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Post Tue Mar 31, 2009 9:40 pm
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Akront Aluminum Rim 18" 1.85-40-TR-1095 Spain NOS...would this be a good fit for my khk rear?

Post Wed Apr 01, 2009 7:20 am

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Location: sweden
Oem rims are 2.15"

Post Wed Apr 01, 2009 10:32 pm

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Harley Aluminum rims are Borrani, not Akront, although either will work. The spoke angle needs to be correct and it needs to be a WM3. H-D didn't use any until '60 so I guess you know it is not correct for a KHK. An early 70's drop center type also works but the best is a stock early Sportster one (43008-60). Real KR rims are usually 19", Sportster are 18".

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