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    okay, "go to the merchandise section" ... you...

    okay, "go to the merchandise section" ... you meant "online", correct? (I prefer to send a check)
    Thus far, I have scanned the Jan-Feb issue looking for a calendar order form, which was NOT on my...
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    where's the calendar order form?

    okay, sorry folks, where did I miss it? In the past the calendar check box was on the registration renewal form. Couldn't see it, and couldn't find it after a half hour (maybe an exaggeration) of...
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    I had to shim the frame outwards, by slipping a...

    I had to shim the frame outwards, by slipping a 5/8" flat washer between the motor mount bracket and the frame lug on each side. I slid the bracket down as far as I could.
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    Too much value for yard art. ..... maybe if it...

    Too much value for yard art. ..... maybe if it was a harley, then.....
  5. I cut a "bird's-mouth" on a 6" long piece of 1"...

    I cut a "bird's-mouth" on a 6" long piece of 1" electrical conduit. plus a drill press, and a scribe with a magnet to catch the keepers.
    But if you're trying to remove a valve without removing the...
  6. durned knuckle-headers, anyway! Just wait 'til I...

    durned knuckle-headers, anyway! Just wait 'til I get my hands on a harley!
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    Sequence question: Is 1-3-4-2 most common, or...

    Sequence question: Is 1-3-4-2 most common, or 1-2-4-3 ?? Or is there another crank layout of the 4 throw lobes?
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    You guys, please, don't ever change, please.

    You guys, please, don't ever change, please.
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    tfburke, ditto. Tom Cotten, grandfather yes. ...

    tfburke, ditto. Tom Cotten, grandfather yes. Eric, you must be telepathic -- i caught myself saying the same thing re population.
    Perhaps someday you all will wish you lived in South Dakota!
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    Bruce, I take it you have experienced failure...

    Bruce, I take it you have experienced failure with aluminum followers. As they are offset, I'm not surprised. ... Oh! I see you made fork/blade pairs. Like-like!
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    That's it! I just learned more about the 20's...

    That's it! I just learned more about the 20's chiefs (hope I can retain it all) than I've realized in 27 years. Thanks a bunch Gene and Eric! .... now, I always thought that '27 was first year of...
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    I've been enjoying that cackle for 27 years, solo...

    I've been enjoying that cackle for 27 years, solo and sidecar. Can't tell you what it hurts, if anything. Scares little leashed doggies pretty bad. Bad dog or bad bike?
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    been around this club 27 years, and I don't know...

    been around this club 27 years, and I don't know a dam thing!
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    (haven't been here for a bit), .. The year I got my sidecar I was fortunate enough to acquire a handful of sprockets: 28-tooth, 27-t, 23-t, 22-t, and a 19-t, all good shape. The 19 was meant for...
  15. Thread: old photos

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    thx Harry, and Eric! still can't get THAT on...

    thx Harry, and Eric! still can't get THAT on Facebook.
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    in defense of Facebook

    Still see a negative reference to Facebook on occasion, so I can't help but report.
    I'm enjoying something on Facebook that I tried to engage here. I like to see photo's and guess the model and...
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    This topic is a favorite of mine, and I've...

    This topic is a favorite of mine, and I've straightened (by my own definition) about a half dozen Chief frames and several Sport Scout frames. A few concepts can guide you through the inspection,...
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    Darn, Peter! I know that my longer shackles are...

    Darn, Peter! I know that my longer shackles are the lowers, shorter up. Sidecar required that, and it seems (from my experience) that clearance at front roll bars is threatened also, with the...
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    those welds welds appear to be done with wire...

    those welds welds appear to be done with wire feed. A tig unit is imperative these days, has made better work of these jobs for decades now. I've seen it done with gas torch but it's not nearly as...
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    I've been out of commission for a while, but just...

    I've been out of commission for a while, but just caught up on it best as I could.
    The retro-grade roster that was fine yesterday would be good today and for tomorrow. But know that the young are...
  21. Thread: 65 panhead

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    If I pour out my bucket of old bolts on the table...

    If I pour out my bucket of old bolts on the table to sort out HD bolts, will I look for an "F" in a circle (F as in Foster's) on every bolt on a HD? or just the case bolts? ..... just in case I go...
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    I had to use about a 5/16" shim washer in rear...

    I had to use about a 5/16" shim washer in rear attachment (where roll bar attaches on solo's), to give me about a 3/8" toe-in at front of the wheelbase. And I leaned the bike 3 degrees to the left. ...
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    thx, Michael Love

    Thanks, Michael Love, for helping me get back on the forum. I've missed being here.
    My problems with signing back in were beyond my abilities, and took several of Mr Love's attempts at it too....
  24. weener, foggy memory here, think I read that the...

    weener, foggy memory here, think I read that the 34 SS used a belt. can't recall where.
    Clearer pic of that shaft would help, but it looks like mag to me, ... that long?
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    I want to know the year of the Chief. I figure...

    I want to know the year of the Chief. I figure 39 for the paint scheme, but how else is it different from the 38?
    sorry about the hijack, but it's the boss's thread, and we're friends so he can...
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