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1947 Harley Davidson OHV Knucklehead Bobber Chopper ULH Flathead

Date Published:
16 Jul 2018
Illinois, USA

1947 Knucklehead Bobber, runs and rides great & is ready to enjoy! Engine: OEM 1947 NOS factory replacement matching cases with correct 1947 numbers, 80' ULH Flathead flywheels, rods & NOS HD pistons. Stroker plates added under the barrels to raise them for the longer stroke, just like they did back in the day, making it a 'Texas Stroker '. Rebuilt Linkert M74B with rubber ducky float. Everything rebuilt around 800 miles ago, everything is still nice and tight, and it has great compression and is fast! Frame: OEM 1941-'46 Frame. Mint, never been repaired, never been modified or cut. Trans: OEM 4 Speed with NOS gears and ratchet top. Rebuilt around 800 miles ago. Clutch: Hand clutch with Panhead mouse trap. Has new primary chain and rear chain. Forks: OEM 1934 VL Springer. Flanders risers and bars. Wheels: Rebuilt star hubs, 16 inch rear, 18 inch front with rebuilt Springer brake. Bike just received a fresh tune up and all necessary adjustments by the master. Also has brand new battery, tires & wiring. Bike is titled as a 1947 HD from the Engine/Vin number.