I have always been in love w Indian motorcycles, early HDs, Knuckleheads, Porsche 356, & Alfa Romeos
Sunday, June 24, 2012
Rare 1936 Knucklehead parts
Note the hinge and the large opening to access bolt attachment...some boxes use 2 large circular holes.
Seller on ebay allowed me to post his parts fotos of never seen parts..
Decal you will never see again!
Rarely encountered 1936 chainguard w unique rivet orientation..
Step hub..star hub 1936-39
Super rare rear brake drum, almost the size of the front drum, too small later bikes got the larger drum.
inside view of the rear 1936 drums backing plate...
Rear 1936 drum installed
Rear 1936 backing plate
1936 rear brake shoes in original box
The rarest of the rare ,,,early 1936 3 piece front crash bar,,,i've never seen one in real life....
The 1936 Knucklehead top motor mount
Another view on the step hub.
Thanks to the ebay seller for letting me use these great fotos of the rarest of the 1936 Knuckleheads parts seldom encountered.. I was always dissappointed w parts manuals w very poor fotos to help me identify these parts,,,
Sometimes your motorcycles have to come before career and family.The blog name is bullshit, i luv Old Indians and I research my family tree, so thats what i came up with.i'm interested in old motorcycles,cars, tanks, i also collect militaria, mostly german ww2 , ww1 , , helmets etc, field gear,British RAF Irvins, i've got about 5 panther tank tracks, The Panther was the first Porsche as far as i know.Traveled to 11 countries, lived in 4 countries Finland, Netherlands,Malmo ,Trelleborg,Falsterbo and Ystadt Sweden,went to Bladins Skola in Malmo as a little guy,,i am very interested in researching my family tree , my scandinavian side goes to the beginning of records, my dutch ,german to 1400s many died in the holocaust. i'm pretty proud of those folks in particular. i have a degree in genetics, i daydream of traveling again to europe, my aredale terriers Rienzi ,Flanders are my 4th,5th since childhood. she is named after Wagners opera, i detest religion, hurts people like boose & smoking.treat me good ,i'll treat you better, treat me bad ,i'll treat you worse, life never forgives weakness.