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cool.i was going to ask about the buddy seat but that was answered in pic#8.you removed the oil tank is the chrome staying?
Nope.....out getting stripped and painted black.
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I'm sorry (for me, not for you) that the bike will be repainted. There's something very right about flames (especially ones done as well as yours) on Sportster tanks. I've got an '81 tank, if the two tanks are compatible, that you should paint and save the flames.
The tanks are no where near compatible unfortunately.
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Nice scoot.
I'm lusting over your visor, mine was notched by a tach junkie.
Keep those photos coming.
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Nice scoot.
I'm lusting over your visor, mine was notched by a tach junkie.
Keep those photos coming.
my forks are 1970's, and the visor mounts were ground off. looking for an older set to make it stock again. my 59...

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Nice scoot.
I'm lusting over your visor, mine was notched by a tach junkie.
Keep those photos coming.
Let's see a photo, it's possibly stock
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You da man Murph, wish I could get my 57 xl and 65 xlh finished, I just turned 73, don't know if I will make it or not
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https://photos.app.goo.gl/Pf31Enh3WiqfayMN6

I got the oil bucket back as well as the two piece primary cover and pieced together a steering dampner, some small stuff accomplished.
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I wish I had something that nice sitting around in moth balls.
I like the one hanging on the wall also. This should be good.
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a 2 piece primary cover.you've got a lot of good parts to work with there.my primary cover and oil tank are also chrome.can you share who you used to strip them?
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