12354RE: [T TBS R] 4.5 rpm to make 70mph ! Does it seen right to you??
- Jan 1, 2008You can run these at 6000 rpm all day long without breaking a sweat. You
need to be up near 8-9k to even start flogging the triplets.
After a while you'll get used to 4500 rpm feeling like low revs--almost time
That's a bit of an overstatement but not much--especially if you're rolling
on it in the twisties.
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of David
Sent: Monday, December 31, 2007 10:17 PM
Subject: RE: [T TBS R] 4.5 rpm to make 70mph ! Does it seen right to you??
Thanks for your reply Norm ! You make me feel a
little better about it.
Coming from a Harley Dyna, where if you are at 4500
rpm you are pushing it hard, it just felt very
unnatural doing 4500 and keeping at it or harder. The
engine at that point sounds like a jet engine on after
--- Norm Bour <normb1@... <mailto:normb1%40cox.net> > wrote:
> I also have a '99 TBS and that sounds about right. I<mailto:triumphthunderbirdsportriders%40yahoogroups.com>
> always "worry" about it
> revving too high to get decent speed out of it, but
> I'm comfortable up to
> 80-85 MPH over longer spans.
> The OC
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> seen right to you??
> Hey guys, I am trying to measure my bike and
> performance to the
> standart. I notice that I have to give 4500 rpm to
> get to 70mph.
> How about you??
> I have a 1999 T.T Sport
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