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72 XLCH... pics needed please?

Post Mon Dec 24, 2007 9:35 am

Posts: 176
Location: Carmarthen, Wales, UK
Hi Guys

I'm restoring a 72 XLCH, to original condition; not intending concours but it would be nice to get it close to.

I've already had the paint job done, what I'd welcome is pics of original machines of this year so I can see what should be chromed, painted or whatever. Unfortunately Bruce Palmer hasn't done a "How to Restore" book for Ironheads yet, unless someone knows different! :D

I already have the factory sales brochure for this year, BTW, so it's "unofficial" shots I'm looking for.

You can e-mail me on

Many thanks in anticipation.

Kev Scrivener

Harley-Davidson Riders Club of Great Britain
72 Ironhead, goes better than it stops!



2005 XL1200R.... well ya gotta have a rat-bike!

Post Wed Dec 26, 2007 5:18 am

Posts: 591
Location: Crewe, Great Britain

Hi Kev,

From my Sporty gallery on the HDRCGB, it's still in there somewhere...


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