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    Thanks 59xlh, ,but I think I'll continue looking....

    Thanks 59xlh, ,but I think I'll continue looking. I probably could repair the road rash with a layer of brass, as its fairly deep but it's a lot of work.
    Thanks for responding!
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    Thanks for responding.... That's great...

    Thanks for responding....
    That's great information. I would first like to see what 59xlh has and if it's too badly damaged for my repair skills I may reach out Mr. Kelly. Do you have is contact...
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    Thank you for responding. How bad is the road...

    Thank you for responding.
    How bad is the road rash? Is it repairable? If so I mat be interested...
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    As a follow-up to the above, I installed the...

    As a follow-up to the above, I installed the Barnett plates in my '64, used standard springs and adjusted them a little looser than the dry clutch measurement - I went by 'lever feel'. The bike is...
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    I'm looking for a similar exhaust system for my...

    I'm looking for a similar exhaust system for my 1970 XLCH. If anyone has one for sale, please reply.
    Thanks...
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    As a follow-up to the above posting, I received...

    As a follow-up to the above posting, I received as response from V-Twin stating that the carburetor base re-manufacturer (apparently not Tillotson) is not willing to install the check ball assemblies...
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    Tillotson Adjustable Main Jet

    I'm assembling a Tillotson carburetor for my 1970 XLCH and am installing an adjustable main jet. I have a NOS adjustable main jet kit still in the factory envelope (without the installation sheet)...
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    Tillotson Replacement Base

    I'm assembling a later ('D'-Series) Tillotson carburetor for my 1970 XLCH and noted that Ted sells replacement white plastic bases. While I have several original used bases, they have yellowed as...
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    Frame Hallmark No. Insert

    A couple of years ago I met a guy either at at Oley or Hebron who was selling inserts of the correct frame casting hallmark numbers. These were cast pieces that are welded into a machined pocket in...
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    Yes Cotten, I understand your position...

    Yes Cotten, I understand your position completely.

    I'm in another profession now, but earned my living early-on by repairing Harley-Davidson for many years and you're certainly correct; I now...
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    Amen to that brother. You're correct and that's...

    Amen to that brother. You're correct and that's my plan exactly. Because I work away all week, I'm going to put the bike aside for a week or two until I can take a full day to remove the carb,...
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    Cotton, I removed the low speed needle from the...

    Cotton,
    I removed the low speed needle from the knob and it's length is 3.520". Therefore, it looks like it's the correct P/N 27336-27 and not as I previously stated.
    I really thought we had an...
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    Cotton, I agree that the M35 is the culprit,...

    Cotton,

    I agree that the M35 is the culprit, as the M74B works fine with the settings around 3.5 and 1.5. I don't believe that the needle settings are the problem, as the problem reflects a lean...
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    Cotten, Yes, I always draw both flange across...

    Cotten,
    Yes, I always draw both flange across 400 grit paper placed on a thick glass plate until smooth. I use my shop compressor with a small inline regulator set to 14 psi. To test the...
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    M35 Linkert Problem

    I had my '47 FL judged awhile back knowing that it had an incorrect carburetor (M74B) and it did quite well. I'd now like to elevate its status past Junior 1st. So in the interest of correctness I...
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    We go every year and plan to return on 2020. I was there from Thursday through Saturday afternoon and stayed with my buddies at the H.D. Generator Service tent who got there on Wednesday. Wednesday...
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    Well folks, here is the status to-date. I...

    Well folks, here is the status to-date.

    I removed the blistered decals, wet-sanded the clear coat and my painter re-cleared and polished the tank. I then applied ANOTHER pair of decals. Mike...
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    I used Seal-Lock Fluid Weld when replacing my...

    I used Seal-Lock Fluid Weld when replacing my knucklehead valve seats. Very good stuff. And Cotten's correct - very expensive.
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    Sorry to go off on a tangent, I would be...

    Sorry to go off on a tangent, I would be interested in knowing who manufactured the shift/kickstand bracket assembly and shift arm and if they're still available? Also, it looks like there is a 2"...
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    Despite our research, experience, proper planning...

    Despite our research, experience, proper planning and meticulous installation of the tank decals, the clear coating was unsuccessful. TWICE.

    We applied the clear coat as discussed above and both...
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    Eric/Tom, I just sent this as a PM to...

    Eric/Tom,

    I just sent this as a PM to another member and then read your posting - it seemed to apply here too.


    According to information that I found on the web, the 1950's and 1960's were...
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    Tank Decals

    I recently applied a decal to my '64 XLCH oil tank. It took a couple of tries and two decals, but I got it on and after much finessing, my painter got the clear coats applied and it looks great.

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    Thanks! Should be clear coated by Friday...

    Thanks! Should be clear coated by Friday...
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    XLCH Gas Cap

    My painter applied the white side panels to my '64 tank yesterday and I applied the decals this morning. Tank goes back to the painter tomorrow for final clear coats and polishing. Given that, the...
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    Try THAT with a Babbitt-journal lower end!

    Try THAT with a Babbitt-journal lower end!
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