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    Hello! Are these still available? thanks!

    Hello!
    Are these still available?

    thanks!
  2. Thanks Guys I need to try and get back to...

    Thanks Guys

    I need to try and get back to posting more often. Seems like we're always knee deep in things around here. I really like the design too Cory. You can pretty much draw a straight line...
  3. 1929 Excelsior Super X Restoration at Barbers

    Hello Guys

    Hope everyone is doing great. Wanted to say Hello and to let you guys know I'm in the process of another complete restoration here at the Barber Museum. This is a 1929 Excelsior Super...
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    Thanks Michael for bringing this post up again. I...

    Thanks Michael for bringing this post up again. I finished my Rikuo a few months ago and its now on display in the Museum on the first floor. I took a few pictures for you this afternoon. She really...
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    Hey Chris Nope no relation. Mr. Barber does...

    Hey Chris

    Nope no relation. Mr. Barber does not have any Brothers.. It is interesting and ironic as we have a large collection of Lotus race cars.. Go figure!
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    Hey Jeff I'm not up-to-speed on the Indian 741...

    Hey Jeff

    I'm not up-to-speed on the Indian 741 but would like to learn more about that model. Can you post up a few pictures of your project? I'll do a quick Google search to see what the bike...
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    Hey Peter Unfortunately the fair paint was...

    Hey Peter

    Unfortunately the fair paint was about all that this Ace had going for it.. After a close inspection, we realized the bike was in pretty rough condition. I'll share a few more pictures...
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    Hey Guys Thanks so much for the kind words!...

    Hey Guys

    Thanks so much for the kind words! I'll be sharing some new photos of the restoration projects over the next few days. Here are a few pictures of the two bikes that I'm doing before they...
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    Hello From Barber Vintage

    Hello Guys

    Just wanted to say Hi! to everyone since its been some time since I have been on the forums. Hope everyone is doing well! I thought you guys might like to know what the restoration...
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    1911 Emblem Cam Timing

    Good afternoon guys,

    We are in the process of finishing a restoration on a 1911 Emblem single, with the atomospheric intake valve. I am interested in hearing your opionions in regards to cam...
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    Hey Cory Thanks for that! Very cool! See...

    Hey Cory

    Thanks for that! Very cool!

    See ya!

    Denis
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    Hey Emmanuel, Thanks for letting us know about...

    Hey Emmanuel,

    Thanks for letting us know about your bike sale. I will be happy to pass the word along. Sorry your having to close up the shop!

    Take care

    Denis
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    Hey Tom Those numbers look weird to me. Are...

    Hey Tom

    Those numbers look weird to me. Are you sure about them? Shouldn't it be W20L5409? and W20L5465? I thought that there was just the "W" model for 1919, the WF (magneto) model for 1920 as...
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    Um good question Eric We usually change...

    Um good question Eric

    We usually change pistons. 9 times out of 10 we go aluminum. The only time we stayed with original cast iron was when I restored a 1915 Sears Dreadnaught. We found (believe...
  15. November Lima- I have a text published from...

    November Lima-

    I have a text published from Antique Cycle Supply Inc that appears to have been taken from a Harley-Davidson Text. For 1963 the colors are, Hi-Fi purple, Hi-Fi red, Tango red,...
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    Holy Cow! Thats very cool. Thanks Duffey. I'll...

    Holy Cow!

    Thats very cool. Thanks Duffey. I'll take some pictures of my Rikuo switch tomorrow. I haven't inspected it for those details yet. I think its pretty close to some of your pictures....
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    Hey Mike When you guys pull it back down,...

    Hey Mike

    When you guys pull it back down, would you give me the measurments of the rings. I will need cylinder bore size you are going to use, piston size you are going to use, ring groove height...
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    Ah! Tom that is so funny!! It is a small...

    Ah!

    Tom that is so funny!! It is a small world! I just love this stuff. I think I like the history and the research as much as I love working for the museum and doing the restorations! I just want...
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    Johnny, I have a very good metal fabricator in...

    Johnny,

    I have a very good metal fabricator in Canada that can repair or build you a new tank. He's not cheap though. Let me know if you need his contact info.

    Take care

    Denis
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    Thanks Tom Thats really interesting to hear....

    Thanks Tom

    Thats really interesting to hear. I'll have a close look at my frame on Monday. I had my tank repaired in Canada, with one side of the tank replaced. I still have the other side, so...
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    Now this is getting fun! Louie, if your Original...

    Now this is getting fun! Louie, if your Original Paint tank is Olive, it would have to be before 1922. That is when I believe they changed the primary color (to brewster green) and the pin striping...
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    Hey Chris, I'll have a swing... I'd say the...

    Hey Chris,

    I'll have a swing... I'd say the top photo is 1919 Sport Twin model "W" One of 753 for that year.

    Picture number 2 I think is a 1920 WJ model, One of 823 for that year.

    Picture...
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    Thanks Guys All very interesting! Louie you...

    Thanks Guys

    All very interesting! Louie you put forth a very compelling argument. I have a few historical Harley-Davidson photos that are claimed to have been taken in March, 1920. The author...
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    Hey Bnsons, What color are you reffering to?...

    Hey Bnsons,

    What color are you reffering to? Looks like in your pictures you are making new tank decals? Are you in the process of restoring a Sport too? Just wonderin...

    See ya
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    Hey Peter! I'm so glad you are following...

    Hey Peter!

    I'm so glad you are following this... I agree!! I was thinking the same thing my Friend.. During my research, I found period Harley-Davidson photos showing the early Trade Mark tank...
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