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    Hatfields resto guide references this in note 86...

    Hatfields resto guide references this in note 86 and section 3.3 crankcase breather systems.
    Basically early 38 had it,possible running change either plugged hole or hole not drilled for later.
    In...
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    Kroil and heat.Put a space heater in front of...

    Kroil and heat.Put a space heater in front of it.Impact taps with hammer.
    Tom
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    My under size washers were also recent JG. Tom

    My under size washers were also recent JG.
    Tom
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    Curius if your thrust washers came from thee...

    Curius if your thrust washers came from thee flywheel manufacturer.
    My last thrust washers were .002 small on the od.
    I like a full seat,centered on the face.Unfortunately even nos valve in nos...
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    I like the idea of accessory pics in one...

    I like the idea of accessory pics in one place.Then Maybe it could be expanded to pics of antique motorcycles in one place.
    Someday.
    Tom
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    If you have good Indian wheels that are not worn...

    If you have good Indian wheels that are not worn you dont need anything.The washer should fit tight almost snapping into the recess.
    If you washers fall out of the recess with new wheels the recess...
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    I think he means that the startng bid is in fact...

    I think he means that the startng bid is in fact a reserve to most peoples way of thinking.
    Tom
  8. Thread: Trumansburg

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    Motel 8 in ithaca.Should only be a 20 min ride....

    Motel 8 in ithaca.Should only be a 20 min ride.
    Tom
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    Greer list the ring and pinion gears for both 16...

    Greer list the ring and pinion gears for both 16 and 18" wheels,and a nice exploded diagram.
    If you look close at your housing you probably have a groove where the ring gear face contacts the...
  10. Good info Bob. I like the bushings Also.I dont...

    Good info Bob.
    I like the bushings Also.I dont think pounding with minimal rotation is ideal for needles.
    Also I ream them with a starret reamer that centers on the opposite side and a lower fork...
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    I looked at my741 wheels and they have a + and 0...

    I looked at my741 wheels and they have a + and 0 marks.Looks like the + is tdc and 0 with a line thru it is full advance .Marks are not deeep.
    Tom
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    You may find Jim Moshers site...

    You may find Jim Moshers site performanceindian.com interesting.Although his speed records are on newer scout power the info in the tech talk lower ends section would apply to a 101 also I beleive....
  13. based on vin and appearance 1947.3 for chief,47...

    based on vin and appearance 1947.3 for chief,47 for year then the individual serial number.
    Value I guess would be 15-2500
    Tom
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    My dad was 19 when he landed on the beach.A navy...

    My dad was 19 when he landed on the beach.A navy pharmacist mate who was grabbed by the army and spent 6 months with army medics before getting back to his ship.
    It was always hard to get him to...
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    chief wist pin retainers

    I need wrist pin clips for late chief factory pistons.Original are .080 round wire g clips.
    Greer has .060 clips and Starks are I beleive .070 based on some old examples I have leftover but I...
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    If you only have a frame and engine -do the...

    If you only have a frame and engine -do the numbers match?either way it will be a labor of love costing more than it would sell for but wihtout matching numbers It will be worse.
    Buying one piece...
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    Hey Bill,Thats almost the same as my first...

    Hey Bill,Thats almost the same as my first Indian,a 1950 chief with a scout front end,4" extension and a 21"wheel laced to the scout drum and brake,same dog bone and high bar set up.The Aerodraulic...
  18. Thread: Coker Tires

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    I have had some issues with Cokers.cracking of...

    I have had some issues with Cokers.cracking of unused tires in heated garage,Poor finish with large nubs all around the tire and the Goodyear replicas that have or had a shallow scallop for the...
  19. Back to blasting. The more paint you remove with...

    Back to blasting.
    The more paint you remove with a stripper the finer media can be used,with less effort and expense and good metal removal.And round tubes sand so easy by hand.
    For safety sake...
  20. I realize the question is about blasting a...

    I realize the question is about blasting a frame,but I like paint remover,wire brush and a phosphoric acid rinse.
    I have glass beaded plenty of parts over the years but no longer have access and a...
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    It would be nice if the Club could somehow...

    It would be nice if the Club could somehow encourage better coverage and pics of the meets for online to supplement whats in the magazine.
    Maybe cash prize for the best submitted photos,interviews...
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    Corbin speedo cables

    I am assembling a Corbin speedo drive for a 38 chief.
    I have three cables,40,40.5 and 41.25x5/8 outer cables.
    I believe the 41.25 is the one I need,although the the 40.5 has the best covering and...
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    I usually go thursday and its pretty well under...

    I usually go thursday and its pretty well under way before noon.Its only 1 1/2 hour drive for me so
    Ill be there today to see some early activity .Looks to be a beautiful day.
    Tom
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    Sounds good,I always stop by to say hi to Kent,...

    Sounds good,I always stop by to say hi to Kent,
    Tom
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    Where are going to be at oley? Not a buyer for...

    Where are going to be at oley?
    Not a buyer for the timer parts but would like to stop by and see what you have .
    Tom
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