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Gave her a big hug and pushed it outside into the sunshine.

Maybe ride her to the store and look for a flasher for her.

She is still a wet back. No papers.
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Used to be that 40 count was standard with othe options available.
I count 9 on his. My bike has 13. What's the deal with that?

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He is talking 40 spoke metal wheels. Not Mags. As the F-15 makes a sonic boom over South Carolina countryside.
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Okay. I knew what Paul meant. But I seriously am wondering what year range Sportys had 9 spokes. And what years had 13.

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Haven't done much to it lately, other than check the tire air pressure, put gas in it, and ride it. I did take a fresh pic the other day, though...

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Okay. I knew what Paul meant. But I seriously am wondering what year range Sportys had 9 spokes. And what years had 13.

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Have a look on Sportsterpedia, lists all wheel types and to what year/bike etc.
Helped me a lot when i was looking to change my stock 21" to a 19".
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