Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rod K

Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,266

    I first met Stu on the 87 DJ Run in Colorado, and...

    I first met Stu on the 87 DJ Run in Colorado, and had the pleasure of riding with him on a number of other National road runs. One time when his Indian broke down, I gave him a ride on the back of my...
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,336

    I use Leather Therapy also and have had good...

    I use Leather Therapy also and have had good results. Used on my original teens seat as well as some well used 40's solo seats. Also use it on my well used Lazy Boy recliner.....Rod
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,120

    Talbot-2, thanks for the reply. I'm looking...

    Talbot-2, thanks for the reply. I'm looking forward to riding this thing. It's been a long project.
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,120

    HD belt thickness

    I'm getting ready to have a belt made up for my 1912 single . I'm going to specify a three piece belt, with Kevlar center.
    Question is, how thick a belt to specify....ideas anyone??? Thanks , Rod
  5. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,162

    Had a pair of Carls nipples put in my 48 Pan...

    Had a pair of Carls nipples put in my 48 Pan along with a set of peek seals. 100 percent success no blowin bubbles , no leaks
    Rod
  6. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,616

    Hi Tom...I have a DLX 21 . I'm not sure how it...

    Hi Tom...I have a DLX 21 . I'm not sure how it relates to your Dlx 12, but mine looks just like the one you found on
    e-bay....Rod
  7. Replies
    7
    Views
    4,248

    Hi Gene...So sorry to hear of Ed's passing. May...

    Hi Gene...So sorry to hear of Ed's passing. May he rest in peace. Had the pleasure of meeting him as well as yourself on a couple of early Colorado road runs. He was a fine gentleman. I have a number...
  8. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,739

    Hi Murph... Thanks for the heads up. That what I...

    Hi Murph... Thanks for the heads up. That what I need to know. Info from someone who has delt with repro stuff before.
  9. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,739

    Hi Jerry...Thanks for the reply. The tubes are...

    Hi Jerry...Thanks for the reply. The tubes are clean. The bushings are stepped down on the bottom and fit into a smaller
    diameter tube inside the frame tube. The shoulder on the bush prevents it...
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,739

    59 sportster seat post bushings

    Working on a 59 Sportster. Bought a seat post kit from V-Twin. Question is the seat post bushings #18 in the drawing.
    When pressed into the frame all the way, they stick up above the top of the...
  11. Replies
    17
    Views
    7,824

    I used to use lemon pledge to shine up my new...

    I used to use lemon pledge to shine up my new painted Indian. I did notice a change and called SC Johnson Co to see if there was any silicone in the product. They had a tech person call back and...
  12. Replies
    17
    Views
    7,824

    Paint looks good. I like the nice low sheen. Any...

    Paint looks good. I like the nice low sheen. Any ideas for the cylinders. I have a 12 single cyl that looks very much like yours.
    I would like to keep it from rusting further. I can't bring myself...
  13. Thread: which end is up

    by Rod K
    Replies
    3
    Views
    1,738

    Hi Len...thanks for the reply. I thought the...

    Hi Len...thanks for the reply. I thought the manual shows the lip facing up??
  14. Thread: which end is up

    by Rod K
    Replies
    3
    Views
    1,738

    which end is up

    can someone tell me if the retainer plate #12 should be mounted with the lip facing up or down. I have pict's of bikes with it in both directions. I have also noticed that the parts book is not...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    3,370

    Jim...I have delt with them a number of times and...

    Jim...I have delt with them a number of times and always been well satisfied by service and product....Rod
  16. Replies
    8
    Views
    3,744

    Steve...thanks so much for the input of ideas. A...

    Steve...thanks so much for the input of ideas. A friend had a leather belt made for his 12single that stretched 6in. He kept cutting it down and having it resewed. I'm still working on the engine, so...
  17. Replies
    179
    Views
    102,729

    "talk to you about belt construction, durability...

    "talk to you about belt construction, durability and a good source for new belts."

    Steve....If you could share some of that information on the " Pre 16 thread " I know a number of people, myself...
  18. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,497

    Thanks guys....appreciate the heads up. . .Rod

    Thanks guys....appreciate the heads up. . .Rod
  19. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,497

    sidecar windshield

    I'm looking for a complete windshield set up for a Knucklehead sidecar. Has anyone used " L&W Sidecar" windshield?
    Are there others out there producing this item? ........Thanks, Rod
  20. Replies
    28
    Views
    8,707

    11237Hi Peter...I can highly recommend Tom's...

    11237Hi Peter...I can highly recommend Tom's manifold seals. I have them on three bikes. One way I've delt with the carb flange and spigot, if it's not too bad a shape, is to go to a glass shop and...
  21. Replies
    1
    Views
    960

    Hi Mark...There is no drain plug. Most people I...

    Hi Mark...There is no drain plug. Most people I know use a turkey baister with a short piece of tubing attached and suck out
    as much as you can. This method doesn't work too well but allows you to...
  22. Replies
    25
    Views
    9,720

    Thanks guys....18 and 20 lbs. I'll just add a...

    Thanks guys....18 and 20 lbs. I'll just add a couple more lbs. I'm not in the 150 lb class anymore......Rod
  23. Replies
    25
    Views
    9,720

    Just for comparison...Anyone know what pressures ...

    Just for comparison...Anyone know what pressures the riders handbook gave for the VL's drop center rims??? I'm running
    those on my 28J. .thanks Rod
  24. Replies
    21
    Views
    6,877

    Chris and Jim..thanks for the picts guys. The...

    Chris and Jim..thanks for the picts guys. The paint line and the guys brazing frames are my all time favorites.
  25. Replies
    12
    Views
    3,715

    Tommo...Good for you, looks like you got there in...

    Tommo...Good for you, looks like you got there in the nick of time. I have heard stories of families just throwing the stuff out after someone passes. I have an old trade journal from 1907 and it...
Results 1 to 25 of 154
Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4