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well that's a bit disappointing.have you met our mrmom9r Don Rothwell? he's been here for years.he also loved the power nitro provided.
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Yeah, I have met Don, it has been a few years ago, didn't know he was mrmom9r ? Everybody hides behind their avatar? I was good friends with a lot of the old racers, like Bonnie Truett, Dave Campos, Boris Murray, Leo Payne, etc. Dave Campos is about the only one left still alive, I talk with him regularly. I still buy cams from Jim Leineweber. His cams helped get me in the eights!
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if you have an ironhead motor running on Nitro we'd like to hear about it,and your experiences.
I too would like to here what you have to say about your past experiences. I would think it takes quite a bit more effort to make an IH live in that one 1/4 mile pass, than to live in 50K of street miles.
As for the pissing contests, I say **ck them, only you know what you have done and what you have accomplished. Most on here probably have never even got teary eyed around a nitro burning bike or felt the ground shake around them, never even mind turning a wrench on them. I think it would be a real eye opener to what can be done.
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