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Hey Bruce, you need a back up pair?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/HARLEY-XLR-...sAAOSwYuZaqVrS
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he do the bolt hole ,oil drain relocation and fire ring counter bore enlargement to make the xlr's fit your 1000 cyls you still running the early 1000 cyls or did you get a later set while you had her tore apart?
Mike,donr did all the machine work you see here plus the valve seats you don't see.same '72 cylinders. I've had a later set for awhile now,but they won't fit these heads.i have pieces from 3 different revisions.900 e 1000,L1000.
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https://www.ebay.com/itm/HARLEY-XLR-...sAAOSwYuZaqVrS
well i'll have to pass on that.they're the wrong color to start and way overpriced. I got mine for $79.00. bare.which is how I preferred to get them.that way I could choose my own replacement pieces.thanks anyway.
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a -56 chain guard to go with my -52 rear brake rod IMG_0070 by Bruce Stoudt, on Flickr I bought an o.e.m. gas tank recently that has an unusual gas cap I've not seen much.i'll get a pic later.
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Classy wee bike Bruce
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IMG_0071 by Bruce Stoudt, on Flickr anyone recognize this gas cap? it looks very early. IMG_0072 by Bruce Stoudt, on Flickr paper gasket.this also makes me think very early.
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70's AMF I believe. Also sold in auto parts stores as a replacement cap for older pickups without gas filler door. I have a couple of them around here.
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thanks Don.that explains why I've only seen one,on ebay recently.next I need to install a second clamp on the front pipe. IMG_0042 (1) by Bruce Stoudt, on Flickr item#54 in the pb drawing.
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Another on the rear pipe also?
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there isn't an issue with the rear pipe right now.i'm not sure how #51 would attach to #56 support tube.
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