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520 conv. kit

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Old 05-07-2009, 03:14 AM
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I am ordering a new chain and sprocket kit, should I just go -1 in the front or also +1 or 2 in the rear?
 
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Old 05-07-2009, 03:48 AM
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When I installed a 520 on my '04 1kRR I went -1/+1 and it was nothing short of amazing when launching. If you do any highway travel it can get buzzy around 80mph for any length of time. You'll wanna get a speedo healer and gas mileage will go from "decent for a sportbike" to "damn, I gotta fill up again?"
 
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Old 05-12-2009, 03:28 PM
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i dont wanna complete stunt bike however i dont really care about top end speed at all...i want a good overall street bike for everyday street use...what gearing do you suggest for my 08 1kRR.. i wanna wheelie monster bike however i dont wanna top speed of only 120 either ya know....
 
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