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restoring pan heads

Post Sat Jan 08, 2011 10:41 am

Posts: 10
Hello can anybody recommend someone to restore a set of 55' pan heads with a couple of fins missing back to stock condition? Thanks for any help

Post Sat Jan 08, 2011 6:53 pm

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Location: Central Illinois, USA

Fin replacement with authentic texturing is easy, although not cheap. ( A '55 just landed on my benches today!)

But! The critical question about "restoring" a set of heads is: "What other worms are in the can?"

Those concerns determine where you should send the hardware.


Post Sat Jan 08, 2011 10:13 pm

Posts: 10
Thanks Cotton these heads need complete rebuilding they have been run hard and sitting awhile but they are complete. I'm sure it ain't gonna be cheap but I wanna send them to somebody that is good. I just need someone to steer me in that direction. Also could you hook me up with your address to mail you a m-74 to be gone through? I have one of your floats that I purchased a while back that I will send also. Thanks for your help

Post Sun Jan 09, 2011 5:15 pm

Posts: 3159
Location: Central Illinois, USA
j**r**m !

Please post me off-forum at for my headwork recommendations.
(If you can take clear close-up ("macro') pics it would be great.)


Liberty Motorcycle Specialties, Inc
118 N. Washington St.
Lacon, IL 61540 USA

Post Mon Jan 10, 2011 12:38 pm

Posts: 10
Will do soon as I get back in town thanks a bunch for your time!

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