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Memphis Fats Windshield for FXR Super Glide

To shield and protect My bike, a 1982 FXRS Shovelhead, was near stock when I got it, and I intend to keep it that way. The FXRS Shovelhead was manufactured for only 2 ½ years, and many of these models still on the road have been customized to some extent. I’ve made minimal changes, only those I deemed necessary to ...

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Sportsman Superclutch Review

John’s spring tester measured each of the stock springs at 98.5 pounds of static spring pressure (pictured here), totaling 295.5 pounds. The six springs from the Superclutch each measured 35 pounds of static spring pressure for a total of 210 pounds.

I’d always admired the Harley-Davidson Road King, but from the 2007 to 2016 model years, the primary had been widened to accommodate the six-speed transmission introduced with the 2007 model. For the 2017 model year, Harley once again redesigned the primary, resulting in a slimmed-down cover. Finally, I could plant both feet on the ground while seated! The new Milwaukee-Eight ...

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Nolan Classic-V and Defiant-X Helmet Review

Nolan Classic-V and Defiant-X Helmet Review

Premium protection Throughout the years I have become incredibly particular when it comes to the helmets I wear, so I have owned quite a few. Protecting my head has always been my number one priority so I am always hunting for the best and newest technology in helmets, which as you know can be a pricey hobby. Growing up in ...

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Screamin’ Eagle Street Cannon Performance Slip-On Mufflers

Refined rumble and pumped-up power Screamin’ Eagle Street Cannon Performance Slip-On Mufflers #64900186B, $399.95 Slash Up/Down/Out 4 in. End Caps #65100019, $99.95 Screamin’ Eagle High-Flow Air Cleaner Kit #29400238, $169.95 Screamin’ Eagle Pro Street Tuner #41000008C, $299.95 Harley-Davidson harley-davidson.com One of the first things most new bike owners do after arriving home with their cherished ride is to look at ...

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Men’s Sully 3-in-1 Convertible Mesh Jacket: The best jacket I didn’t know I needed

Men’s Sully 3-in-1 Convertible Mesh Jacket Harley-Davidson P/N 98176-17VM $265-$290 harley-davidson.com Reviewed by Robert Filla At the start of my initiation into riding, my friends and I pressed a variety of wardrobe pieces into service. And while the standard military field jacket fell within our budgets, it was a minimal solution. The Holy Grail for all riders of course was ...

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Nolan N104 EVO helmet: Bellissimo Casco

Beautiful things come from Italy: Maserati, Sophia Loren, lobster-filled ravioli with foie gras and saffron. And this beauty, the Nolan N104 EVO helmet, even makes me look good. The N-104 is what Nolan refers to as the evolution of modular helmets, beginning with the first and original N-100 back in 1998. And this line certainly has evolved during that timeframe, ...

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STX36D Blackline Shock Absorbers: Control and comfort

Until recently, I was pretty happy with the set of aftermarket shocks that had been installed when my 2000 FXD was nearly new. However, when the shocks started to leak (my fault—I never had them serviced), it was an opportunity to try something new—the Öhlins STX36D Shock Absorbers. Öhlins is known as a top-of-the-line company founded in 1976 that provides ...

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DARKshift lenses: Looking good

7eye $180 www.7eye.com Joe cools, jeepers creepers where did you get those peepers? Or as we called them in the service—catch me, “feel” me-glasses. I’m paraphrasing on that last one. No matter what you call them we all depend on, and use, some sort of eye protection when we ride. If you’re like me sunglasses are downright necessary. I, along ...

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Saddlebag Gun Holster Kit: Lock ’n’ Load

Innovative Storage Solutions LLC Sizes S–XL ($39.95-$45.95) storagepouches.com Since someone first strapped an engine to two wheels, the safety nannies have bawled about the dangers of motorcycling. Yet bikers embraced the risks, acknowledging that the thrill outweighs the peril. But it seems the world is becoming increasingly hostile and, as good ol’ terra firma lists a little more to the ...

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MSX1 Rear View Helmet: Eyes in the back of your head

Reevu reevuamerica.com 877.766.2668 $399.99 So-called “smart helmets” have been in the news lately, mainly due to the spectacular failure of Skully, the now-defunct startup company that was leading the “smart helmet” charge. However, Reevu has been offering riders a viable rear-view system in its helmets for many years, and the latest MSX1 Rear View Helmet design boasts some features, which ...

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