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Just a thought.

Why not document this carefully as you go. Pictures help a lot. Brief descriptions of the problems you encounter and how you overcome them.
Make drawings of anything you have to fabricate - engine mounts etc.

This would make a great post for future conversion others may want to try.

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"I'd check to make sure you can easily remove the rear rocker box with the engine in the frame."
I can't remove the rear rocker box on any of my IH's unless I pull the head off first.

You might want to "breathe" on the engine first. Big bore kit and cams so you can have as much power as a real Ironhead when your finished.
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Akeemking,
What front motor mounts did u use?
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What front motor mounts did u use?


84-03 kit
20) in the annexed picture...



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20) in the annexed picture...



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Thanks Akeemking. Getting the parts ordered now.
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