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My '96 was red when new. Someone had put on a porker of a tank with custom paint on everything. I got a 2002 tank, and rattle can painted fenders. It has a HD 1200 kit too.

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mine is still completely stock
and will be so for very long time
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Stockish; just one or two, mostly cosmetic, bits and pieces.
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My 883C is completely stock except for the drag bars... the originals just didn't feel right. This is the one bike out of dozens I've owned over the course of 40 years that will remain stock.
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I changed the seat, derby cover, foot pegs, grips, mirrors, fuel cap and upgraded front lights to LED. Added a fly screen, engine guard, front axle nut caps, handlebar risers, luggage rack and a few bags at the rear. Front turn signals have been relocated. I am thinking about slip-on mufflers next.
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Kuryakyn footpegs, Biltwell "Chumps" 8" handlebars, K&N Air Filter, Magnaflow Slip-on mufflers, Custom Chrome luggage rack, Harley acc. sissy bar and pad, Harley acc. windshield, Toolbag, acc. axle caps and misc. chrome buttons.
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stock except for:
1) Suspension - 12.5" rear progressive shocks and progressive springs in the front, tuned for sag
2) Engine - Stage 1, DK Outlaw air cleaner, with external breathers Rush 2" baffle slip-ons, Xied's. Also Barnett extra plate clutch and All Balls 1.6 wt. starter
3) Mustang solo seat, curved rear luggage rack, low profile tail light, lay down curved licence plate, Badlander turn signal/brake light module, fancier grips and levers.

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Screaming Eagle + V&H Short Shots + Tune.
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mine was a std 883R its now a 1200 48 copy with an after market air filter (not in the pic)

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More stock than I want it to be, but getting there one piece at a time.

Screaming Eagle II slip on exhaust, K&N air filter, Drag Specialties mini apes, Mustang Touring Wide seat (my eyes don't like it but my butt does), crash bar with Kuryakyn highway pegs, Kuryakyn brake and adjustable clutch levers, and Kuryakyn Premium Miniboards (not shown.) Those Miniboards with thick rubber really soak up the engine vibration, especially on an 02. Looking to get Preogressive HD 11.5 in shocks soon.
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