Monthly Archives: July 2013

Harley History Magazine – American Glory Available Now

How much do you really know about the history of Harley-Davidson? Special collector’s issue of American Glory: 110 Years of Harley-Davidson from the American Iron Magazine staff. This 110 years of Harley collector’s magazine is NOT a rehash of the … Continue reading

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Celebrities Ride Classic 1914 and 1915 Harleys From Sturgis to Milwaukee For Harley 110th Anniversary!

A long ride on very old motorcycles is the near future for Doobie Brother guitarist Pat Simmons and his wife, American Iron Magazine columnist, Cris Sommer Simmons. On the August 20 the pair will depart from the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum in Sturgis, … Continue reading

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Sealed 6-volt Battery In Classic 1948 Harley Panhead

Are you tired of the old style wet cell batteries that came standard in classic Harleys? Me too. Enough with checking fluid levels and topping off. Enough with the corrosion on the battery terminals and wires. Me too. I figured … Continue reading

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VIDEO: First Start For 1948 Harley Panhead In Many Years

I last rode this classic Harley Panhead 4 or 5 years ago. Then I parked it and have not done much with this bike since then, other than pull the battery to use in another old Harley. After a few … Continue reading

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American Iron Magazine Honor Ride To Milwaukee – Classic 1948 Panhead

After sitting for several years I am making good progress in sorting and pepping my 1948 Harley Panhead to ride to Milwaukee for Harley’s 110th anniversary party on the American Iron Magazine Honor Ride in August. 1948 Harley Panhead motorcycle I plan … Continue reading

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Classic Harley Birthday Wishes to America on July 4th

All of us here at blog wish everyone a happy 4th of July as we Americans celebrate our country’s birthday. We are sharing this piece of art from one of our favorite artists in the world, Mr David Uhl. To see more … Continue reading

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