Trying Morini 6 speed or KTM ??

Discussion in 'General Questions' started by robin bird, Jan 30, 2010.

  1. robin bird

    robin bird Member

    Iam thinking of trying a 14 h.p. Morini 6 speed or a 22 h.p. KTM 6 speed 2 stroke because i need gears on mountain trails--some are very steep i have the SCSW Pipelyne Industries bike---do you think ill tear the components apart ? Can you forsee any problems ??
     

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  2. darwin

    darwin Well-Known Member

    That pic is of a 50 cc motor at best, where do you come up with these other motors and the foolishness of putting a 14 hp or a 22hp motor on a bicycle? YOUR NUTZ!
     
  3. Porkchop

    Porkchop Member

    In conjunction with the fore mentioned statement, just remember, you only die once ! Most states have a max of 2 horse power to be legal on public property. Not just streets. The kind of horse power you're talking about here would certainly be a death trap on a bicycle ! You would be very lucky if you only tore up your bike with that much power, and not your body !
     
  4. Mountainman

    Mountainman Active Member

    maybe some reinforcing of frame would be a good idea ??
    I will admit that I would like to try someTHING like the same sometime
    problem I forsee as already mentioned

    the pooolice where I live will not like the THING at all -- fast ticket here I would think ??

    even though I talk with the Pooolice every once in a while
    I know deep in my heart they are not my pal !!!

    MM
     
  5. Alaskavan

    Alaskavan Guest

    My only prob with high horsepower (around 9hp) has been having the engine rip itself off the motor mounts. I redid the motor mounts and think I resolved that issue, but I also detuned the engine so it's not such a problem. I didn't need all that power, and it seriously effected my mileage.
     
  6. super dave

    super dave Member

    i feel the same with the of the guys. i have this same bike and the motor is plenty. just buy a moto x bike. this combo works well just the way it is.
     
  7. Jax Rhapsody

    Jax Rhapsody Member

    MAke some rubber/poly pads for the mounts and do it. Man up go hard or go home. like this bike im about to post after i'm done here.
     
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