Fri, 09 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0800 Next year marks a strange anniversary for Harley-Davidson; 100 years of the firm's merchandising operation. I have all the parts to attach the sidecar as shown in the pictures. The original handlebars were replaced with others to accomodate the Mikunt set-up. Engine and transmission : 1208. Category - Engine - Posted Over 1 Month 1949 Harley Davidson Panhead.
Related bikes List for comparison of specs. The motor is built to 80 c. I have way to many projects at this time and garage space is at a premium. Three new horizontal chevrons enhanced each side of the tombstone tail-lamp. The motorcycles will be auctioned off every two months, starting from December 2012 to August 2013, with each auction running for up to 30 days at CharityBuzz. Bike starts up easy with upsweep pipes that sound sweet.
The front brake assembly was totally redesigned and larger in diameter than the springer brake. On a bad day the right tank oil was dented and was replaced with a 1961 tank. India has become the hotspot for manufacturers but one of the biggest obstacles they face is the duty India levies on luxury goods. The sidecar has a drum brake, external light, windshield, cover and a storage hatch behind the seat. Also first Harley to use stainless steel screw heads and electric frame welding. And like the engine, the vast majority of the bike is 1949 original with matching numbers throughout.
There are a couple of minor changes, of course. Search for the bikes you have pictures of and use the link to upload pictures. The paint is not the best and the bike should be repainted for show quality. An unusual stainless stell cover shaped in the form of the fishtail muffler was attached over the muffler in 1949 only. Starts easily, but requires technique. Nice cases with no repairs.
The five piece fork trim covers, primary chain inspection cover, and clutch derby cover were all polished stainless steel. The speedometer was rebuilt a few years back, and rocker cover rings help prevent leaks. The 74-inch Panhead undoubtedly hums along rather nicely after a rebuild with stock internals. The original battery box, oil tank, and tool box were also re-chromed. I am not looking for a trade. The forks feature a two-inch extension, and the saddle bags are replicas. Anyway, over the years the speedo was replaced but the original glass-faced speedo is included.
Category - Engine - Posted Over 1 Month 1949 harley davidson panhead. Have 20 inch Ape Hangers to fit. Mainly, this is because they are visually stunning just the way H-D made them. Could be a daily rider and will continue to go up in value. Right side is a 54 case. All new rebuild on motor and tranny. Sorry but he could not find the original bars.
Vintage and veteran bikes can be sold and bought through our. This is a fitted 1949 Harley Davidson with a Shovelhead top end. In addition to his expertise writing about cars, trucks, motorcycles and every other type of automobile, Foote had spent several years running parts for local dealerships. New tires and a new battery are obvious changes, yet all the numbers match on the 74 cubic inch Panhead. Sits in a swingarm frame, has 16in Finch wheels,custom paint on sidecar and bike, fish tail pipes, and custom saddle bags and seat.
We invite our users to upload pictures of classic motorcycles. The bike was changed to a 12 volt system. . I have ridden it only one time and it rode strong. Pictures of classic bikes wanted Bikez is now publishing specs for pre 1970 motorcycles.
New lifters, push rods and covers. It also ushered in a new era for the American icon, one that would benefit riders for decades to come. Looks vintage except for disc Brakes but rebuilt to keep up with today's roads and driving conditions. First Harley with hydraulic front end. The frame was modified with dog-legged front down tubes instead of traditional straight legs used on the Knucklehead. We also have a about restoration and valuation of each bike. Thanks, jim 636 346-7688 Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0800 The government of India has laid out its budget for 2013-2014, increasing the import duty for large motorcycles.
Panhead engine on a 1992 Softail Springer Frame. Further information Ask questions Join the group or the general group. Have parts list for engine. I know that the numbers on the case do not match. The handlebars, spot lights, rocker lids, and front fender ornament are likewise original. Framed X-rayed, re-welded and black gloss powder coated. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.