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Beehive tail light location

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Post Sat Mar 19, 2011 3:13 pm

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I'm putting my knuckle back together,Can any one give me a measurement from the end of the fender to the bottom of the beehive tail light? Thanks Scrap

Post Sat Mar 19, 2011 10:01 pm

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Location: Los Angeles, CA
First lets figure out which tail light you are calling a Bee Hive. Tho lens on the left is what H-D called the Bee Hive. The 1939-1946 type on the right was mis-identified as a Beehive by Easyrider mag back in the '70's and the name has stuck.

Post Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:37 am

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I did not know that. I have the one on the right going on a 41 FL. Thanks for clearing that up for me all these years I assumed that my tail light was a beehive. I'm new to this forum and it has been a very informative and interesting forum.

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