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Old 06-20-2013, 01:18 PM   #271
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the 74 has a capacitor,rode mine for years without a battery ,lites and at nite.
It's a whole new game.
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Old 06-22-2013, 10:29 AM   #272
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Old 06-23-2013, 06:28 PM   #273
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Saw this at the track yesterday......numnumnum

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Old 06-23-2013, 06:54 PM   #274
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gearbox

OK, what's the gearbox there? A way to use a japanese six speed on a Norton? Must have a high primary ratio, look at the size of the rear wheel sprocket. Hydraulic clutch too.
Very interesting, anyone have details?
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Old 06-23-2013, 07:15 PM   #275
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Only details I have is thats its a Commando 961, factory about 80BHP but the engineer owner says its now up to 100 BHP.
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Old 06-24-2013, 07:26 AM   #276
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Old 06-24-2013, 11:22 AM   #277
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I'm thinking I should recognize this rider,his face looks familiar from way back.Any idea Roadholder?
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Old 06-25-2013, 05:48 PM   #278
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Took mine for a romp in the Rockies yesterday.



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Old 06-26-2013, 09:14 AM   #279
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I'm thinking I should recognize this rider,his face looks familiar from way back.Any idea Roadholder?
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Unfortunately no. The Facebook poster is asking the same question!
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:47 AM   #280
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:48 AM   #281
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:28 PM   #282
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Old 07-04-2013, 08:09 AM   #283
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Took mine for a romp in the Rockies yesterday.



Breathtaking.

Hope she rides as well as she looks!
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Old 07-04-2013, 01:50 PM   #284
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