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No, one of the former owners did it, but it looks like an easy job.

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No, one of the former owners did it, but it looks like an easy job.

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Good ole 1980 FXWG inspired rear fender... The Most Copied fender in H-D-dom.
Like the Indian Front Fender ...

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^^^ my thoughts exactly.a high school buddy bought a 1980 FXWG new in'80.always called it an'80,80.1980 80cu.in.shovelhead.
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^^^ my thoughts exactly.a high school buddy bought a 1980 FXWG new in'80.always called it an'80,80.1980 80cu.in.shovelhead.
Yes Indeed... most Copied style in all the Harley World... and Yes I also had an '80-80" .. in a very weak moment I sold it to buy DragBike Parts... Sheesh... what a Dumbass!! .
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i just remembered the selling price new in 1980,$6000.00.

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Probably the only bike I would allow forward controls on.
Aside from the ‘78 lowrider, one of my few favorite factory big twins.
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No, one of the former owners did it, but it looks like an easy job.



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Cool! I also saw there are some specifically made for Sportys that look like "paint it and bolt it on"...so maybe some future project!!

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"Biker's Choice" makes the Sportster 'bobtail' rear fender. Holes already drilled for most applications, etc.
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