1914 Harley

February 20, 2010

Classic Harley Jigsaw Puzzle or Parts Donor

Hoping to build it as my Motorcycle Cannonball motorcycle, I bought a mix and match early Harley several months ago. It was a blend of 1914 engine, 1916 transmission, late teens frame, fork and tin and later wheels. We have followed this on the classic Harley forum side of this site.

Possible Motorcycle Cannonball Classic Harley

Possible Motorcycle Cannonball Classic Harley

We finally got the bike shipped from the left coast to the right one (ahem!) and with the help of my pal Dave Fusiak, we began to disassemble it to see just what we were dealing with.

As suspected, it is a mix and match bike. But it was all I had to work with to get ready for the Motorcycle More on Classic Harley Jigsaw Puzzle or Parts Donor

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January 7, 2010

My Old Motorcycle Made It Here Finally – Classic Harley Forum Update!

My Motorcycle Cannonball classic Harley in the truck in Connecticut.

My Motorcycle Cannonball classic Harley in the truck in Connecticut.

After buying and paying for this classic Harley it finally arrived at the American Iron Magazine offices in Stamford, CT today.

Harley Blog writer Buzz Kanter & old Harley project bike

Harley Blog writer Buzz Kanter & old Harley project bike

I sure do look big next to that little motorcycle. And no way I would ever survive a 3300 mile on that seat. Time to start looking for a Harley seat big enough to give me some comfort on the Motorcycle Cannonball Run in More on My Old Motorcycle Made It Here Finally – Classic Harley Forum Update!

Filed under Buzz Kanter Classic Motorcycle Blog, Cannonball Motorcycle Diaries, Motorcycles, Restoration by Buzz_Kanter

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December 19, 2009

My 1914 Harley Motorcycle Cannonball Ride Is Coming

After waiting over a month since buying it, I just heard my 1914 Harley Twin has been picked up in California by my trucker and is finally on its way to me (although I understand it will be spending Christmas in Texas) in Connecticut.

My 1914 Harley In The California Storage Warehouse

My 1914 Harley In The California Storage Warehouse

1914 Harley & Trailer It Will Cross The Country In

1914 Harley & Trailer It Will Cross The Country In

Once it gets to me in Connecticut I’ll be able to look it over and start to figure out what I need to do to get it ready for the Motorcycle Cannonball Run in September 2010. Sure looks pretty good to me.

Filed under Buzz Kanter Classic Motorcycle Blog, Cannonball Motorcycle Diaries by Buzz_Kanter

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