Originally Posted by Flashman1
"I checked the sight glass to make sure the correct amount of oil was in the engine/tranny and then checked the coolant overflow bottle. Spot on!
I emptied the gas tank and weighed the bike; it weighed 296 pounds. The bike was stone stock with no mods, fluids topped up, and the gas tank was empty. After filling with 3.25 gallons of gas, the TE weighed 317 pounds."
From this guys web site:
He is very meticulous.
Actually, my figure was 139 kgs (dual electronic scales) but rounded it to 140. His figure is 134.5 kg. I think 3.5 kgs of difference are not something to argue about, especially since it is well withing accuracy limits.