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post #51 of 77 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 05:34 PM
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I haz no bike now. My last 6 was GP and my new track bike will be too. So #28 this as soon as I find a track bike?

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Dude whats the deal with the front sprocket cover, its missing???

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Dude whats the deal with the front sprocket cover, its missing???

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get rid of the sprocket covers.. they are just in the way when changing fronts.

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As of 5 minutes ago I'm now GP shift. I'll try it out over the next week and determine if I want to switch back or not.

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Re: Official "GP Style Shifting" count

I don't know what all this rod bending is about. Mine is still straight and just goes outside of the frame. I wrecked and bent the rearset in a little so my shift rod rubs a little every once in a while, but no big deal.

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Yea my 2002 can't just be flipped due to clearance issues

But I've ordered the woodcraft gp shift rod for $25 to try out go shifting next year. The downshifts are what concern me though, like melkman was talking about.
I bent the shift rod on mine over a year ago using the rim on my jeep. It still goes through the frame and I moved the linkage about 90 degrees. Works great! I put a write up on here when I did it and got $h!t on because people said it wouldnt work or would break my tranny. Been ridden hard on both street and track with no problems!

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How did u go from 30 to 46??
Do u also shift from 2 to 6th? Lol j/k

I am #32 GP shift for my track bike... Street bike is still standard. Don't have an issue with GP, but when I have the ride the street bike, it gets a little iffy

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