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post #1 of 21 Old 09-17-2008, 09:09 AM Thread Starter
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stock gearing sucks

ive got a 05 1000RR and the stock sprockets really sucked,way overgeared

i just changed it today,they only go up to 42 t and the stock was 40
so i got one cutom made to 45 and went down on the front -1 to 15 t

so its now 15/45 thats -1 +5 and its so much better
im so happy now
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they only go up to 42 t
Huh?????????????
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post #3 of 21 Old 09-17-2008, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
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yeah the only sprockets they make in 530 is 42
i tried at honda dealers and all moto acessaries shops and the only ones they stock are 42 tooth,even in catalouges only listed upto 42
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ive got a 05 1000RR and the stock sprockets really sucked,way overgeared

i just changed it today,they only go up to 42 t and the stock was 40
so i got one cutom made to 45 and went down on the front -1 to 15 t

so its now 15/45 thats -1 +5 and its so much better
im so happy now
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Sprocket knowledge is not your strong point, but glad you found a setup to your liking. Welcome to the board BTW.
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whats this sprocket knowledge you speak of
am i missing something with my judgement?
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Stock rear is 41, and 40-45 sprockets are widely available. I do agree that the stock setup is too tall, even on the track.

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call me for any of your needs. i carry a large array of products for our bike. even 45/530 sprockets.


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oh i forgot to mention,im in Australia lol

not a great selection on offer here in the way of rear sprockets
also fitting a speedo healer to fix the speedo error its way out
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so its now 15/45 thats -1 +5 and its so much better
im so happy now
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