The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Drivetrain > Sportster Motorcycle Transmission, Clutch, Primary & Secondary Drive
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Sportster Motorcycle Transmission, Clutch, Primary & Secondary Drive Transmission, Clutch and primary or secondary drive problems, advice, and/or how tos.

Active Threads
0 Clutch issue
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 2 Minutes Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 58
0 Bendix / Zenith questions
Last Post: DirtyHarry68
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 24,469
0 little rock
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 102
0 Suzuki's Radar Reflector Idea
Last Post: tedg
Posted On: 19 Minutes Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 239
0 New acquisition
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 21 Minutes Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 334
0 brake lever for master cylinder.
Last Post: harley506d
Posted On: 29 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 14
0 Ignition question
Last Post: Anti-Hero
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 142
0 Upside Down Monoshock IH - A Longterm Project
Last Post: paulc
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 95
Views: 25,436
5 Summer time heat
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 1,114
0 79 Tranny
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 100
0 R.I.P. Arlen Ness
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 34
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,856
Views: 435,310
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,444
Views: 125,800
0 So, anyone wanna talk flat track???
Last Post: oupa
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 62
Views: 4,243
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: moparnut72
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 43,231
Views: 6,749,856
0 Have you taken your “dumbass pill” today?
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,100
0 883 to 1250 is done
Last Post: John Harper
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 65
0 883N brake/signal problem
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 47
0 I'm going nuts (Adjusting Fuel Mixture)
Last Post: sportsterdoc
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 447
0 How many miles are on your sporty?
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,156
Views: 273,118
0 How long for the XL Member patch?
Last Post: bdawson
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 180
Views: 3,079
0 mid controls
Last Post: whetrick1
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 98
0 Really Hard to start XL1200 C
Last Post: farmall
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 55
Views: 2,999
0 What Sort Of Sporty Have You Got?
Last Post: Lone Rider
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,069
Views: 295,463
0 Front cylinder noise
Last Post: 60Gunner
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 207
0 900 dual carb front head
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,442
0 Tried starting the bike this morning, batter charged, but bike wont turnover?
Last Post: clc1989
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 379
0 70 xlch tuneup and intake manifold
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,050
0 1200S cam comparisons
Last Post: Saint666
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 425
0 How many have converted their 883 to 1200?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 385
Views: 102,534
More...
Members Birthdays
mike, Rick572 (72), Tailchaser (71), Back Road (55), sanman12002003 (54), LilMsRida (54), wargod1 (50), tplyons (32), DOM! (31)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #131  
Old 1st October 2018
Nibelungen's Avatar
Nibelungen Nibelungen is offline
Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: Emilia, Italy
Posts: 1,875
Sportster/Buell Model: xl 883 Iron
Sportster/Buell Year: 2017
Sportster/Buell Model #2: xl Hugger (sold)
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2001
Reputation: 5176543
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 r4fthrs View Post
Barnett Kevlar
yes used the original spring

Funny thing, was told by an old mechanic that used to work on some of the HD factory racers and he said they all had Barnett clutches. Not sure if true, but he seemed like a stand up guy.

I have heard good things about the Alto and a few others, but I was familiar with the Barnett from my racing days
IMO it can be true...
on circuit could be an advantage have coil springs actuated clutch... instead of diapghram spring ones...
and if i'm not wrong Barnet have some models like that...
__________________
the dreads enter Babylon 1955-83
Reply With Quote
  #132  
Old 2nd October 2018
Graywolf's Avatar
Graywolf Graywolf is offline
XL FORUM LIFE MEMBER
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Shack in Florida swamp
Posts: 2,142
Sportster/Buell Model: XLH 1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1998
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XL 883/1200 conversion
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2001
Other Motorcycle Model: 2nd 01 XLC
Other Motorcycle Year: 2001
Reputation: 6089341
Graywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond reputeGraywolf has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nibelungen View Post
IMO it can be true...
on circuit could be an advantage have coil springs actuated clutch... instead of diapghram spring ones...
and if i'm not wrong Barnet have some models like that...
Yes, they do. Barnett Scorpion clutch has coil springs instead of diaphragm. I have one. Works really smooth and easy to keep in adjustment.

__________________
Graywolf
I used to be sane, but I am better now.
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 08:48.


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