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Quick question - can someone explain technically what is happening when the Velo gear box 'crunches' when first putting in 1st gear with engine running. My clutch/shift is ultra smooth for shifts when running, even a little motion at say a rolling stop sign produces no crunch. Is there a way to avoid the initial crunch, is it doing any harm inside to gears, or just all part of why we love these machines? ... See MoreSee Less
Mick Sturgess stopped in - in 1974 - when we lived on the waterfront in Home - He was on his last leg of his trip around the world ! - which was doing a circuit of the USA (or was it North America) -. I believe he sold his bike to someone in Chicago , at the end of his journey - -a pic of his trusty steed - his well worn Venom - ... See MoreSee Less