Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Dad's 51 Panhead

In Motorcycles > Harley-Davidson Motorcycles > Show & Tell.
Electraglide's loves4 of 61941 Harley-Davidson knucklehead1918 Harley
Love it
Like it

bucketheadbuckethead loves this.
auraaura loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
straightlegstraightleg loves this.
ElectraglideElectraglide loves this.
See 4 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 10 years ago

    (1 item)

    This is my Dad's old Panhead. Taken about 1973.He found it out in the country and traded 4 chrome reverse wheels, a shotgun, 1 flat bottom boat and 200.00 for it. I loved that bike. He didn't like the rough ride, so, he traded the hardtail frame for a 68 swingarm-I know this would be a no-no today, but in 1970, it wasn't that big of a deal. He was a policeman in a small Texas town for quite a while. He went to Colorado several times from here in Central Texas and at least once to Mexico. I went with him to Denver in 1970, I sat on a boat cushion sitting on the luggage rack on top of the back fender. I was about 12 at the time. Now I have to have a Mustang seat.

    Harley-Davidson Motorcycles
    See all
    1964 Harley-Davidson Other  1950 HARLEY DAVIDSON PANHEAD
    1964 Harley-Davidson Other 1950 HA...
    1946 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead EL  1946 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead EL Black
    1946 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead EL...
    1946 Harley-Davidson Other  1946 WR Class "C" Harley Factory Racer-Daytona Special
    1946 Harley-Davidson Other 1946 WR...
    1984 Harley-Davidson Touring  1984 Harley Davidson FLH FLHX 1200 shovelhead belt drive KING OF THE HIGHWAY
    1984 Harley-Davidson Touring 1984 ...
    1964 Harley-Davidson Other  1950 HARLEY DAVIDSON PANHEAD
    1964 Harley-Davidson Other 1950 HA...
    See all


    1. cycles-past cycles-past, 10 years ago
      Great story!,...gotta love America
    2. Electraglide, 10 years ago
      Very cool story and bike. I'd love to have that bike just how it sits.. Thanks for posting it.
    3. straightleg straightleg, 10 years ago
      Love that story.And remember when...well all that stuff.
    4. officialfuel officialfuel, 10 years ago
      Great story, what a memory!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.