The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > FORUM FUNCTIONS > Introduce Yourself
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Introduce Yourself Tell us about yourself and your bike

Active Threads
0 Poll for the legalization of cannabis
Last Post: Kbetts
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 443
Views: 55,908
0 Guzzi V7
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 11 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 145
0 Wheel Bearing Question
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 338
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: moparnut72
Posted On: 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3,650
Views: 379,919
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Airbozo
Posted On: 35 Minutes Ago
Replies: 42,213
Views: 6,541,222
0 Rivets for Front Fender Braces - '71 xlch
Last Post: GA_Ironhead
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 3,296
3 How long have you had your Iron Head?
Last Post: bremoit
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 394
Views: 45,132
0 My cold weather attire.
Last Post: LLOYD883
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 231
0 timing sympstoms
Last Post: rickthrash99
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 544
0 Who's still riding???
Last Post: Chuckthebeatertruck
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 120
Views: 7,855
0 Dale's Killer 40mm CV Carb
Last Post: Moon Wolf
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,126
0 How many have converted their 883 to 1200?
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 379
Views: 98,400
0 Let's See Them R's!!
Last Post: PetesPonies
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,502
Views: 550,970
6 Secret photo"s of folkies loft
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,472
Views: 210,011
0 Hello Everybody
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 186
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,398
Views: 1,471,100
3 Making my own exhaust gaskets?
Last Post: juzyHD
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 79
8 Tc88a
Last Post: Mjolnir
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 261
0 Forum member mug shots
Last Post: RAIDER0372
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,132
Views: 336,079
14 Firearms you wish you owned.
Last Post: Bama Lee XLC
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 538
Views: 93,409
0 Helmet poll
Last Post: Bama Lee XLC
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 822
Views: 149,185
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 803
Views: 50,716
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,864
Views: 280,307
0 Fork oil
Last Post: shanneba
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 80
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,151
Views: 752,260
0 XR1200 Torquehammer exhaust failure.. again.
Last Post: Davo_137
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 966
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: SonWon
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,759
Views: 191,287
0 Rolling Thunder Coming To An End
Last Post: iNSaNeSHaNe
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 159
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,413
Views: 747,357
0 Ignition Module failure or Intake leak?
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 176
More...
Members Birthdays
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
Calcustom's Avatar
Calcustom Calcustom is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Posts: 21
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2004
Reputation: 99340
Calcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud ofCalcustom has much to be proud of
Default

Welcome to the forum
__________________
XL1200C


Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
Dustpan63 Dustpan63 is offline
Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Northwest
Posts: 305
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Reputation: 5030
Dustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really niceDustpan63 is just really nice
Default

Welcome from Seattle USA. Buell lighting is a nice first bike.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
juzyHD's Avatar
juzyHD juzyHD is offline
Senior Chief Master Mechanic 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Europe Slovenia
Posts: 1,508
Sportster/Buell Model: sportster 1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1986
Reputation: 268144
juzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond reputejuzyHD has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Welcome from Slovenia!
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
jharback's Avatar
jharback jharback is online now
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Sunny Italy
Posts: 21,632
Sportster/Buell Model: XLH 1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1993
Other Motorcycle Model: Moto Guzzi California EV
Other Motorcycle Year: 1998
Reputation: 5349833
jharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond reputejharback has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Welcome to the forum from sunny Italy!
__________________
Jim in Italy
'93 1200
4"Extended Jaybrake Forward Controls
Wide Wishbone Girder Front End
Super E Carb w/Forcewinder Air Cleaner
WetDreamz Pipes
Holographic Metal Flake Paint Job
Four Piston Jaybrake Calipers front & back
16" Carlini Apes
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
harley506d's Avatar
harley506d harley506d is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Lubersac
Posts: 347
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200c
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Reputation: 337001
harley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Welcome from France!
__________________
"Procrastination is the thief of time"................90's Harley ad.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 4 Weeks Ago
Glamazon Glamazon is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 3rd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Between Poulton let Fylde & Fleetwood
Posts: 1,729
Sportster/Buell Model: xl883r
Sportster/Buell Year: 2014
Reputation: 2725673
Glamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Welcome from Thornton
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
jtnelson89 jtnelson89 is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Pullman, Washington
Posts: 10
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1000
Sportster/Buell Year: 1973
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLH883/1200
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1998
Other Motorcycle Model: too many to list
Reputation: 10
jtnelson89 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Hi from Washington state

Hi everyone, I am a longtime Sportster owner and a first-time Ironhead owner. My winter project is a 1973 XLH1000 that I picked up on Craigslist recently. I love vintage motorcycles of all sorts and had a sort of weekend internship with a retired master mechanic and fabricator that lasted 9 years, until he passed away.

The other Sportsters I have owned are:

1998 XLH883/1200. Bought in Dubai and ridden in the Emirates for several months before going back to the States.
1989 XLH883. Bought for the frame. First Sportster I took apart.
1998 XL1200S. This is the Sportster I wanted all along. Wish I hadn't let it go. Also had an identical parts bike.

Location: Pullman, Washington.
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
jtnelson89 jtnelson89 is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Pullman, Washington
Posts: 10
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1000
Sportster/Buell Year: 1973
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLH883/1200
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1998
Other Motorcycle Model: too many to list
Reputation: 10
jtnelson89 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Here's an album with all the bad photos of the 1973 ironhead project:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/UFkkk7DiUdRFMw6x7
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #19  
Old 3 Weeks Ago
jtnelson89 jtnelson89 is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Location: Pullman, Washington
Posts: 10
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1000
Sportster/Buell Year: 1973
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLH883/1200
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1998
Other Motorcycle Model: too many to list
Reputation: 10
jtnelson89 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Whoops, sorry I hijacked this thread. I'll post another one at the top level.
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



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 21:49.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC