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 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 1 Minute Ago
Replies: 13,099
Views: 1,199,550
0 I guess it''s true. (2019 The Last Year For The Sportster?)
Last Post: Bored now
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 138
Views: 5,404
0 Sportster Crankcase Pressure / Engine Breathing / Wetsumping and Mods
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 767
Views: 22,009
0 Need some advice on 1983 Ironhead
Last Post: ferretface
Posted On: 19 Minutes Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 288
0 A Day in the Life...
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 27 Minutes Ago
Replies: 659
Views: 75,115
0 Start up
Last Post: mickey t
Posted On: 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 322
0 Torx screws on clutch cover
Last Post: aswracing
Posted On: 35 Minutes Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 246
0 gearing is too high ?
Last Post: Davo_137
Posted On: 40 Minutes Ago
Replies: 71
Views: 3,796
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 57 Minutes Ago
Replies: 44,722
Views: 7,031,835
0 Food porn
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1,518
Views: 257,768
0 Sadly Leaving
Last Post: priell3
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 739
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Maxeffort
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4,236
Views: 493,338
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,214
Views: 184,117
0 trans slips in 2nd gear 1989 883
Last Post: iNSaNeSHaNe
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 122
0 What brand synthetic oil do you use
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 438
Views: 107,822
0 off idle stumble progress
Last Post: smm1200
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 46
0 Ironhead Oil Pump Gurus, come inside.
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 927
0 What Sort Of Sporty Have You Got?
Last Post: rocketnorton
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,114
Views: 311,530
0 Grenade Plate
Last Post: b0fh
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 696
0 XLCH Sticker on front fork clamp cover
Last Post: mickey t
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 527
0 Show your favorite pic of your bike. just one
Last Post: Davo_137
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,730
Views: 1,805,700
0 Another Sporty ADV Build
Last Post: shreksbro
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 650
0 First startup
Last Post: mickey t
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 492
0 So, anyone wanna talk flat track???
Last Post: Tomcatt
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 87
Views: 8,660
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,855
Views: 887,956
0 DK Custom 3" Velocity Stack
Last Post: mesalkn
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 248
0 Power Loss At Sustained High RPMs
Last Post: smokey 2
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 972
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,348
Views: 298,967
0 Buell heads and cams!
Last Post: Clevspeed
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 116
0 Dirt bike front wheel??
Last Post: Glamazon
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 878
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 24735 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 19209 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 14397 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 24612 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 16028 Comments 2 Nolemags is offline


Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 20:07.


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