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    Buchanan's stainless spoke kits are a nice...

    Buchanan's stainless spoke kits are a nice upgrade over chrome plated stock parts.

    You can check the Ronnie's HD or Surdyke online parts finder to compare and see if the spokes are the same part...
  2. Thread: EVO tappets

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    Yah, stock single piston HD front brakes are...

    Yah, stock single piston HD front brakes are pathetic shit even with dual discs. Any 2-into-1 beats drag pipes which strangle engines (I had to downjet my FXR when I sampled a set which I promptly...
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    Aftermarket version:...

    Aftermarket version: https://aaok.com/index.php/motor-parts-shovel/shovel-heads-parts/3-8-square-drive-socket-handle-tool-for-head-bolts.html
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    Best way to know what's going on is remove the...

    Best way to know what's going on is remove the pushrod covers and tappet blocks, inspect the rollers and cam lobes using a BRIGHT FUCKING LIGHT and magnifying glass, then you won't have to wonder. I...
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    Those posted box end wrenches are typically...

    Those posted box end wrenches are typically called "starter wrenches" originally popular for getting around automotive starters. They work well.

    The bent extension is just a 3/8" drive extension...
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    I strongly agree and those bent extensions are...

    I strongly agree and those bent extensions are the standard home modded tool since forever. Makers should use a quality extension and don't forget to hang another extension off that one or a close...
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    Ya already posted a pic and (naturally) the...

    Ya already posted a pic and (naturally) the crosshatch angle hasn't changed but the surface finish is sufficient to reflect the piston image which means person with a Sunnen and stone selection can...
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    You can make a "stint" for hose by sliding a...

    You can make a "stint" for hose by sliding a spring inside it so it doesn't kink. Your local hardware store should have a spring display and any minor restriction won't matter to fluid feed.

    Some...
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    Don't forget a nice long (for a shallower arc of...

    Don't forget a nice long (for a shallower arc of travel thus less axle deflection) link or two to keep the axle centered.

    The car guys have a shitload of four link kits for inspiration and milspec...
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    Got finish specs and stone grit info? I never...

    Got finish specs and stone grit info? I never heard of it but I'm not in the honing industry.

    Looks interesting and there's no obstacle to buying the right stones.
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    Your vehicle weight isn't much so a couple of...

    Your vehicle weight isn't much so a couple of takeoff bagger air shocks should do nicely and you can run those while fitting them anywhere. You can paint to match the bike.
    ...
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    Knobbies didn't last on the street on my 250....

    Knobbies didn't last on the street on my 250. Something with a tread like the Shinkos popular on scramblers and with ADV riders would be optimal for fire road fun.

    BTW the main reason flatheads,...
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    I'd slice one open with a zip disk to see what's...

    I'd slice one open with a zip disk to see what's inside and maybe learn why it failed.
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    Rim width and tire size affect the appearance. ...

    Rim width and tire size affect the appearance. That wheel and tire combo look natural and good on that flathead but the bike is slender and narrow.
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    I like this scene better: ...

    I like this scene better: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cINFeXqwbDo
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    The kit car and trike communities like converting...

    The kit car and trike communities like converting automobile differential carriers to sprocket instead of a ring gear and filling the carrier with lube then covering it so the goo stays in place....
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    Meaty indeed! Too bad we tossed the cracked...

    Meaty indeed!

    Too bad we tossed the cracked Poole because the aluminum casting split as if I had it today I'd machine out the sleeve then machine out the iron step, but in the 1980s it wasn't...
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    The bagger world has all the info you seek so...

    The bagger world has all the info you seek so check bagger forums. They build every flavor of big wheel front end.

    Remember the height of the axle will increase by half the wheel diameter...
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    There's nothing inherently bad about aluminum...

    There's nothing inherently bad about aluminum jugs as the Vincent and recip aircraft world prove, and some still make billet Shovelhead jugs. My wife ran a set of Poole jugs for a year or so (the...
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    Cabs are like giant drag chutes. My bro has a...

    Cabs are like giant drag chutes. My bro has a C-cab rat rod and I've no desire for those on anything faster than the early 1900s trucks they hail from. Their weight is high and they amplify noise....
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    People used to have sense enough to use...

    People used to have sense enough to use primer/sealer (plain generic primer is porous) since it's all getting sandblasted off anyway. Need to weld? Scuff off with wire wheel.
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    Cool. Did you keep the later better spherical...

    Cool. Did you keep the later better spherical bearings?
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    Interesting 2004-up swingarm. Post pics when you...

    Interesting 2004-up swingarm. Post pics when you tear the bike down for blasting and paint.

    What year is the frame itself?
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    I've a '59 Thunderbird I'm going to do for a...

    I've a '59 Thunderbird I'm going to do for a Sunday ride (no chopped nor bobbed) but zero stock pre-unit parts will be harmed and if I accumulate the rest of it I'll restore or if I don't get the...
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    Horton fucking Heat! ...

    Horton fucking Heat!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbvX4OGFyOM

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JiQx5O7EZJQ
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