1979 Ironhead Custom Chopper
Brian from Stoneham, MA, made available these pictures of his Harley Custom Chopper which has a 1979 1000cc Ironhead engine in a Paughco wishbone hardtail frame.
This Ironhead chopper was built in 2000 and has a rear drum brake and a front disc brake. The XL Ironhead motor has both a kick starter and an electric starter, and an S+S Carburator.
This Harley hardtail chopper has a 1979 1000cc Ironhead motor in a Paughco frame. Note the heat wrap around the exhaust pipes.
This 1979 Ironhead engine has both kick start and electric start.
Flame Paint on the Gas Tank of this Ironhead Chopper.
As part of the rebuild in 2000, the Ironhead cylinders and heads were sandblasted and powdercoated black. The cylinder jugs were bored +.050, and new oversize +.050 pistons with rings were fitted.
Take a seat!
At the front of this Harley Chopper: 21" spoke wheel and single disc brake.
At the rear of this Harley Custom Chopper: 18" mag wheel and drum brake.
While Brian is still enjoying this bike a lot, he is always interested to receive offers.
If interested, drop him a line: "bharleyguy at comcast dot net"
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