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

Notices

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

Active Threads
0 1981 XLH Getting Recranked
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 3 Minutes Ago
Replies: 72
Views: 2,915
0 Bike issue after swapping handlebar. :(
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 5 Minutes Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 84
0 Oops, I signed up for another long ass ride: The 2022 Hoka Hey
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 54 Minutes Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 2,504
0 Help identify these parts
Last Post: John Harper
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 162
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: maltesefalcon
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 36,844
Views: 4,556,266
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 7,987
Views: 1,445,664
0 Sportster Oil Pressure and Dynamics
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 139
Views: 6,989
0 A early 84 motor in a 84 later frame
Last Post: 84bobber
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 617
0 2002 883 Fuel Valve repair kit
Last Post: grmeyers
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 19
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 29,155
Views: 1,699,261
0 Clutch Spring plate poll
Last Post: Bluto
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 319
Views: 82,883
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 13,100
Views: 3,292,101
0 New Top Fuel record
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 230
0 Q&a
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 60
0 primary chain adjustment
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,457
0 Allegheny National Park III
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 192
Views: 18,436
0 How many miles are on your sporty?
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,251
Views: 381,380
0 Gas Cap problem?
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 974
0 Something different: 1948 Willys Truck
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 5,209
0 Rubbermount Poll
Last Post: Ireeman
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 263
Views: 92,612
0 New from Brighton UK - XLCR Race bike owner
Last Post: sootysweep
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 39
Views: 3,255
0 Regulator contacts welding shut
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 85
0 Clutch biting point
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 138
0 Pinging and a white plug
Last Post: denguy
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 1,470
0 video & pics
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,361
Views: 139,303
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 5,236
Views: 1,147,627
0 "The Blues" thread!
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,149
Views: 176,990
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 54,370
Views: 9,246,400
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,583
Views: 2,312,649
0 Hi from New Jersey 1985 XLS
Last Post: Tyler45
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 201
More...
Members Birthdays
WJB2, Hap (69), XL1200Sport (67), mike/xlch (65), buster (52), sappi (52), Big Daddy Chop (49), Billy1904 (43)
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #5431  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
brucstoudt's Avatar
brucstoudt brucstoudt is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Pottstown PA.
Posts: 15,376
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch
Sportster/Buell Year: 1960
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 883 custom
Sportster/Buell Year #2: '03
Reputation: 1226497
brucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ferrous Head View Post

Apsrt from that, the 65 is (INHO) the best of the breed.
i have to agree. i've referred to the '65 XLCH as a ''pinnacle'' bike.
__________________
72 1000cc barrels and heads, s&s 41/2'' flywheels, sifton cams, s&s super B w/ zippers thunderjet w/yost powertube, andrews gears,and shafts, competition engineering kevlar wet or dry clutch, 72 oil pump, morris magneto w/auto advance and single fire module, cycle electric generator w/electronic regulator,73 cu.in.
Reply With Quote
  #5432  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
Tim The Grim's Avatar
Tim The Grim Tim The Grim is offline
MetalWorkingXLFan
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Far West Texas
Posts: 687
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: 97
Reputation: 2838422
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

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...6464687312325/

What do you think would be a non-insulting offer ?

Nice looking, but in need of a lower end. Perfect candidate for a T&O upgrade.
__________________
'54 KHK (Current Build), '13 XL”72” Hard Candy, '97 Honda Valkyrie. I’m Retired 🥃
Reply With Quote
  #5433  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
Toejam503's Avatar
Toejam503 Toejam503 is online now
Air-Cooled Forever
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Dakota Territory
Posts: 3,296
Sportster/Buell Model: XL 1200 C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Sportster/Buell Model #2: (Prev.Own)XLH Milw.Spec.
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1981
Reputation: 6675735
Toejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond reputeToejam503 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I can't believe the $5.75 shipping charge! Must be to just cross the street.
Reply With Quote
  #5434  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
brucstoudt's Avatar
brucstoudt brucstoudt is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Pottstown PA.
Posts: 15,376
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch
Sportster/Buell Year: 1960
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 883 custom
Sportster/Buell Year #2: '03
Reputation: 1226497
brucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond reputebrucstoudt has a reputation beyond repute
Default

i didn't see a title mentioned? what other reason to part out a nice bike like that?
Reply With Quote
  #5435  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
Ferrous Head's Avatar
Ferrous Head Ferrous Head is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Sunshine Coast
Posts: 7,987
Sportster/Buell Model: XLB, XLCH, Sporton
Sportster/Buell Year: 1962
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1966
Other Motorcycle Model: XLCH (Another one)
Other Motorcycle Year: 1966
Reputation: 3310110
Ferrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Yeah, looks a little sus to me.

"Con rods seized". ??????
__________________
"I know only too well the evil that I propose. But my inclinations get the better of me."
Reply With Quote
  #5436  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
ChinCactus's Avatar
ChinCactus ChinCactus is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Webster, NY
Posts: 4,569
Sportster/Buell Model: XL 883/1200 Hugger
Sportster/Buell Year: 1995
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 11 RK
Reputation: 4977487
ChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond reputeChinCactus has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I’d ride her as she is. No restoration needed.
__________________
...Once in a while you get shown the light, in the strangest of places if you look at it right...~Robert Hunter/Jerry Garcia
(In remembrance of Ruby Red "Beebe")
Reply With Quote
  #5437  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
RicThompson RicThompson is offline
Senior Chief Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: Sep 2019
Posts: 1,015
Sportster/Buell Model: XLH
Sportster/Buell Year: 1969
Other Motorcycle Model: 111 Ironhorse Outlaw
Other Motorcycle Year: 2004
Reputation: 650495
RicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond reputeRicThompson has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Can't look at ads on FB marketplace, don't have FB.
Reply With Quote
  #5438  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
Ferrous Head's Avatar
Ferrous Head Ferrous Head is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Sunshine Coast
Posts: 7,987
Sportster/Buell Model: XLB, XLCH, Sporton
Sportster/Buell Year: 1962
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1966
Other Motorcycle Model: XLCH (Another one)
Other Motorcycle Year: 1966
Reputation: 3310110
Ferrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond reputeFerrous Head has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by RicThompson View Post
Can't look at ads on FB marketplace, don't have FB.

Reply With Quote
  #5439  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
sportsterpaul's Avatar
sportsterpaul sportsterpaul is offline
XL FORUM LIFE MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: In a swamp/Michigan
Posts: 16,371
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1460C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2000
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XL1200R
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2006
Other Motorcycle Model: XL1200R
Other Motorcycle Year: 2004
Reputation: 16105848
sportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond reputesportsterpaul has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I don’t go there either. More important things to life.
__________________
Pleasing everyone is impossible but pissing everybody off is a piece of cake!

The XL Forum Sportsterpedia:
http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/start
Reply With Quote
  #5440  
Old 1 Week Ago
IXL2Relax's Avatar
IXL2Relax IXL2Relax is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Let Freedom Ring in PA
Posts: 9,252
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster 883►1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1994
IXL2Relax has disabled reputation
Default

$2800 OBO - 1984 --- https://reading.craigslist.org/mcy/d...479289397.html



???


IXL _______ >>>> My Motorcycle Chronicles Are Here <<<<
For Sportster Tech Info:
Ride The Sportsterpedia - A Toll-Free XLForum Information Highway!
__________________
### The ride is more enjoyable to nowhere in particular! ###
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 20:28.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC