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Forum: The Board 07-15-2020, 04:01 PM
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Forum: The Board 07-13-2020, 07:41 AM
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Posted By blewcrab
Re: Linkert M35 issues?

all good advice ....I will add that the strainer on the fuel valve in your tank mite need to be cleaned
Forum: The Board 07-12-2020, 07:48 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,531
Posted By blewcrab
Re: Shovel with EI not running...

you could have a bad intake leak at the head ....but that wouldnt explain the low compression .....very hard to diagnose ....keep at it .....
Forum: The Board 07-06-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 248
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Posted By blewcrab
Re: Shovel with EI not running...

yeah ...it running out of gas ......def check the float
Forum: The Board 07-06-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 248
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Posted By blewcrab
Re: Shovel with EI not running...

a friend of mine just had a simular problem .....it ended up to be the float adjustment took a shit ....he was running a linkert and the float tab was so loose that no gas was in the bowl
Forum: The Board 06-28-2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,595
Posted By blewcrab
Re: A lifetime project

hey Dutch , I basically did the same mod on my 65 kick only . I used after market tin primaries . Had to heavily modify the inner for the bearing support , and grind the ribs off the bearing support...
Forum: The Board 06-24-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,117
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 54 or 55 Panhead Identification

what I wanted to know ....if the cycle has a wishbone frame it is probably a 54 chassis with the 55 motor installed as a replacment
Forum: The Board 06-23-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,117
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 54 or 55 Panhead Identification

does your 55 have a wishbone frame ?
Forum: The Board 06-18-2020, 07:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,304
Posted By blewcrab
Re: BDL Belt Alignment

I installed my belt 9 years ago ...I used the method Rhysmort described ,by loosening the tranny and kicking by hand with the plugs out to align the belt . mite not be the Hi Tech method , but worked...
Forum: The Board 06-14-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,011
Posted By blewcrab
Re: Tranny Main seal shaft leak?

it would probobly help if you stop topping off the oil in your tranny ..stand the bike up and check the level is just up and on to the throwout bearing ...also do you have a chain guard ?
Forum: The Board 06-04-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,187
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 1965 motor and tranny in a 58-64 frame

that setup from W&W looks like the hot lick.....thanx for that info ...much less mods to worry about too !
Forum: The Board 06-01-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,187
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 1965 motor and tranny in a 58-64 frame

ok ...so your sayin that the inner primary will line up to the C/L of the tranny shaft and the motor sproket shaft ...I was led to believe that the inner primary would not align correctly to bolt up...
Forum: The Board 06-01-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,187
Posted By blewcrab
1965 motor and tranny in a 58-64 frame

I have a nice 65 motor and tranny in a pre 65 swing arm frame ..I have been told that to convert to e-start can not be done ...wont fit !... I have seen some e-start primaries on rigid frame harley...
Forum: The Board 04-26-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 17,965
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 41 el

I cant stop thinking about those looong pipes .
Forum: The Board 04-07-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,242
Posted By blewcrab
Re: '55 panhead french build

very nice ….ride safe
Forum: The Board 03-23-2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 17,965
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 41 el

mite jus need a new throttle shaft ….the bushings are steel ….shaft is brass... bushings are available on line but they are a bear to get out ! ….check out" Linkert M series carburetor " discussion...
Forum: The Board 03-08-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 17,965
Posted By blewcrab
Re: 41 el

I got to say ….the pipes jus a little long , but all and all "udabomb"
Forum: The Board 01-16-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,163
Posted By blewcrab
Forum: The Board 12-19-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,165
Posted By blewcrab
Re: "Identify this bike" thread no. 3,287

is that a single with dual exhaust ?
Forum: The Board 12-10-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,405
Posted By blewcrab
Re: '71 H-D scrap pile chop build

like the work and the original look ….hate the god awful head lites JMHO
Forum: The Board 11-30-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,451
Posted By blewcrab
Re: Bit of an off the wall topic.

I personally like to see the handle bar risers in line with the fork tubes....JMHO
Forum: The Board 11-10-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,067
Posted By blewcrab
Re: warmed up leftovers

If JJ had a like button , I would hit it !
Forum: The Board 10-30-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,208
Posted By blewcrab
Re: A properly tuned stock Panhead.......

prime kicks should be limited ...to many will flood , and you will need 3 more kicks to clear [ key off , choke open , full throttle ] . Prime only till you smell gas , then 1 hot kick should do it...
Forum: The Board 08-31-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,007
Posted By blewcrab
Re: '76 harley 4 Speed oil level

I got a leaky main seal ...if I fill to the threads , it just leaks out , so I fill so it comes up on the throwout bearing . I use about a quart every 2 or 3 years …..it jus a panhead , oil is cheap !
Forum: The Board 08-18-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,011
Posted By blewcrab
Re: Horseshoe tank + small 12V battery

if u have the pogo seat and want the original look ...cut the top off an old 6 volt battery ,, clean it out ….stuff it with 2 small 12volt batteries wired in parallel and connected to the original 6...
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