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Gatherin' up the money and moxie to give my tranny a try,thanks to this tutorial I've gone from maybe to hell yes !!! I'm sure I'll be pickin some of you'll's brains along the way, but I'm stoked and am gonna start soon (later this month or the beginning of next)!
I used to think the trans was dark magic and wouldn't dream of going near it myself. That changed this year and with the help of this forum I got my trans sorted. There are plenty of useful threads here that will help, and some real experts willing to help. If you want to see a recent first time trans rebuild thread here's mine:
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I used to think the trans was dark magic and wouldn't dream of going near it myself. That changed this year and ... If you want to see a recent first time trans rebuild thread here's mine:
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oh yeah to answer questions about the radio on my desk..........

its a kenwood TS-940Sat ham radio......
i hold an amateur radio license with the call sign of W3ODD
Thanks for the excellent transmission tutorial......

Looks like I am not the only Sportster riding ham radio operator,
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Thanks Mick. Hopefully it will sometimes help somebody doing a trans for the first time, just like your trans thread was very helpful to me - both in providing information and in giving me the confidence to try doing it myself.
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