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Don't ask me 85mm.
Apparently a plunger frame from harley but i'm not an expert. They were few of them since they were not really "reliable". Some people even say that thei are crap...

But i like it !
I think they're neat. One of my best friends had one with a Shovel in it. He said it would bounce too much 'cause there wasn't anything to dampen it. What's it feel like to you?
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It's more a "pumping" feeling let's say. Which is kind of smooth
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Here's a pic of mine:



A few scratches from a spill i had last fall, be for the most part she polished back up and just waiting on a few replacement parts
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Before i put the carb on.


Right before my first startup.
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I like everything but the fat bars - they overpower the look of an otherwise tidy bike. They look almost the same diameter as the forks!...
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Don't ask me 85mm.
Apparently a plunger frame from harley but i'm not an expert. They were few of them since they were not really "reliable". Some people even say that thei are crap...

But i like it !
that is not a harley frame it is a amen savior frame from the 70's. i have one for a 750 honda.

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A few scratches from a spill i had last fall, be for the most part she polished back up and just waiting on a few replacement parts
Man thats a pretty bike sanchoflat. What seat are you running, could you take a perpendicular shot of it. I would like to see how its shaped.
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