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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 03:29 PM Thread Starter
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6th Gear

I came across the Baker 6 Speed for my buddy's Sporty the other day... And, this made me curious... Does anyone know if there is anything sort of 6th gear addition for our bikes?

1990 VN750
Got it on 9/10/09
7683 original miles when I got it
7870 current (constantly adding more)
Mods already on bike:
Kuryakyn Iso Grips with throttle boss
Kuryakyn Iso pegs with heel rests
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Mods since I got it:
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Many more to come...
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 04:16 PM
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"Things We Can't Have" for $100 Alex...
...and the answer is "This will bring your Vulcan 750's RPMs way down on the highway."
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"What is a Sixth Gear?"
"Right, for $100"

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 04:28 PM
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Sorry Rabi, a 6th gear is just not gonna happen for us. This has been discussed before. You could do it, but with all the mods to the engine and clutch, it's just not worth the headache in time, labor or cost. You would come out better just buying a 6 speed bike.


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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 10:43 PM
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We do have six speeds.... if ya count neutral....


AKA: Tim & 'The Adventure Cycle' VROC #24567, NEVROC, SteelCity VROC


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Aim for the apex."

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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 11:11 PM
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That is a Big "Dream on Alice,wonder land is right around the corner" I do feel your pain though.




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