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Old 09-14-2006, 09:45 AM
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Bite the bullet and put some Diesels in.A buddy of mine had one of those Harleys.He killed 3 sets of gas motors till he went over to diesels.Pay now or keep paying and paying and paying.

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Old 09-14-2006, 10:54 AM
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I have a customer with a big scarab that had the 420's in it. I rebuilt them, added inconel valves and Whipples. It's been running great for about 3 years now. He runs it hard, cruising at about 4000 RPM for hours at a time.
That would not be a bad option and certainly allow you to prop it up to get a good cruise speed.
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Old 01-12-2007, 06:50 PM
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I've been looking into this option - how much boost is he running? Did you simply have his heads updated or did he buy all new?
Any problems or issues I need to be aware of?
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Old 01-13-2007, 12:44 AM
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....what would be the best bang for the buck?...
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Old 01-16-2007, 06:04 PM
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well played GLH
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Nice Harly.. id go diesel
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