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Old 05-09-2014, 08:34 AM   #31
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honda shadow with fuel injection makes 37. i think the older ones are more like 32.

http://www.mcnews.com/mcn/technical/2013JanPerfIndx.pdf
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Old 05-10-2014, 01:03 AM   #32
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I'm sure the Shadows do better than 32HP?? ... Suzuki's LS650 does 28-30HP; I've owned both and even with the extra bulk, the Shadow seems like it has more grunt & top end than the Savage/S40 ...
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Old 05-10-2014, 05:40 PM   #33
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Had a 2003 750 ACE, in 2004 Honda replaced it with the Aero. I liked the ACE much better, it had 2 carbs, the Aero only had one, and the ACE was chain drive and I replaced the 41 tooth rear sprocket to a 38 tooth sprocket.
It was a decent little bike, but I like my CB500x much better.

Why do you like the CB500X better ?......eventhough it has shimmed valves and the Shadow has screw type valve adjustments . TIA
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:27 AM   #34
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This website list carb as 43, FI at 44 and dyno rear wheel HP at 38.3.

http://www.vt750dc.com/factory-specs/vt750c2
Chain vs shaft drive makes a significant difference in wheel hp too. And you can fiddle with sprocket ratios on the chain whereas shaft leaves you with what you got.
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Old 05-11-2014, 05:35 AM   #35
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The RS is chain drive.
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