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    I heard that 8 out of 10 Harley Davidsons ever...

    I heard that 8 out of 10 Harley Davidsons ever built are still on the road today. The other two made it home.

    Sorry, I couldn’t resist that one. But seriously, talking about WWII scrap drives, you...
  2. Thanks for posting that link Jason. Please let us...

    Thanks for posting that link Jason. Please let us know how it works out for you.


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    Happiness is a mess of new transmission parts for...

    Happiness is a mess of new transmission parts for your ‘41 Chief.

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/1941-Indian-Chief/i-3XdsSfH/0/7f200be4/XL/IMG_0154-XL.jpg



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  4. Thanks Charles. That’s what I was hoping you...

    Thanks Charles. That’s what I was hoping you would say.




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  5. I’m looking for an inner primary cover for my 1941 Indian Chief

    I’m looking for an inner primary cover for my 1941 Indian Chief. The one with the angled chain adjuster.


    Kevin

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  6. I was just thinking about condensers myself...

    I was just thinking about condensers myself Jason. Not just for my ‘41 Chief, but my ‘59 Jeep, my ‘68 Dodge, my ‘73 Guzzi, etc. They’re all crap. But my thought was, they’re just capacitors, right?...
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    Hang in there Dana! And thanks for posting your...

    Hang in there Dana! And thanks for posting your build. I had to chuckle when you said “I swear I spend more time making tools then using them.” So true.

    I’m looking forward to riding with you in...
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    I know what you mean Harry. It doesn’t make...

    I know what you mean Harry. It doesn’t make sense.


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  9. Yes, Fort Calhoun. There are a lot of Schaefer’s...

    Yes, Fort Calhoun. There are a lot of Schaefer’s around here, but I don’t think I knew Leonard or Judith. You never know though, the way I am with names.



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  10. So cool that you take the time to research your...

    So cool that you take the time to research your family history Steve. Thanks for sharing. BTW - Harrington is but 100 miles as the crow flies from where I’m sitting.


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    Well, one thing led to another. Like it does. ...

    Well, one thing led to another. Like it does.

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    While I’m waiting for parts for the trans and...

    While I’m waiting for parts for the trans and seat post, I guess I’ll pull the tanks so I can replace that homemade wiring harness.
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    Those of you in the know, tell me, is this a...

    Those of you in the know, tell me, is this a police fender?

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  14. I found my 1964 plate. Still looking for 1941,...

    I found my 1964 plate. Still looking for 1941, 1970, and 1973.


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    Great story. Kevin

    Great story.


    Kevin
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    Thanks for the pictures Jim. Great story. Very...

    Thanks for the pictures Jim. Great story. Very cool.


    Kevin
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    Good eyes Eric and Tom! Yes, the engine was...

    Good eyes Eric and Tom! Yes, the engine was swapped for a later 80 ci engine. I believe Sony had the swap done when he fixed it up. To me, the most obvious visual clue is the bump in the primary...
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    Here’s a picture of my favorite Wauseon find this...

    Here’s a picture of my favorite Wauseon find this year:

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/1941-Indian-Chief/i-KCCrnPR/0/b29564fd/XL/IMG_0081-XL.jpg




    I’m not going to restore that horn...
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    Ya, don’t expect too much from that brake Dale......

    Ya, don’t expect too much from that brake Dale... ;-)

    But whenever you do take it for a ride, make sure someone is taking video this time! Can’t wait to see it.


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    Ok, I’ll keep that in mind. I don’t really want...

    Ok, I’ll keep that in mind. I don’t really want to pester anyone about it, but you’ve given me a sense that they are quality bags and worth saving, which is what I thought was the case. Someone with...
  21. I had that problem with my ‘41. In my case it...

    I had that problem with my ‘41. In my case it turned out that the pin that keeps the stationary friction plate stationary was sheered off. You’ve probably already checked that, but if not...

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    Thanks for sharing the pictures and info Peter....

    Thanks for sharing the pictures and info Peter. Is Rocky Halter on this forum?

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    Just came across this thread. Very interesting....

    Just came across this thread. Very interesting. My 1941 Chief is missing the little trip meter button that is shown in this picture, which I copied from one of your earlier posts. Can this part be...
  24. Thanks for sharing the pictures. Beautiful...

    Thanks for sharing the pictures. Beautiful machine you have. My experience is with later PowerPlus engines, but I agree with what Eric said, 3/8 to 7/16 inches BTDC with the spark control fully...
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    Ha! I would have loved to see that! Have you...

    Ha! I would have loved to see that! Have you ridden it yet?

    Yes - I’m in for 2020.

    Kevin
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