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

Notices

Active Threads
14 Limey biker
Last Post: Pezed
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 1
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 7,601
Views: 559,380
0 Lots of issues 78
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 153
0 THE Trainspotting Thread
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 2,030
Views: 216,389
0 Ironhead Rendez-vous - Event for Ironhead owners of Ontario
Last Post: paulc
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 399
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 41,223
Views: 6,320,568
10 New rider - XL1200S in Aus.
Last Post: jkinkade
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 2,029
0 2 wire turn signal installing on 1 wire bike
Last Post: chris16371
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 662
0 Superlow XL1200T tyres.
Last Post: lucifer_mr2
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 19
0 Worst Harley rider ever.
Last Post: crazyphuzz
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 223
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: SonWon
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,515
Views: 152,660
0 New to the Harley Brand
Last Post: juzyHD
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 185
0 What's your helmet?
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 2,570
0 Yetman drag frame
Last Post: Slojoe55
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 11,191
0 C.O.B.B run west
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 226
Views: 16,086
0 Sizing cylinders too pistons
Last Post: Yakcm2
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 420
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5,290
Views: 585,111
0 Shovester Sighting
Last Post: needspeed
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 7,257
0 1998 Sportster Ignition Problems
Last Post: james69
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 706
0 Starter circuit without relay
Last Post: ChicagoSlim
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 111
0 PLEASE READ THIS Before You Post In 'The BUY - SELL - TRADE Zone'!
Last Post: kk38k
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 1,040
0 I finally learned how to work the system!
Last Post: Ranchero50
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 252
0 DK's Definitive Ride Report - Some of the Best Scenic Roads Out West - Tons of Photo'
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 109
Views: 4,883
0 Broken exhaust stud questions.
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 248
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,582
Views: 207,887
0 What coil(s) do you run with your Dyna S ignition?
Last Post: stanroyal
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 163
0 Anyone go racing last weekend?
Last Post: madnss
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,723
Views: 246,066
0 Carb
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 457
0 Issue until up to temp
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 527
0 1981 XLH turns over won’t start
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 67
More...
Members Birthdays
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 5.00 average.

No regrets.

Posted 6th February 2008 at 01:29 by Quebeker (My (useless) blog.)
Updated 6th February 2008 at 04:37 by Quebeker

I was thinking about the mistakes I made in my life.

I drank too much.
I did some drugs.
To the point of being homeless for a while.
I lied to family members, employers and friends.
I have been a jerk to some people.
I dumped a woman or two that I loved.
I wasted my money on crap when I should have saved it for a rainy day.
I killed (accidentally) a cat.
Blamed other people for some of my screw-ups.
I didn't always do...
Quebeker's Avatar
Custom Bike Builder
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 13596 Comments 9 Quebeker is offline
Old
Rating: 3 votes, 5.00 average.

Love the new Fairing

Posted 17th March 2008 at 14:55 by glh

Thank Goodness. I've had 2 windshields on this bike and neither worked well.



My original post for help is here:
http://xlforum.net/forums/s...ad.php?t=86885

After 5 months of struggling with wind issues, and knowing I will be touring on my Sporty come early summer, I bit the bullet and bought a fairing. Riding without a shield is a blast, but there...
glh's Avatar
glh
Chief Harley Engineer
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 12694 Comments 8 glh is offline
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 5.00 average.

Wiring Diagrams I made today for cut fender

Posted 7th July 2010 at 19:32 by Big Al-1200c (Big Al)



BTW, in case yo were wondering why I made new Lic Plate mounting holes if I am going...
Big Al-1200c's Avatar
Flat Track Racer
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 5122 Comments 0 Big Al-1200c is offline
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 4.50 average.

some equipment changes

Posted 6th September 2009 at 22:26 by emzdogz (EMZ' BLOG mush from Aunty Em's brain)

well I changed some of the bolt-on stuff on my 07 XL1200L over the summer. Just today went for a ride to really test out how I like it all.

Went from a Memphis Shades handlebar-mount shield to a National Cycles "Flyscreen".

Went from a Drag Specialities 2-up seat to a Mustang WIDE solo.

Went from sissy bar and some sort of bag attached, to NO sissy bar at all, and instead a pair of Willie and Max bags mounted up with Easy Brackets.
...
emzdogz's Avatar
Master Custom Bike Builder
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 15130 Comments 11 emzdogz is offline
Old
Rating: 2 votes, 4.50 average.

One Damn Day (Part 1)

Posted 17th September 2015 at 04:04 by Nolemags
Updated 21st July 2016 at 00:42 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
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 6425 Comments 2 Nolemags is offline


Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 11:56.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC