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    I like the style that are already on it. I had z...

    I like the style that are already on it. I had z bars and they were ok for lane splitting but I prefer a decent 8-10" ape style bar for comfort and leverage. Also, if you go to low z's you will...
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    The one thing I will say about going for an...

    The one thing I will say about going for an ironhead with no prior experience on old Harleys -its a massive learning experience and very rewarding once you get to know your way about the mechanics of...
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    just shy of 10 years here! With no one else that...

    just shy of 10 years here! With no one else that could work on it in less than a 350 mile distance! You owe me a beer :D
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    Just remember with any of the older Harleys your...

    Just remember with any of the older Harleys your gonna need to get your hands dirty wrenching on that thing. No matter how good it looks keep that in mind! If you are a competent enough wrench then...
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    if it absolutely has to be a Harley then try to...

    if it absolutely has to be a Harley then try to score a cheap evo softail as they can look quite nice once stripped down and a few tweaks made due to the early softail frame geometry. Other than...
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    you should see what an average looking man can...

    you should see what an average looking man can get just walking up one of the main nightclub streets in Glasgow after 2am with a bag of chicken nuggets and fries :D:D:D
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    What Farmall said is 100%. For what its worth...

    What Farmall said is 100%.

    For what its worth my first chop was a 1979 XLH sporty that I bought knowing nothing about vintage bikes other than everyone said they were super cool. I had that thing...
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    I read (I think in that article or somewhere...

    I read (I think in that article or somewhere else) that the guy who looked after the bike and used to start it up on set, left and no one else on set could start it so they traded it for the triumph...
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    ha! tremendous

    ha! tremendous
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    Fonzie's Knucklehead

    So to relieve a bit of boredom whilst staying in the house during this virus lockdown, I started watching some old TV shows from way back. As a kid growing up in Scotland, Happy Days was one of my...
  11. Thread: 41 el

    by Sugarcubes
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    this whole thread makes me happy i have an evo...

    this whole thread makes me happy i have an evo now lol!
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    The bolt that goes through the cam and holds your...

    The bolt that goes through the cam and holds your weights mechanism in place will more than likely not be totally straight.
    This happens quite often with points and you might need to give it a very...
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    Tattoo I never thought I would look at a bike...

    Tattoo I never thought I would look at a bike with a screen and say "damn thats a sexy machine" but that does it for me :D
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    i used to do the test light method but on my...

    i used to do the test light method but on my cammed 1340, i just gap the points at 0.18 on both cam lobes, adjust the backing plate so the stantions are in the middle of the slots and it fires up...
  15. Maybe reaching a bit here but are you 100% sure...

    Maybe reaching a bit here but are you 100% sure its bone stock? A lot of Evo owners put EV27 cams in these things. I know when I tried to run a 180 main jet in mine it didn't like it as it was too...
  16. I used to have a hi/ lo / off switch down next to...

    I used to have a hi/ lo / off switch down next to my ignition barrel built into the motor mount.
    When i wired my latest bike i couldn't be bothered fitting one and just wired the lo beam straight...
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    ugh i have the same issue with my current set up....

    ugh i have the same issue with my current set up. low biltwell risers on a springer combined with fatbobs and a panhead style speedo cover. The risers hit the cover at full lock so its a pain in the...
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    you could try led sled customs and see what they...

    you could try led sled customs and see what they offer. Pat fabs the products in house rather than just being a parts store so can probably accommodate your needs
  19. ran my 79 for best part of 10 years with no...

    ran my 79 for best part of 10 years with no shims. Never a problem with the cams or valvetrain.
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    ah yes... have experienced the flaming carb comet...

    ah yes... have experienced the flaming carb comet scream across the garage forecourt on a few occasions ha
  21. Depends on your budget but i thought id keep to...

    Depends on your budget but i thought id keep to the matching repop drum hub. Fits right up and set up correctly it doesnt stop half bad. 98908
  22. Thread: EVO tappets

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    I got my 94 evo FLSTC with around 40k miles on it...

    I got my 94 evo FLSTC with around 40k miles on it and I remember reading 100s of posts all over the forums about how you absolutely must change out the tappets at around 40-50k miles as they would be...
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    TESTIFY! ;):cool:

    TESTIFY! ;):cool:
  24. Thread: Carb Dilema

    by Sugarcubes
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    Yeah i was a bit sceptical at first as I had also...

    Yeah i was a bit sceptical at first as I had also seen a couple of old posts about dodgy knock offs with really out-of-whack measurements etc but some of these are really well done and you can get a...
  25. Thread: Carb Dilema

    by Sugarcubes
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    i bought a brand new replica CV on ebay for 50...

    i bought a brand new replica CV on ebay for 50 delivered. It was very well built, clean as a whistle inside and came with an assortment of jets and a fuel filter. The bike runs better with it than...
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