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76 ltd review

Post #1 by calif wingnut » Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:28 pm

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Post #2 by Whiskerfish » Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:10 pm

Nice. do you have the entire article you can share?
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Re: 76 ltd review

Post #3 by calif wingnut » Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:43 am

I had never seen a mag write up on the ltd until I found one on ebay some years back, being only 2 pages if I recall right ?

All I have to do now is find it in my maze of mags, because it's not where I put it for easy access.

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Post #4 by tomk1960 » Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:22 pm

I had no idea that the engines were balanced and blueprinted. Wow!
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Post #5 by rcmatt007 » Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:14 pm

I do recall the "one to a dealer" thing
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Re: 76 ltd review

Post #6 by Gowing » Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:22 am

So the Ltd frames welds were cleaned up . According to this article.
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Post #7 by robin1731 » Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:29 am

Having owned an LTD and worked on another one I can tell you the welds look no different than any other Wing.
There has always speculation that the engines were blue printed but I don't think that was ever confirmed by Honda. The time to blue print an engine I would think would make that unlikely. Each one would have to be done so multiply that by the reported 3500 bikes made I don't see it. IMO

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