V-Twins in Featherbeds
The one on the right was built by Phil Cotton Motorcycles. Note the front downtubes have gone.
Also looks great with the original Roadholder forks.
Indian Chief in a Featherbed, belonging to Allen Goldwater
Article: http://thekneeslider.com/norton-manx-style-buell-x1-lightning-cafe-racer/ more pics: http://www.ridesonfire.com/ebay/p1-v2/c-280819932821.htm
The Hedlund engine was designed in Sweden by Nisse Helund, for sidecar racing. The first one ws produced in 1975. One came tthitd in the world championship in 1979.
A 920cc Virago engine with shaft drive, and a Yamaha TY1. Arcicle on the Virago: http://thekneeslider.com/archives/2010/03/24/banquer-920-norton-featherbed-with-yamaha-virago-engine-and-shaft-drive/ (front downtubes partially or complketely removed).
These Yamatons were built by Sepp Koch....gallery here: http://www.tr1.de/pages/gallery_sepp.php NOTE bottom frame rails removed.
NORTON WANNABE (actually a Ducati):
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