The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Suspension, Frame, Forks, Handlebars, Fuel Tank, Oil Tank, Fenders
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Sportster Motorcycle Suspension, Frame, Forks, Handlebars, Fuel Tank, Oil Tank, Fenders Discuss Sportster Motorcycle Suspension, Frame, Forks, Handlebars, Fuel Tank, Oil Tank, Fenders problems, advice, and/or how tos.

Active Threads
0 hello from a long time lurker
Last Post: priell3
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 72
0 Hello from California
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 22
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 14 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3,304
Views: 374,201
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 26 Minutes Ago
Replies: 43,550
Views: 6,802,641
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 30 Minutes Ago
Replies: 10,864
Views: 965,635
0 Looking for washer part and speedo drive info
Last Post: Johnmotoguy
Posted On: 56 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 3
0 left him stranded
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 242
6 Calling all musicians
Last Post: DirtyHarry68
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 406
Views: 17,815
0 Buying another IH
Last Post: jharback
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 190
0 TC88a DIY Power adapter ?
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 41
0 Gasket goo or not to goo
Last Post: rog
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 141
0 Gasket set recommendations
Last Post: ironkiwi
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 20
0 Clutch WILL NOT adjust to disengage!
Last Post: THEWILDONE
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 2,478
0 Just wanted to thank everyone
Last Post: jordan1200
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 218
0 Anyone go racing last weekend?
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,923
Views: 282,201
0 Evolution Performance Bolt-On Big Bore Kit
Last Post: jharback
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 9,799
0 Scored new to me used tins
Last Post: jharback
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 129
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: FreakyRF
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,851
Views: 1,613,572
0 vibration problem solved - CHECK YOUR FRONT ENGINE MOUNT BOLT!!
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 328
Views: 192,038
0 Handlebar diameter
Last Post: ironkiwi
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 41
0 My 1250 to 1275 build
Last Post: sportytrace
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 75
Views: 2,723
0 1977 Ironhead big fuel tank options
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 15,944
0 Parts interchange (Rocker Boxes And Rockers)
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 74
0 Help ID’ing... Heads and jugs are weird?
Last Post: Bryan1976
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 116
0 The Oil Leak Rabbit Hole
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 137
0 2004 rear mast cylinder
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 85
0 25 April
Last Post: Davo_137
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 184
0 What kind of saddle do you use on your sporty?
Last Post: Marcos.Bonfim
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 276
Views: 73,753
0 T bars or Apehangers???
Last Post: spitfirechopper
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 18,954
0 THE Hockey Thread
Last Post: Airbozo
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,021
Views: 266,318
More...
Members Birthdays
View Poll Results: Favourite grips?
Avon Air Cushion 12 12.12%
Kuryakyn ISO 23 23.23%
SAC 1 1.01%
Harley Davidson 36 36.36%
Baxter 0 0%
Custom (RSD-Arlen Ness etc) 6 6.06%
Other 21 21.21%
Voters: 99. You may not vote on this poll

Tags
grips

Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #61  
Old 5th January 2019
Nibelungen's Avatar
Nibelungen Nibelungen is offline
Senior Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: Emilia, Italy
Posts: 1,937
Sportster/Buell Model: xl 883 Iron
Sportster/Buell Year: 2017
Sportster/Buell Model #2: xl Hugger (sold)
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2001
Reputation: 5512199
Nibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond reputeNibelungen has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stairman View Post
Here's a photo of mine. I personalized mine with shot shell casings.
nice... 9 mm ?
__________________
lesson of history is that it's never really over, not today, certainly not tomorrow...
Reply With Quote
  #62  
Old 6th January 2019
Stairman's Avatar
Stairman Stairman is online now
Senior Master Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: In the middle of Missouri.
Posts: 9,404
Sportster/Buell Model: 883 custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 2004
Sportster/Buell Model #2: FXST Softail Standard
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2003
Other Motorcycle Model: FLSTF Fatboy
Other Motorcycle Year: 1999
Reputation: 12358504
Stairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond reputeStairman has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nibelungen View Post
nice... 9 mm ?
Shotgun shell, 20 gauge,
__________________
I spent most of my money on women, whiskey,and motorcycles. The rest, I just wasted.
Reply With Quote
  #63  
Old 6th January 2019
Karnevil Karnevil is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: NRW GERMANY
Posts: 26
Sportster/Buell Model: 883R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1200C, with peanut tank
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2006
Other Motorcycle Model: Street glide
Other Motorcycle Year: 2012
Reputation: 35942
Karnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to beholdKarnevil is a splendid one to behold
Default

anyone seen the Vans grips? They look awesome!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #64  
Old 11th March 2019
Jason's Sporty's Avatar
Jason's Sporty Jason's Sporty is offline
Senior Chief Harley Engineer 1st Class
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Dreary Erie
Posts: 1,372
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster XLH 883/1207
Sportster/Buell Year: 1986
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLCH 1000
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1972
Reputation: 40094
Jason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to beholdJason's Sporty is a splendid one to behold
Default

Loving my Biltwell recoil grips in black. https://www.biltwellinc.com/c11/buy/grips/
Nice and cushy with great grip.
probably have to replace them every 3 or 4 years. The rubber knurling seems to wear pretty quick.
Now to get a set to work with the original internal throttle bars on my 1972!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 11:47.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC