The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Era Specific and Model Specific > Ironhead Sportster Motorcycle Talk (1957-1985)
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Ironhead Sportster Motorcycle Talk (1957-1985) For all those that wanna talk about Ironhead Sportster Motorcycles

Active Threads
0 short chrome sissy bar with pad, but bolt on, not quick detach.
Last Post: Joe_jeep
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 1,408
0 15 min rides
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 13 Minutes Ago
Replies: 39
Views: 753
0 2003 1275 BFH 120hp still pings when going full throttle
Last Post: madnss
Posted On: 44 Minutes Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 652
0 Who Runs Turn Signals?
Last Post: NGOT8R
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 373
Views: 79,495
0 Front cylinder base gasket leak
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 402
0 68 XLCH - Insight Plz
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 121
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: decman
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 11,031
Views: 976,898
0 Who runs 70wt. oil
Last Post: randy3934
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 69
Views: 10,940
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: Tim The Grim
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4,589
Views: 588,634
0 1986-90 Evo Sportsters: What every owner should know but were afraid to ask
Last Post: keithnh
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 380
Views: 52,935
0 Is it true? (eliminate clutch spring plate)
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 56
Views: 25,528
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: fafcpa
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 16,179
Views: 920,668
0 How packed is your garage?
Last Post: XL Ed
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 53
0 Ignotion power wire question
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 796
0 XL Forum will now be the Suzuki Intruder Forum
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 347
0 Need some advice on 1983 Ironhead
Last Post: Yellowstone Kelly
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 2,924
0 Best Plug For A Points Conversion Sporty?
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 66
0 Need help picking new mufflers
Last Post: rich56
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 244
0 Prototypes?
Last Post: NLXL
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 93
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,677
Views: 1,960,698
0 Front head gasket leak
Last Post: Racepres
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 151
0 What if? race ITT 1250
Last Post: kitabel
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 231
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 17,759
Views: 1,788,758
0 Just saying G'day
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 202
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8,024
Views: 1,667,402
0 Xl1200c
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 82
0 MPG HONESTLY, what do you get?
Last Post: Bikeaholic
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 592
Views: 80,653
0 Screamin Wafle Plugs
Last Post: Bob F
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 182
0 Coronavirus & DK Custom Products - Update 3/18/20
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 330
0 Best Riding/Motorcycle Memes-Let's see 'em!
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 283
Views: 60,381
More...
Members Birthdays
kanger, Leef (75), pwilson1204 (72), TomW (61), micke (55), rat481 (51), Jason2009 (49), runsummore84 (36), wishbone550 (33)
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
Tim The Grim's Avatar
Tim The Grim Tim The Grim is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Far West Texas
Posts: 374
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200V
Sportster/Buell Year: 2013
Sportster/Buell Model #2: KHK
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1954
Other Motorcycle Model: Valkyrie
Other Motorcycle Year: 96
Reputation: 948374
Tim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond reputeTim The Grim has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I like the look of your scoot. Well done on all counts.
Have you seen this thread on Iron Vibrations.
Might be some help with your resonance.

http://xlforum.net/forums/showthread...1659782&page=3
__________________
'54 KHK, '76 XLCH (sold), '13 XL Seventy Two, '97 Honda Valkyrie. I’m Retired 🥃
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
JackPrice53's Avatar
JackPrice53 JackPrice53 is offline
Master Mechanic
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 280
Sportster/Buell Model: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year: 1965
Other Motorcycle Model: Softail
Other Motorcycle Year: 2006
Reputation: 89635
JackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud ofJackPrice53 has much to be proud of
Default

Thanks for the thread read. I did follow Trato's suggestion on this one too in terms of the sequence used to tighten the motor mounting bolts to the frame, though I was more concerned of cracking the rear motor mounts then resonant frequency singing. :-)
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:21.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC