1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration
1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration


1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

BIKE SPECS
Owner: Buster Greenwood
City: Frederick, MD

GENERAL
Designer:Harley Davidson - Restoration by Jackman Custom Cycles
Fabrication:Almost every part had minor fab. work
Year/Make: 1966 Harley Davidson Ironhead Sportster
Model:XLCH
Assembly:Jackman’s

1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

ENGINE
Year/Make: 1966 Ironhead fully restored, balanced fly wheels NOS parts when available
Displacement:900 CC
Ignition: Magneto
Cams:Andrews
Carb:S&S E Carburetor modified
Air Cleaner:Factory
Exhaust:Cycle Shack

1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

TRANSMISSION
Year/Make:1966 Harley Davidson complete overhaul
Shifting:Yes, 4 speed

FRAME
Year/Make: 1966 Harley Davidson
Type:Stock
Stretch: None
Rake: None
Shocks:Progressive

1966 Harley XLCH Ironhead Restoration

PAINTING:
Paint: Harley Davidson Black and Cream
Painter:Billy Greenwood

ACCESSORIES
Bars:Stock
Handlebar Controls:Stock
Grips:Factory
Mirrors:None
Fenders: Stock
Headlight:Stock Harley Davidson
Taillight:Stock
Seat:V-Twin Leather Solo Seat
Speedo:Smith’s Gauges
Dash:Stock, no dash
Pegs:Factory Harley Davidson

BRAKES
Rear:Factory Harley Davidson Drum Brakes
Front:Factory Harley Davidson Drum Brakes

WHEELS
Make:Harley Davidson Factory Aluminum Wheels
Front:19x3
Rear:18x3
Tires:Firestone Factory Replacements


This project was a long time coming and a lot of hours went into it and actually proved to be a little bit challenging. Almost everything has to be modified in a small way. Why just bolt something on when you can cut it, grind it, bend it, weld it, or restore it.