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  1. w6wat
    10-19-2017 01:21 AM - permalink
    w6wat
    Sorry I didn't see your message until today.
    My front tire is:
    140/80-17

    The Shinko 777 is an excellent tire. Best handling tire I've ever had, and since the choices for white walls are pretty limited, this is a fine choice to have. You should be able to go wider or narrower a little bit to fit in your fender. A 100/90-19 will be a little less than 3/8" narrower than a 110/90-19. The height is the same so you won't have to worry about speedometer/odometer ratio changes. It looks like the Shinko 777 whitewall isn't available from my source in 110/90-19 but in the 100 width as you've already mentioned. Maybe someone else will stock it if it's made. I doubt that 3/8" will make any difference in the handling or appearance.

    Wayne
  2. w6wat
    10-19-2017 01:02 AM - permalink
    w6wat
    The tires are Shinko 777 and I bought them here:
    SHINKO 777 CRUISER TIRES - American Motorcycle Tire

    Best price and free shipping.
  3. Shadow1100NJ
    10-06-2017 09:23 AM - permalink
    Shadow1100NJ
    Hello. I saw your bike and love the look especially the white walls.
    I have a 2002 1100 Spirit (VT1100C) and am struggling to find white walls for the front.
    The specs call for a 110/90-19 front tire and all i can find in front white wall is 100/90-19.

    What is your front tire and what brand is it if you don't mind me asking.
    Dave

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  • About w6wat
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    Left Coast
    Interests
    Photography, Angling, Hunting, Archery, Shooting Sports, Motorcycling
    Honda Shadow Year
    2000
    Honda Shadow Model
    Aero 1100
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    Why is there never time to do it right, but always time to do it twice?
    2000 Aero 1100
    2002 Sabre 1100
    1981 Virago 750


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11-26-2017
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05-02-2017
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04-24-2017
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01-22-2018
09:59 PM - w6wat quoted KiwiRider in post Tire recommendations
Obviously the Shinko's are lik...
01-21-2018
08:53 PM - KiwiRider quoted w6wat in post Pondering long ride
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01-20-2018
07:04 PM - KiwiRider quoted w6wat in post Tire recommendations
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12-25-2017
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11-17-2017
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11-16-2017
11:18 PM - w6wat quoted Hempen in post Windshields and fairings
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07:05 PM - Hempen quoted w6wat in post Windshields and fairings
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11-15-2017
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10-21-2017
05:13 PM - S01-7700 quoted w6wat in post How long do tires usually last?
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