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Re: [turbobike] Bike\Engine selection...

Rick (gsxr1100@ptw.com)
Tue, 15 Dec 1998 09:08:46 -0800

Paul any of the GSXR motors are good even the late model water cooled ones

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>Hi,
>
>I'm looking for some advice on which bike engine to use for a turbo
project.  A GSXR1100 seems favourite, but which is the best model?? (I
understand the earlier models had better bearings).
>
>I have considered a GSF1200 Bandit engine.  Would this not be a better
engine to use because it has more cc's to help spin up the turbo quicker and
has a lower compression ratio as standard, (I was going to leave the
compression as standard on the engine anyway).
>
>Thanks to all who reply to my message some time back about GSXR
transmissions.
>
>Paul
>