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Yep, in 2006 and 2007. I had an 06 VRSCR. Upside down and steeper forks, shorter wheelbase. Taller seat. First 5 gal tank on the VROD. Mid controls and stickier tires.

Brilliant bike (a bit overweight at (IIRC) 619 pounds. Sadly old, arthritic knees did not match the bike. Didn't replace the knees, did replace the bike.
I just Googled some pictures. Not retro enough. Valve adjustments at 15K mile intervals? mmmm..no. Non-adjustable brake pedal? My 2005 did have that until I found a machinist to fab one out of a NOS brake lever. What is it with Harley?

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Looks like a CA77 (300 Dream).
Yeah I believe you are correct. The 160 had telescoping forks. Had one a LONG time ago.
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Hell if I know. Came out of a Pecos Tx back yard after sitting outside since the 60's. < no title >

Engine turns over. Shifts. Kinda rolls. with a skate board under the wheels. Pretty light bike when you drop it. I don't even why I picked it up and kept it. DNA? Environment? Combination of both?

Hardtail is gonna run a jap bike 16 inch rear mag and rear brake system.
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