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Old 12-20-2012, 04:12 AM   #231
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Originally Posted by Drunk_Uncle View Post

Now a question for the experts. I have been told that 05-06 955s use 1050 cases and some other 1050 parts. Sooo would a 1050 go into an 06 Tiger?
Only the 06 uses the 1050 cases and NO, a 1050 will not fit because they have different mounting points around the cylinder heads.

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Well, just a thought but I think the Triumph 955i Daytona, Sprint or Speed Triple motors would basically bolt right up give h.p. increases and might be easier to source/find.
But they use different, bigger throttle bodies to help give the extra HP. Probably need the matching ECU.............So it'll all get more expensive and more involved.
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