puch

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> lol tri-ped dave just read your profile and here's me bragging about

> t numbers....

Ya tri-ped just blows me away with numbers of bikes and knowledge!

He is a good seller that ships spare parts very quick too.

like to meet him one day !

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