Happy Days My Rocket is Done

Discussion in 'Rocket Performance' started by Claviger, Nov 8, 2017.

  1. Dr.D

    Dr.DTurbocharged

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    Are the tires rated for this speeds?
     
  2. Claviger

    ClavigerHP Junkie extraordinaire

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    Front's rated at W, 168mph, rear's rated at V 149mph or (V) >149mph depending where you believe the data from.

    There are NO tires rated at the top speed of modern liter bikes or the top speed of carpenter rockets.
     
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    1olbullRiding Motor Since 1951

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    Holy $hit!
    Best I ever did was pegged (180mph) at 176mph on police radar, with my 1987 900 Ninja.
    It was tapped out and you haven't even used your last gear yet?!?!?
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    SteelResident Coonass

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    That's correct. I was climbing a pretty tall bridge and knew I needed to let off before I hit the top. It was still pulling really hard too.
     
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