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    Sticky: I'm with Styx. If you can continue to roll the...

    I'm with Styx. If you can continue to roll the back edge, would be super trick! Maybe do something like a french curve, where it's decreasing radius (unless that's a massive pain in the butt) -...
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    Lee, That's pretty awesome. I like that it...

    Lee,

    That's pretty awesome. I like that it increases the range of the friction zone. I've always been amazed that you could be riding, and gradually pull in the clutch and not get the engine to...
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    Intake is easy - call Dan (Thumpe) and get his...

    Intake is easy - call Dan (Thumpe) and get his bent intake setup. For an exhaust, it's easier to make your own than you think (and cheaper!)

    Sent from my GT-N7105 using Tapatalk
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    Sticky: What he said! Sorry, I've been crazy busy...

    What he said!

    Sorry, I've been crazy busy between work, family, relatives in town visiting, and the construction going on at the house, so I wasn't able to post the "part 2" I wanted to give after...
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    Sticky: If all you want to do is to verify static timing,...

    If all you want to do is to verify static timing, I would recommend following the Factory Service Manual (FSM), which can be found over on www.buellmods.com .

    ECMspy should not be used to read LOG...
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    First of all, I wouldn't have tried to make a...

    First of all, I wouldn't have tried to make a turbo kit from scratch on the stock carburetor!

    Secondly, I had Hammer Performance put together my motor kit. I asked them for "as much compression...
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    Welcome! It looks like a great starting point...

    Welcome! It looks like a great starting point for whatever you want to make it - mine looked almost exactly like that when I brought it home!

    Now mine is almost unrecognizable, it's been through...
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    Factory 12 Disc will hurt your power. I tried to...

    Factory 12 Disc will hurt your power. I tried to run 12 discs with the step up jetting at 175-45 and it would bog HORRIBLY in the mid-range. I loosened up the bolts, and the thing came to life...
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    Lee, I just saw this thread. I wish I had a...

    Lee, I just saw this thread. I wish I had a picture of how cluttered my garage is. You'd be amazed I can walk through it. That's what you get for having the Mother-in-Law living with you, as well...
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    Looks like a piece of luanne ot other thin...

    Looks like a piece of luanne ot other thin plywood. Sucks, and it looks (and sounds) like you caught the edge of it.

    I caught a lightning bug right between the eyes on my visor - riding down a...
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    Unfortunately not. There has been a lot of other...

    Unfortunately not. There has been a lot of other stuff going on in life (having a 5 month old kid, building a garage, working 60 hours a week), but I won't forget about this forever, I promise! :-D
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    Sticky: I rode today too! Was awesome to get an hour on...

    I rode today too! Was awesome to get an hour on the Firebolt, can't wait for nice weather so I can ride more!
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    Sticky: Dan, In Delaware there's a company called...

    Dan,

    In Delaware there's a company called Mishimoto that does radiators, silicone couplers, and other really nice parts for a lot of automotive applications. If you called them up and described...
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    If it's not coming out from where the petcock...

    If it's not coming out from where the petcock attaches to the tank, and not coming out from where the hose attaches to the petcock, that means it's coming out of the front of the petcock itself,...
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    It's hit or miss around here - but good to know...

    It's hit or miss around here - but good to know that some dealerships are still honoring what HD promised in 2009 - 10 years of continued support for Buell Bikes.

    Locally (Northern Virginia) there...
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    I agree with Lee - it could also be the fuel...

    I agree with Lee - it could also be the fuel float is stuck in a semi-closed position, making the bowl not fill with gas fast enough for prolonged use under load.

    Easiest way to check it to tap...
  17. Thread: Blast wont go

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    I'm with Lee here - something funky is causing...

    I'm with Lee here - something funky is causing your bike to eat belts.

    Most commonly:
    1) Rock/debris stuck in either pulley - check both engine pulley and wheel pulley.
    2) Pulley Damaged from...
  18. Thread: Blast wont go

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    Like has been said, a picture or three of the...

    Like has been said, a picture or three of the belt and the broken spot would help. Usually the belts will NOT break sitting still - they tend to break when you're hard on the gas, or shifting really...
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    Sorry we couldn't help quicker - I've been keeping crazy busy here at work recently!

    It's a common blast thing. The "usual" method for changing the oil is run until hot, drain oil, remove filter,...
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    Glad you got the new tires on. When I was riding...

    Glad you got the new tires on. When I was riding on my OE Dunlops, I'd get into a corner and the rear end felt slippery. With the diablo's it felt much more solid - I don't know if it's the rubber...
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    There you go! Awesome! -Brad

    There you go! Awesome!
    -Brad
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    Welcome! Come for the witty banter, stay for the...

    Welcome! Come for the witty banter, stay for the cookies.

    Bike looks sharp! I like it all blacked out, with the brown seat.
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    Which bike is this for? Blast? XB9? XB12? They...

    Which bike is this for? Blast? XB9? XB12? They all use different colors. Is the fairing stay the same color as the rest of the frame? If so, give Al a call over at American Sportbike. He knows...
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    Definitely the nature of the beast. The HD...

    Definitely the nature of the beast. The HD transmission is not the greatest in terms of shifting feel, but it's a brute and takes a pounding as long as you don't abuse it (don't jump up and down on...
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    Woo! While it's in your garage, you should...

    Woo!

    While it's in your garage, you should definitely give it the BRO once over, make sure all the easy stuff is in good shape (boot, tires, belt, brakes). A primary adjustment would only take a...
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