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 Anyone go racing last weekend?
Last Post: mac93
Posted On: 12 Minutes Ago
Replies: 2,496
Views: 222,678
0 Intro from New England
Last Post: peteskipsleg
Posted On: 15 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 1
0 1986-90 Evo Sportsters: What every owner should know but were afraid to ask
Last Post: webman94
Posted On: 29 Minutes Ago
Replies: 163
Views: 16,583
0 Oil not returning to tank, venting oil
Last Post: Ben221
Posted On: 40 Minutes Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 390
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: The Crusher
Posted On: 52 Minutes Ago
Replies: 7,371
Views: 1,306,233
0 HER 42 gas leaking from drain hose?
Last Post: mikeLI_77
Posted On: 56 Minutes Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 181
0 HAMMER PERFORMANCE Tech Tip Videos
Last Post: aswracing
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 16
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: kmul
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 3,480
Views: 323,403
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: cycowrencher
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 40,088
Views: 6,154,813
0 My take on the world ~ Photo by Trace
Last Post: Roosterman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 698
Views: 66,066
0 Rebuilt and 1200 conversion and now won't idle?
Last Post: Jowniofownio
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 37
0 Feeling in trouble.
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 340
0 My Not So Stock 1980 XLS < Brakes >
Last Post: Flame__
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 103
Views: 6,042
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: Flame__
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10,038
Views: 605,708
5 Another "new guy" rumor or fact question....
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 981
0 Engine dies when choke off
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 506
0 project 74 sporty
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 151
0 Parrothead's 2018 Spring Maintenance on old Sporty
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 274
0 ParrotHead's Mods For My "New" Sporty
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 2,351
0 first harley- help!!
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 165
0 Weekdays in PA, MD, DE (ETC.) - Meet & Greet - One Day Rides
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 3,101
0 Please help! Oil flow problem after rebuild
Last Post: Jowniofownio
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 225
0 Pictures of Sportster Scene 1960s
Last Post: kaveebee
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,811
Views: 761,411
0 Show your favorite pic of your bike. just one
Last Post: cotton1
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,660
Views: 1,708,025
0 Photo Bucket is now on their hands and knees
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 765
0 99 1200s clutch drag
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 405
8 spark plug blew out on the freeway
Last Post: Ranchero50
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,169
0 Future of the sporty?
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 2,145
0 Images From Postimage.org Are Gone
Last Post: Ranchero50
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 299
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 6,076
Views: 411,084
More...
Members Birthdays
dtw757 (64), XLH75Rider (63), JRLang13 (56), Shaerona (54), christophe (51), collectovince (50), buckethead (40), Hang_Em_High (38)
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 13408 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 12447 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 5045 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 14993 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 6255 Comments 2 Nolemags is offline


Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 17:26.


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