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Old 11th July 2018
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so my main bike is a 2008 Street Bob but I just bought an '88 XLH 883 as a project bike.
not going rigid frame but swing arm mounted fender and a few other small mods. Probably a Hammer 1275 kit, Andrews V2 cams and a bit of headwork.

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so my main bike is a 2008 Street Bob but I just bought an '88 XLH 883 as a project bike.
not going rigid frame but swing arm mounted fender and a few other small mods. Probably a Hammer 1275 kit, Andrews V2 cams and a bit of headwork.

cheers
I tried to upload some photos but no matter how small I make them it says I have exceeded my size quota.. ?
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