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Sportster/Buell Model: XLCH
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Sorry I just saw this....feel free to share! We are all about promoting the riding of old bikes!
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His bikes all went to his friends. I put together a bike with all of the takeoff parts he used to "cafe" his XLCH in the early 1970s. Do you remember seeing Karl's Sportster in this configuration?

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Not that one, at the time it would have been an "open" Sporty, the turn down mufflers were his trade mark so the cops couldn't get their night sticks up there checking for baffles, or lack of and the Weber setup. Would have been 67 0r 68 or so. Got a lot of his chrome work done at Bernardos in Philly IIRC.
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