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Hi all, very nice to meet you all.

I managed to find a spare set of OEM cylinders and heads. And, a complete front end from a guy locally that put on a springer front end on his 74 sportster. So ive had an outstanding week finding the parts i need. The frame has been powder coated at some stage and the rims and spokes and tyres are as new, so its a good base to start from. At the moment its all in boxes with a mockup of the frame held together with trigs, sticks, and bits of firewood to complement that old school pre gas crisis environmentally friendly feeling.




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