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when im riding back roads crusing at 45-55 what gear do you guys cruse in. i mean 6th is fine but if u wanna start acceleration it kinda sluggish untill it hits about 4500 rpm or ruffly 70-75 mph before it really startes to pull in 6th.
 

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I like to keep the revs where the engine isn't labouring! Usually at about 6k,whatever gear that requires. On long downhills, I will upchange to 6th, otherwise I use the gear the engine likes!
 

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Ridin with: granny pack,keep analog gauge at 4k,wanna be stunters give'm 5k,aggressive real riders (no sweet & sour sauce)caus real 10ers have no strips ,you will need 6k.WERA S-types-8k & up when the road straightens up redline a few they hate that stuff!!!!!!!(kawboy)
 

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i like mine to stay between 3 and 5 k for crusing, likely 4th gear. On the interstate its 6th and 90mph
 
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