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Post Sat Jan 17, 2009 11:57 am
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Anyone know what the Linkert M-6 was used on ? Thanks, Pa

Post Sat Jan 17, 2009 12:45 pm

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I think it's for pre -war Chief.

Post Sat Jan 17, 2009 5:33 pm

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Harley-Davidson listed in their accessory catalogs, starting in '33, Linkert carburetors in a brand new style. they sold them for all their own models but also in the designations; M6 for 74" Indian, M7 For 45" indian, and M8 for indian 4. $12.50 each.

Post Sat Jan 17, 2009 6:42 pm

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They are often called "Beck" carbs after the predominate distributor of the times.

I have evidence that these were re-stamps of Indian proprietory models by the L&L factory.

Unfortunately, they are not AMCA 'correct" for anything.


Post Sat Jan 17, 2009 7:32 pm
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Thanks Bro's ! I knew I could count on you !! It will bum my buddy out though. :lol: Pa

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