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post #4 of (permalink) Old 08-22-2011, 01:22 PM
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I've generally been good for about 15K per set of chain and sprockets. I'm not a hard rider, but I also don't take care of the chain as well as I ought, so those balance out some. I'm sure I could get more than 20K if I cleaned and lubed it more often.


1993 Ducati M900 Monster "Patina" (265,000 miles, killed by minivan 30Oct17) -- 1995 Ducati M900 (wife's bike) -- 1979 Vespa P200 (daughter's scoot) -- 1964 Vespa GS160 (160cc 2-stroke) -- 1962 Maicoletta scooter (275cc 2-stroke) -- 1960 Heinkel Tourist 103A1 scooter "Elroy" (175cc 4-stroke)
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