The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > Blogs
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Active Threads
0 What gas mileage do you get for touring?
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 15 Minutes Ago
Replies: 145
Views: 51,631
0 Benelli tank on 79’ sportster
Last Post: Fatylonghous
Posted On: 23 Minutes Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 643
0 What Kind of Gas Treatment Do You Use?
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 26 Minutes Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 402
0 speedometer
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 40 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 1,533
0 blonde, brunette, red?
Last Post: Lincoln
Posted On: 51 Minutes Ago
Replies: 266
Views: 46,321
0 Not an ironhead, but....
Last Post: NLXL
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 67
0 2007 Sportster xl883l (low) 3k original miles
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 384
0 Riding in the rain
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 129
Views: 27,763
0 Timing
Last Post: Clevspeed
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 302
0 never mind
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 115
0 How much is a late 60's early 70's Sportster worth?
Last Post: Gold Member
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
0 Powerraythor conversion
Last Post: ferretface
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 871
0 98 Stator Removal / Inspection / Installation
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 1,076
0 P0505 code on my '09 XL883C driving me insane!!
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 117
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 14,356
Views: 805,737
0 gas cap
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 223
0 What weight oil?
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 1,224
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: SLW210
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 6,466
Views: 845,132
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,601
Views: 343,736
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 15,083
Views: 1,430,228
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 45,525
Views: 7,189,531
0 Transformer XR1200
Last Post: Davo_137
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 131
Views: 10,668
0 Pictorial Essay, my town, Waterloo, Ontario
Last Post: Edwinblake
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 3,964
0 TMC Dumont motorcycle concept
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 145
0 xr1200 thottlebody on xb heads (does it fit?!)
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 44
0 Iree's late night cafe
Last Post: ~Grind~
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,341
Views: 170,071
0 Do you use premium gas in your Sportster?
Last Post: jcn59
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,795
Views: 369,515
0 Cable lengths
Last Post: xElvis
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 197
0 Seeking advice on shorter rear shocks
Last Post: Gulf Coaster
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 563
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,463
Views: 545,873
More...
Members Birthdays
Old

South East Ohio fall ride. Sunday Oct. 8th 2017

Posted 8th September 2017 at 02:43 by Zoharo

Quote:
Originally Posted by gravydog View Post
From Newcomerstown I plan to head East then South on 800. We could meet Zo where 800 and 70 cross if that works better for him.

I'm getting pretty excited for this, I didn't think this many people would be interested.

Sent from my HTCD200LVW using Tapatalk
Hmmmm.........am about an hour away from the the rendezvous site, 36 & 77. Staying on Sat. night and having dinner at Hog Heaven also sounds like fun.
Zoharo's Avatar
Chief Harley Engineer
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 33984 Comments 0 Zoharo is offline
Old

Who needs a freakin' title..I sure as hell don't ! Nope

Posted 21st April 2016 at 05:29 by sportyblue (Sportyblue)

A win win day.

I am so happy with my job. Not a lot of stress.....which I can't handle anymore anyway. My pay is more now than it would have been with several of the jobs I applied for and flunked the interview ( too much anxiety ). It just took time but my work ethics and shinning personality .....well you just can't beat that.

My whole life is falling back in place and has become MY LIFE again. I always liked living my life rather than someone trying to...
XL FORUM LIFE MEMBER
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 17682 Comments 0 sportyblue is offline
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 4.50 average.

One Damn Day (Part 1)

Posted 17th September 2015 at 05:04 by Nolemags
Updated 21st July 2016 at 01:42 by Nolemags (typo)

Every damn day I would go into the workshop to do anything I would try not to look at the ’69 sportster on the stand with its guts all hanging out on the concrete. An old fry pan holding motor oil with a layer of sawdust sat underneath. The sportster didn’t blink. But I couldn’t help but feel ashamed for tearing up that transmission three years earlier. And even more ashamed for not putting her back together.

I knew that one day, it would all wait and the priority would be to put...
Nolemags's Avatar
Biker
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 16427 Comments 2 Nolemags is offline
Old

Project IronHead : Tear it down

Posted 30th April 2015 at 18:45 by st1nz



My 73 Sporty is my new project. I want to have her up and running sometime this summer. The Engine wants to turn when I jump spark but the electrical work on it is crappy. Parts of the electrical system has been rerouted and stuff taken out like fuse boxes and other important things to keep the electronics safe. I am working directly from the schematics in the manual to get it as close as possible. Has anyone else had to rewire...
st1nz's Avatar
Biker
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 19806 Comments 2 st1nz is offline
Old

Speedo.....final layout

Posted 8th March 2015 at 03:52 by 62 Ironhead

I was never quite happy with how the speedo looked on my bike.

1st Position - was mounted using the standard bottom mount bracket and clamp, seemed to stick out a bit, looked too high and the angle was all wrong.



Tried mounting a few different ways, just didn't look that great.

Came across a mounting cup system and after a few...
62 Ironhead's Avatar
Flat Track Champion
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 30044 Comments 3 62 Ironhead is offline


Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 20:24.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC