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Twins Technical Talk Technical Talk for Hinckley Triumph Twins: Bonneville, T100, Speedmaster, America, Thruxton, and Scrambler.

View Poll Results: For you guys running FCR's what engine combination are you running?
Stock 865: 3 15.79%
Modified 865: 6 31.58%
904: 6 31.58%
988/989: 0 0%
1087 + 1 5.26%
Something else 3 15.79%
Voters: 19. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 11-12-2012, 08:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question for guys running FCR's

For you guys running FCR's what type of engine combination are you running?
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Old 11-12-2012, 09:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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There are a few guys running them over at BA, mostly with 904-1087, headwork etc.
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Old 11-12-2012, 09:23 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Don't want to nitpick, but you omitted "790"
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Old 11-12-2012, 11:56 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I voted in with a modified 865, but a 904 and headwork is in the near future.

BTW, Rumrunner, how do you like that TEC 2/1 with your engine? I just ordered one, but I haven't seen much on it from riders with bigger (carbs/cams/???) mods.
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I voted in with a modified 865, but a 904 and headwork is in the near future.

BTW, Rumrunner, how do you like that TEC 2/1 with your engine? I just ordered one, but I haven't seen much on it from riders with bigger (carbs/cams/???) mods.
With my combination I love the 2/1 exhaust. It gave a seat of the pants increase in mid range torque and acceleration. I didn't dyno the exhaust back to back when I changed it. I certainly noticed the difference in that I can roll on the throttle from a lower RPM and she pulls much stronger. For the price I paid, I couldn't be happier.
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I voted a modified 865 - meaning I have 813 cams in it. No headwork or anything yet though.
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Wow I'm shocked there's no one running a 988/989 combination...
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Wow I'm shocked there's no one running a 988/989 combination...
I think now adays anyone that spends the extra money on the crank work tends to go with the bigger motors now if they run a stroker.988s are fun though.
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