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Heres a pic of the forward controls, I don't think I put one up before
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Don't mind the mess of a garage im forced to work in lol. Its only half a garage to begin with and now its got two bikes in it plus a lot of crap
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Also picked up an intake manifold from a 96 1200 sportster. Seems to fit just fine. So going off that I think I can use the mikuni kit for the earlier sportsters/buells that was mentioned earlrier.


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Ok this is looking like it's going to be a Cool bike when it's done
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I keep popping back in here.....I'm thinking so too.
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Got another part the other day






Its a tank I found on eBay titled Cole Foster Salinas boys bobber tank. I'm really digging the way it follows the lines of the frame and the exhaust I made. Also I can run the bars I have on now without interference.
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Got more stuff done last week.

I got a kickstand setup. I modified the buell xb kickstand (Im a little cheap, and I didn't hear good things about aftermarket stands)

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modified foot to get to the right angle
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Also got a sweet deal on a mikuni hsr on ebay. It fits perfect with my 98 sportster manifold.
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Modified battery tray from a Kawasaki zxi 900 wave runner




I guess I could have gotten better pictures of that.
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Nice progress. Is that pushrod uni-tube a standard Buell thing? It looks too modern. I would have to put expandable tubes in there for the nostalgia look.
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Thanks, Yea those push rod tubes are standard for the buell. I was thinking of leaving them since with the xb wheels and forks the bike is going to have a modern look either way.
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