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2 weeks 18 hours ago - 2 weeks 18 hours ago #1053 by Michael Williamson
Winter Project (Maybe) was created by Michael Williamson
I’ve had this 1950 Harley-Davidson FL Panhead for about 12 years. It was restored by Dale Walksler and his crew at the Wheels Through Time Museum, and I acquired it as the winning bidder at a charity auction.

It was a one-kick starter when I received it and when I was riding it regularly. I last had it out on the road in 2017 at Motoblot and then at American Bike Night at Moto Mondays at the Five Star Bar in Chicago. With a foot clutch, a tank shifter, and a left-hand spark advance, there are a lot of motions required when riding it.

Sadly it’s now a garage queen. A couple of years without use has made it difficult to start. It could use some major TLC. If time permits I’ll have it refurbished and in good running order by Spring.

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