Pinion Gear Socket & Lock

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Back in 1985, when I closed my custom bike shop to get into high-performance aircraft, I sold off most of my specialty H-D engine tools. What the hell was I thinking? Of course, I didn’t sell off my regular tools, but there are some procedures on a bike that require a special tool. And though […]

S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Harley Custom Motorcycle Builders

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Fans of S&S Cycle and biker build-offs should make room on their coffee tables for the 224-page hardcover S&S Cycle Presents Today’s Top Custom Bike Builders. S&S enthusiasts will remember that the company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2008 with a huge biker build-off. S&S chose 50 of the hottest builders to fab bikes using […]

Motorcycle News OCC Fallout Reaches New Depths

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The oldest son from “American Chopper” has escalated the war against his father by opening up a rival motorcycle business — and he’s making the whole thing incredibly personal. Sources say that Paul Teutul Jr. is starting a competing shop to go head-to-head with his dad’s Orange County Choppers shop. But here’s the catch — […]

Harley Magazine Review Sabertooth V-8 Motorcycle

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Like to blend in with the masses? Are you the type that shuns attention? Then don’t buy this bike! As I told you in my coverage of the Virginia Beach Bike Classic and Myrtle Beach last year, I blasted down the East Coast to both events on this Ford V-8-powered beastie. I had so much […]

Harley-Davidson Premium Bike Cover, Super Shield

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I don’t know what your garage is like, but my Knuckle bobber, no matter how hard I try, always gets covered with dust. Maybe it’s because I’ve got three kids who are always in there moving stuff around. Maybe it’s because it’s an old house. Then again, it’s probably because my driveway is dirt and […]

Harley Dyna Wide Glide Magazine Test

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In his ballad Isle of Beauty, Fare Thee Well, Thomas Haynes Bayly wrote “Absence makes the heart grow fonder.” Throughout my life, I have experienced this phenomenon in a variety of different instances, mostly in regards to women — I mean motorcycles. That said, when the bean counters at Juneau Avenue dropped one of my […]

Sturgis Accomodations at the Buffalo Chip

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Legendary Buffalo Chip, SD (April 6, 2010) – The Legendary Buffalo Chip has been offering guests the true Sturgis experience for nearly 30 years and has quickly become the authority regarding Rally Week accommodations and hospitality. Every year thousands of bikers from across the country converge on the Chip to camp on over 500 acres […]

New LED’s for Street & Road Glides

Custom Dynamics announces its new complete plug and play DOT Approved LED Turn Signal Conversion kit for the 2010 Harley Davidson Street Glides and Road Glides. Many of the new 2010 Harley Davidson models including the popular Road Glides and Street Glides do not have the standard squareback center taillight that customers are familiar with. […]

Circus Una and Arlen Ness at J&P Cycles 2010 Open House

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Around the Midwest, J&P Cycles® is known for the spectacular Open House event that began as a simple Customer Appreciation Day. The event grew to a two-day event in 2009, drawing more than 22,000 people to the cornfields of Iowa. This year the event is being held June 26 and 27, and the stakes are […]

Harley Motorcycle Rain Gear

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No one can say I didn’t give this rain gear a long-term test! I’ve been wearing H-D’s Paclite rain jacket and pants combo for almost three years. Heck, I still have short hair in the product shot, which we always do as soon as we get the gear. This Gore-Tex suit, which includes a jacket […]