Tag Archives: Harley JDH

1928 Harley JDH Two Cam Classic Motorcycle Project

I have long been fascinated with early Harley twins, especially the J series models from the 1920s. The most exciting of these street bikes was the limited production JDH “Two Cam” hot rod Harleys produced and sold in 1928 and … Continue reading

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1929 Harley JDH Two Cam Motorcycle Cannonball Classic Harley Video

Here is a video shot of me discussing and showing my 1929 Harley JDH in Newburgh, NY. It was the day before we left on the 2012 Motorcycle Cannonball coast to coast ride. We rode our 1929 or older motorcycles nearly 4,000 … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Cannonball Personal Update. First Ride in Six Weeks

The start of the Motorcycle Cannonball is looming large and I suspect all the riders, including myself are rushing around dealing with last minute details. I have heard of several riders in accidents, some of them pretty bad. And I have … Continue reading

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Upgrades To My 1929 Harley JDH For Motorcycle Cannonball

The Motorcycle Cannonball 4,000 mile cross country endurance ride is less than three weeks away so many of the riders and builders are feeling the crunch. I thought I had my 1929 Harley JDH pretty well dialed in and ready … Continue reading

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Buzz Kanter’s 1929 Harley-Davidson JDH Two Cam Motorcycle Cannonball Bike

Well, it is a month and a half before we leave on the 4,000 mile cross country Motorcycle Cannonball endurance ride and I think I am just about ready. The bike has almost 1,000 miles on it between the two … Continue reading

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Illustration of 1928 or 1929 Harley JDH 2-cam Engine

Great illustration of a JDH 2 cam Harley engine with the gear cover removed. Variations of this engine were used in factory supported race bikes in the 1920s and sold in street motorcycles in 1928 and 1929 only.

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