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Wait till we start talking about rocker boxes. My Nightster 1200 had a gray engine with polished rocker boxes. My Iron 883 has the black engine with black upper rocker boxes, polished lowers. On a side note I noticed that all sportsters manufactured in January 19' or later have hex bolts on the rockers instead of the allens.
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Thanks for the info and everyone's help. As a token of my appreciation, here's a link to Mason Ruffner playing Gypsy Blood: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SktEvDB-SuA If you don't know this song, it's in the blues-rock, SRV, George Thorogood vein. If you do know this song, you'll probably want to hear it again, it kicks ass.
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A bit random!
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Big fin heads on small fin cylinders? Doesn't that look odd?

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Triumph tried that on the X75 Hurricane and it looked great

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And then, there's this...lol

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99 1200s. Sports have a silver engine, black cyl fins. Min chrome.

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Now that engine has character! Those rocker boxes are the aces!
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