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Old 04-22-2012, 04:15 PM   #34
PJay
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Joined: May 2007
Location: Russell, New Zealand
Oddometer: 464
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Originally Posted by Vangaurd227 View Post
light switch ?
Not really, but a big step at 8 or 9,000rpm, depending on what you've done with porting, jetting and timing.

(TZ race start technique: hold it at 8,000 on the line, lights or flag go, slip clutch until the bike's moving a little, then immediately just dump the clutch. Slipping the clutch burns it out, but lots of people try to hold 'em at 6 and slip: slow starts and clutch burning results.)
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Honda XL1000V, Suzuki DR650, Adventure Royal Enfield, OSSA Explorer, first model XL250, 9 other offroad, road, and roadrace bikes
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