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Old 06-01-2010, 01:24 PM   #200
bluesman
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Joined: Feb 2007
Location: Hoegaarden, Belgium
Oddometer: 3,199
Quote:
Originally Posted by Two Plugs

The question I have:
- Which Honda Carburettor (or Carbhousing) can be used as affordable substitute?
- Perhaps a MK1 Transalp (till 1990 - from 1991 the carburettor is changed resulting in less power - the MK1 XL600V Transalp has 55 Bhp, the MK2 (> 1991) only 48)
- Or one of the earlier Africa Twin models, f.e. the XRV650?
- Other alternatives?
Perhaps wrong suggestion but...did you look at carbs on "donor" of XLV engine? VT750 cruiser? I have no idea if they will be same or suitable, I just think those must be easily available at breakers in Germany and I seen quite a bit of those on USA ebay.
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