Originally Posted by samsquamsh
I don't know what 'classic choppers" you guys have seen but i haven't seen too many where the front of the frame is 18 inches off the ground because you put extra long forks on and pretty much nothing else, but whatever. I know some were like that for whatever reason but they are just as stupid looking too. i guess its cool and ok to rag on OCC but not other stupid shit. i see how it works. you know those guys who own occ choppers love them right?
They used to raise the front ends for ground clearence. Seems to have started in the frisco bikes. Way back in the day.
And occ bike buyers don't love their bikes. They bought them to brag about how much they spent, or to look 'cool' to their fake friends.