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Old 04-01-2010, 05:30 PM
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Default re: 60 MPH...achieveable? Who cares?!? Let blueprint an engine!

Originally Posted by h_rod View Post
I know a man in the local Wizzer club. He takes blank head castings and machines them. his bike biulds are VERRY fast. the first thing he does in a biuld - rims and tires. HD drum brakes, thicker spokes, HD tubes. Going fast is easy, doing it safe is important. a good street rod has 3 important things to consider, brakes, steering/suspension, and motor( in that order.)

have a look at posts 88, 97, & 128.