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Old 06-25-2008, 06:34 PM
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Default Re: Deacon's chainsaw bike.

Originally Posted by Bikeguy Joe View Post
Also, you may find you want the shrouding back on that thing before it burns up.
On my old zenoah I ran it unshrouded with no problems - on the tanaka i have left the shroud on because it seems the airflow is routed using the shroud design to the head and not, like the zenoah, cooled by airflow alone... I am 50/50 on this question - it really depends on whether you think the airflow provided by the engine plus that provided by motion is enough to keep the motor cooled sufficiently..

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