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  1. How to accurately set your idle speed to 900 rpm, without a tach!

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Now that I know how to post a video - as a public service announcement - I'd like to post Gonzo1970's YouTube video for the purpose of 'comparison-setting' your idle speed to proper 900 rpm, if you don't have a tachometer. Just play the video/audio on your phone, tablet, or laptop and adjust...
  2. Question Cruzing speed

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    just wondering what peoples average cruzing speed is. ive been trying to hang around 70 on the freeway but sence i have to tach i cant really tell how hard the engines working. i have a full face helmet and wind noise on top of that makes it hard to hear also, not to mention that my bikes not...
  3. Blowout at 100mph

    Motorcycle Safety
    I haven't been riding long, maybe 2 years now. I find myself riding about 80mph on a regular basis. That's just the speed the bike seems to ride best for me. On the way home the other day I wondered what would happen if I had a blowout at this speed or faster. A friend told me that bike...
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