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Forum: The Board 03-01-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 141
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Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

We are exactly on the same page.
#3 is the one that once you know whats wrong then you can't stop spotting it.

then #1 at the start I didn't like it when I first pulled the bike out, that's why...
Forum: The Board 02-28-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 141
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Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

no no... all opinions are valuable, or else what's the point of a discussion board? :)
Forum: The Board 02-28-2021, 05:05 AM
Replies: 141
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Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

I've slept on it... it's growing on me.
I'm liking it more and this morning looked at the photo again and still liked it... long front might stay.



I did think of this actually, weld the seat...
Forum: The Board 02-27-2021, 10:43 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Yeh sissy bar will tilt back a bit more, as its not mounted yet that's how far it could go before falling off hahaha.
I'm on 2 minds about seat and pad or king and queen... Little one asked for k&q...
Forum: The Board 02-27-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Pictures as promised!! The sun is finally out! what a lovely weekend we been having, even got my shovel out for a short ride, that thing never fails me... parked up since september, started 3rd kick,...
Forum: The Board 02-24-2021, 03:38 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

I thought about something like that, but then it didn't sound 'standard' or 'safe'... an extension under the bearing..:confused:
saying that I also can't see why it wouldnt work.

Would have to be...
Forum: The Board 02-23-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Oh no, no, no... No messing about with wheels, I'm keeping it as is.
Ah! Just read the bit about being a joke, thought was a strange suggestion! Haha

If I have time I'll get the other springer...
Forum: The Board 02-23-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

I have a problem with that, my eye is better than the tape measure! I can spot when things are just a tiny bit out and my OCD starts bouncing off the walls.

I think I've made my sissy bar about 3...
Forum: The Board 02-23-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Might be a problem to find some springers over here that are only 1" longer than mine though... shame this other one I have is 3" longer, I reckon will be way too much.

yes Ratso, I'll put them on...
Forum: The Board 02-23-2021, 05:59 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Pulled the Pan back out the garage over the weekend as we finally had 1 day of dry weather to check the stance and sissy bar height.
Sissy bar is at good height, looks naff with the silly...
Forum: The Board 02-13-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 885,645
Posted By [JP]
Re: Home made workshop tools

I have quite a bunch of them, need to get some photos.
I have made clutch hub pullers, lockers, extended cylinder head nuts sockets, neck cups installer, piston wrist pin puller/install, manifold...
Forum: The Board 02-13-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,101
Posted By [JP]
Re: My 69’ Harley Chopper Build

Oh yes for sure, know that from when I hardtailed my 76 Shovel.
Forum: The Board 01-21-2021, 04:35 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Pulled the Pan out as had to move bikes around again to work on a friends bike.
Allowed me to check it from a distance, need a longer springer, with this one the frame bottom rails sit about 1"...
Forum: The Board 01-21-2021, 04:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,578
Posted By [JP]
Re: Panhead 18" rim offset

I didn't. Took it to someone local who has all the tools and knows what they are doing and they moved it for me, only took him like 10min if that.
Forum: The Board 01-07-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,101
Posted By [JP]
Re: My 69 Harley Chopper Build

I like that a lot!!
I have a 68 fairly stock with a fullly rebuilt engine and sometimes I look at her and think "that engine would look beautiful in a hardtail"
One of, if not the best, looking...
Forum: The Board 12-30-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

I'm going to leave the oil lines alone, losing too much time with something that can be done right at the end.
The whole thing looks wrong to me. Even the oil tank fittings don't look right.
Forum: The Board 12-29-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

wasn't happy with the previous sissy bar... made another one today

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50776152156_552db9dd19_b.jpg
Forum: The Board 12-28-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Well, had a day in the garage... not done much to be honest, tried a set of springers on the Pan, but they are too short, the front stays too low, need some a little longer so the frame sits...
Forum: The Board 12-28-2020, 05:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,426
Posted By [JP]
Re: 60 hours of wet sanding on Yosemite Sam survivor

Damn!!! very well done, your patience paid off on saving that paint!!
what a task you had there but oh boy, what a result!! worth every minute you spent saving it
Forum: The Board 12-25-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By [JP]
He hasn't come around yet to have a look at it,...

He hasn't come around yet to have a look at it, so I moved bikes about and started on my Pan again till he has the time to come over.
Forum: The Board 12-23-2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 12,348
Posted By [JP]
Re: 1951 Panhead build thread

Well...back to the Pan build, she's back on the lift, think last time I done anything was March, with so many other projects going and nowhere to really ride.

Anyway... oil lines!
Bought a new...
Forum: The Board 12-19-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By [JP]
Re: Hi-4 ignition won't fit in the cone??

that's a good idea.
It does have one of those cups, I could do that.

Only problem I can think of is the wires again... without making a new dimple on a wild guess I'd have to remove the unit and...
Forum: The Board 12-18-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By [JP]
Hi-4 ignition won't fit in the cone??

Hi all, hope you all well.

A friend of mine asked me to fit an electronic ignition, but I hate these things, and worried about damaging this expensive piece of kit.

It doesn't seem to fit the...
Forum: The Board 11-29-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By [JP]
Re: Motor import to UK

they are mugging you off, it's 5% import tax. no vat.
Main thing is to have the title, get it shipped over as parts bike and that's it.

You need to get NOVA done, ie, once it hits here you...
Forum: The Board 10-19-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,080
Posted By [JP]
Re: First Start-up 1949 Panhead

it looks good to me!
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