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i ordered that rod assembly today. 148.71 out the door. no tax and only $2.50 to have them shipped.

im really not worried about them being made in japan. korea, china, taiwan sure...japan, nah

i also got a master engine rebuild kit off ebay for $70 shipped. has some 82 pieces or something like that.

thanks again everyone for your help. now to build my bike!!!!
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Used rods are better than new rods, especially new jap rods. Used rods have already stretched once. Find used rods on Ebay. Send them out to a specialty shop along with your fly wheels to be blue printed and balanced. If you don't have a crank pin, spring for a Jim's. It's the heart of your motor.
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ebay is looking real sad right about now. they have a few used ironhead rods but nothing but new for the evo
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