Thread: 5hp briggs bike
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Old 07-14-2012, 08:51 AM
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Default Re: 5hp briggs bike

Originally Posted by porkchop View Post
welcome briggsandstratton,a few you have a clutch?you probably need to peddle to get bike up to speed,then slowly let the clutch out.there are different kinds of clutches to use.try on a slight downhill to get up to thing i have found out is having to try different ways of operating these machines.kind of have to see what it likes/wants....that 5hp should sling you down the road pretty good.
keep us posted,good luck & have fun!
its got a centrifugal clutch and the pedals are gone to fit the motor but I'm going to try a 10t to 20t to 10t to 44 tooth gear setup
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