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    One factor to consider: do you have enough ground...

    One factor to consider: do you have enough ground clearance (large front tire diameter, extended front end) to use a "drag pipe" that fits under the frame and will reduce cornering clearance, or are...
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    "Made in Germany" I like, but "not a non-domestic...

    "Made in Germany" I like, but "not a non-domestic product"?
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    This is the place to begin if the transmission is...

    This is the place to begin if the transmission is still using the original internal gear set, with 3.00:1 1st gear. If it has the "close ratio" 2.45:1 or 2.60:1 low gear (Andrews, etc. - not OEM for...
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    W/r/t/ "The motor will turn over slower" A...

    W/r/t/ "The motor will turn over slower"

    A larger engine sprocket will have the same effect. Going from 23 (common on UL) to 25 increases your leverage by more than 8%.
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    I don't think the extra static ratio of the ULH...

    I don't think the extra static ratio of the ULH will be a problem.
    Take pictures, we all want to see this in progress!
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    The sprocket offset is the same as the extra...

    The sprocket offset is the same as the extra length of the transmission mainshaft: about 1/4".
    I haven't done this, but I'd examine the pieces to see if it's do-able. I would try to use the UL left...
  7. Thread: knuck pistons

    by kitabel
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    AFAIK the ring lands & grooves and the ring set....

    AFAIK the ring lands & grooves and the ring set. The later is preferred, but I'm not sure w/r/t the "female rod in front" etc. oil control thing. If you have a '46 you should be using the later...
  8. Thread: 68 t100r

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    Anticipating that someone will find fault with my...

    Anticipating that someone will find fault with my remarks, as always, I'll spare myself the embarrassment of being wrong.
    Good luck with your project.
  9. Thread: 48 crankcase

    by kitabel
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    The case halves will have a casting number...

    The case halves will have a casting number inside: the pan left is "112-48", the knuck right is "112-404".
    A knuck right will have an oil transfer hole at the top of the cam cover gasket surface, a...
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    More about the coil bind issue?

    More about the coil bind issue?
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    I should just wait for someone smart to answer...

    I should just wait for someone smart to answer these.
  12. My history of condenser failure includes...

    My history of condenser failure includes everything (new Fairbanks, new aftermarket, believed to be good used) except "just removed from a running bike" and the now $$$ Mallory external brass nail...
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    No, but you can use the 1940-52 EL/UL pin and...

    No, but you can use the 1940-52 EL/UL pin and 3/16" rollers with your wheels and rod set. The sprocket and pinion tapers are the same.
    1936-39 EL, UL: 1-1/8" journal, 1-1/8" tapers (straight, small...
  14. Full advance will probably be between 25 and 35...

    Full advance will probably be between 25 and 35 degrees before TDC, never after.
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    Does it run with the choke partially closed?

    Does it run with the choke partially closed?
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    Spark is way retarded.

    Spark is way retarded.
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    Photos of new alloy UL cylinders

    http://www.hydra-glide.com/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=18544&sid=5351cee75ceb7db740abbbf81a50c50d
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    Compression tested with the engine warm, the...

    Compression tested with the engine warm, the other plug removed, and throttle held open?
    The expected reading is (roughly) the static compression ratio X 15 (hot cam) to 20 (mild cam), and FLH @...
  19. What I might expect to see (but do not) is a...

    What I might expect to see (but do not) is a dodge used by bad businesses to settle the matter to their own benefit.
    "I'm sending you a release and waiver which you must sign before a Notary and...
  20. There are no hard & fast rules in State Civil...

    There are no hard & fast rules in State Civil Court with regard to recovering attorney's fees and court costs (Federal generally allows this).
    However, I don't see anything immoral or devious if you...
  21. I'm just telling you what the District Attorney...

    I'm just telling you what the District Attorney and police may say. An example of how they may respond to your accusation:
    "What part of your original conversation (prior to sending the work)...
  22. First: I agree, it's criminal behavior. But... I...

    First: I agree, it's criminal behavior.
    But... I prefer not to use the term "fraud", as its legal meaning is quite different from the descriptions posted here.
    Fraud is defined as:
    1. something...
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    Have you measured the nuts across the flats and...

    Have you measured the nuts across the flats and the port ID? I did this in P/Shop, and the silver nut appears larger in both dims.
    These may be V, VC, VR (smaller, 1-7/8" nut) and VL, VLD, VLH...
  24. Thread: Cams

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    That's a typo. Andrews identifies that as a...

    That's a typo. Andrews identifies that as a knucklehead cam with .368" lobe height and 278 degrees duration @ .053" lift.
    From AP http://www.andrewsproducts.com/motorcycle-parts/2017-catalog:...
  25. Thread: Cams

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    Not listed currently. What grind number?

    Not listed currently. What grind number?
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