dbw - dirtbikeworld.net Members Forums

Go Back   dbw - dirtbikeworld.net Members Forums > Manufacturers > Kawasaki Forum

Kawasaki Forum For the Green Machines

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 1 Week Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
2003 kdx 200 gearing

just picked up a pretty good kdx 200.

before i cut the chain to fit 13/47 sprockets.

what gearing are people running for tech single track? typically riding central coast bush NSW.

Anyone still riding a 200?.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 1 Week Ago
Spac's Avatar
Spac Spac is offline
dbw Pro Addict
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: A bit out of Canberra.
Posts: 8,579
About to buy a Beta 200 - does that count?

200s rock.
__________________
Everything from an XL175 to a Beta 300 to a Hodaka Wombt to a KX500.
They're all fun.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 1 Week Ago
RMJay84's Avatar
RMJay84 RMJay84 is offline
dbw Pro Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Australia
Posts: 5,003
I know a guy who put 11/53 on his.

It was unreal.
__________________
It pumps one way and then it pumps the other...
you have to know what you're doing with these machines and wear gloves
Current rides: 125 trially, 200EXC, 250EXC, another 250EXC & XR70
https://paypal.me/dreamfieldtheory
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 1 Week Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
Quote:
Originally Posted by Spac View Post
About to buy a Beta 200 - does that count?

200s rock.
no that doesn't count its too good
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 1 Week Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
Quote:
Originally Posted by RMJay84 View Post
I know a guy who put 11/53 on his.

It was unreal.
holyshit thats low geared. ratio of 4.81(11/53) compared to my 3.61(13/47)
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 1 Week Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
i have read a few posts on KDXrider
whilst drive ratios vary. lots of guys running 13/47 which i believe is stock.

Just wanted to check what people are running locally

my XR250 has 13/48 and that is good in the bush. So i figure the KDX won't be that far off?

have not cut the chain yet
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 1 Week Ago
Tom68's Avatar
Tom68 Tom68 is offline
dbw Pro Hero
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Melbournes North West Suburbs
Posts: 10,766
Probably got this from CanadianDavesjustKDX some years ago.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg kdx.JPG (129.0 KB, 18 views)
__________________
.
Ignorance leads to confidence more often than knowledge does.
.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 1 Week Ago
Tom68's Avatar
Tom68 Tom68 is offline
dbw Pro Hero
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Melbournes North West Suburbs
Posts: 10,766
Comparisons
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Compare.jpg (48.3 KB, 14 views)
__________________
.
Ignorance leads to confidence more often than knowledge does.
.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 1 Week Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
Thumbs up

nice
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 5 Days Ago
BigE BigE is online now
dbw Pro
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 299
first ride today with 13/47.

did some 1st gear rock crawling, feels fine.

i am quite surprised how much torque it has. great little motor in stock trim and easy to ride. low noise emissions as well
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2003 Dr-z 125 shagaholic Suzuki Forum 0 25-06-2009 06:45 PM
2003 rm 125 Randy.G Suzuki Forum 0 12-01-2004 03:31 PM
What Again(s)! 20-12-2003 minusone New South Wales Ride Reports & Local Issues 5 22-12-2003 09:16 AM
2003 RM 125 help Randy.G Suzuki Forum 11 19-12-2003 06:35 PM
5 Jan 2003 MacMan Victoria Rides 46 10-01-2003 10:45 AM


All times are GMT +11. The time now is 07:40 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.