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Daniel Gilyeat's 1982 Cycle Connections Extreme Makeover Harley-Davidson Sportster

July 31, 2008
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Owner: Daniel Gilyeat
City/State: Kansas City, Kansas

General
- Year/Make: 1982 Harley-Davidson Sportster
- Fabricated by: Bear's Hiway Classics

- Assembled by: Bear's Hiway Classics
- Assembly time: 3 months
Engine
- Type/Size (ci): Harley-Davidson 1000ci Ironhead rebuilt by Travis Wright with Bear's Hiway Classics
- Carburetor: Harley-Davidson Keihin CV
- Air Cleaner: Kuryakyn Hypercharger
- Pipes: Wrapped Drag Pipes
Transmission
- Year/Model: 1982 Harley-Davidson 4-speed
- Shifting: Custom hand grenade jockey shift/clutch fabricated by Jon Gallagher with Bear's Hiway Classics.
Frame/Suspension
- Make/Model: Harley-Davidson custom fabricated by Jon Gallagher with Bear's Hiway Classics
- Rake: +3 degree cup kit
- Stretch: Stock Harley-Davidson
- Swingarm: Stock Harley-Davidson
- Rear Suspension: B.T. full-covered
- Forks: Stock Harley-Davidson (powder coated) - rebuilt by Bear's Hiway Classic
- Triple-Trees: Stock Harley-Davidson (powder coated)

Wheels, Tires & Brakes
Front
- Type: Wire-type chromed twisted spoke by Bear's Hiway Classics
- Size: 19 inch
- Rim width: 2.5 inch (powder coated)
- Tire: Dunlop
- Brake: Stock dual-disc Harley-Davidson (powder coated)
- Rear Wheel: 16 inch wire-type chromed twisted spoke by Bear's Hiway Classics
Rear
- Type: Wire-type chromed twisted spoke by Bear's Hiway Classics
- Size: 16 inch
- Rim width: 3.0 inch (powder coated)
- Tire: Dunlop
- Brake: Stock Harley-Davidson (powder coated)
Finish
- Molding: CC Custom Graphics
- Painter: Chris Cofield with CC Custom Graphics
- Mfg/Color: House of Kolor - Burple over Silver base
Accessories
- Bars: Fabricated by Jon Gallagher with Bear's Hiway Classic
- Hand Controls: Arlen Ness master cylinder
- Headlight: Custom louvered cover by Bear's Hiway Classics
- Taillight: Bear's Hiway Classics
- Fuel Tank: 1952 Harley-Davidson K Model fabricated by Bear's Hiway Classics
- Oil Tank: Fabricated by Jon Gallagher with Bear's Hiway Classics
- Front Fender: Bear's Hiway Classics
- Rear Fender: Bear's Hiway Classics
- Fender Struts: Fabricated by Jon Gallagher with Bear's Hiway Classics
- Seat: Custom stitched leather seat by Slim's Cycle Seats, Lee's Summit MO (816) 525-1939
Other Information/Specs:
Powder coating by Alexander's Custom Powder Coating and Phil with Industrial Powder Coating
Photos by Paul 'Luc Chokota with Reflections by Paul Photography.

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