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The bike is from 1981 and it does not exactly become a replica on an XLCR, I have some ideas of my own.



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Sporty porn! I need a cold shower! Love those pipes,like Cal Rayborns Daytona racer, who makes them?
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Looks cool as it is.
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I like the finned exhaust clamps. I looked for those for a few years but never found a pair to fit an IronHead. A nice, unique touch. "No one" else will have those
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I like the finned exhaust clamps. I looked for those for a few years but never found a pair to fit an IronHead. A nice, unique touch. "No one" else will have those


I have some of those!
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Beautifully done! I love the exhaust. What are the carbs? Does the manifold have individual runners or do both carbs feed into one intake?
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Mikuni vm29 Smooth Bores with Sudco manifold, the setup was hot in the early 80's. Haven't run with this setup yet, exciting about how it will work.



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Bike out now. Had to replace the small Supertrapp mufflers, they became a plug for the exhaust.



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Where did you buy the seat and gas tank?
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