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right now my speedo is reading 6% fast and thats the cheapest and easiest way of correcting it

has anyone else ran a 17/42 ratio? i wanna hear any pros and cons and yeah i already know i'll be sacrificing torque lol
 

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A guy on another board tried a 17 and it wouldn't fit with the steel guard that wraps around the sprocket inside the cover.

16/41 is what my bike is geared and the speedo is right on now. That's 1 up on the front from a stock N1K.
 

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My bike is a 2011 N1K.

Not sure about the older bikes. It appears a 17 will fit but you need to remove the steel safety band to make it work. Here's the thread where a couple of people have tried it -

countershaft sprocket
 
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