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Posting this here because this is where the old fudds are... Like me...

I need to find a 19" tubeless blackwall sports/cruiser/whatever tire to fit on a 1983 H-D Sportster cast wheel. This will NOT be going on my motorcycle.

Wheel is the T19x2.15 TL DOT H-D PN 43499-78 cast 9-spoke aluminum rim. I need a tire right around 23" diameter to keep correct alignment. Pretty much everything I find is high 25's or low 26's. Too tall.

Present tire is a MJ90-19 Dunlop K181 Qualifier that measures 25 7/8". Too tall.

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Can't happen , no such tire for a 19.
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A 2" sidewall including the radius? I doubt that profile exists. It would be like riding on a solid tire.
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I was afraid that would be the case. Damn!!! That means more cutting and welding to get everything to line up correctly.

I can't even find a 19" tubeless blackwall smaller than the K181...
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