Thread: Ideal RPMs?
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Old 04-13-2011, 01:45 AM
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Default Re: Ideal RPMs?

Originally Posted by The_Aleman View Post
Figure out what your main cruise speed is and then gear your bike so engine turns about 5000RPM. That'll give you some room for redlight beating/passing speed and keep your engine near the sweet spot.
Sweet, thanks Aleman. You may appreciate that I have a bottle of Pliny the Elder and Blind Pig in the fridge waiting for the day that I build my bike (soon!)
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