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Old 2nd December 2019
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I would love to have a 69 CH.
Welcome to the forum from Alabama!
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69 XLCH cool ride man, would love to see a pic.
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Hello all, Im from Westchester county in New York state. I used to have a 1988 Sportster that I should of NEVER sold....I rode that sporty for 15 years before I sold it. I currently have a 1969 XLCH that I purchased a few years ago and its a work in progress.
Hello from the UK
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Howdy neighbor, from 40 miles (or 3 hours by car/bike) south of you.

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