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I'm a bike snob of course it's pre 1970. 27 20.00%
If it says XLCH thats what it is. 85 62.96%
It has a horse shoe oil tank. 4 2.96%
You're just jealous because you dont have one. 19 14.07%
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This is an XLCH!!


HA! That is 16ouncePBR's bike, and I'm sorry to inform you it is a 1962 XLH
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HA! That is 16ouncePBR's bike, and I'm sorry to inform you it is a 1962 XLH
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Well, only because it has XLH stamped on the case. Everything else about it is CH.
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Well, only because it has XLH stamped on the case. Everything else about it is CH.
It has a XLH frame with the wedding ring cut off and 18" XLH front wheel.
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