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Post by Dutchpanhead » Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:17 pm

Does anyone know if HD made a airpump driven by a valve which is screwed in one of the sparkplug holes? Maybe it is a millitary item used in the field.
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Re: Pump

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Post by Buddhahoodvatoloco » Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:11 pm

Wow, what a interesting question, looking forward to any and all replies :P .

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Re: Pump

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Post by 38ulh » Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:32 pm

I've seen them for automobiles, I always wondered why it wouldn't cause your tires to be explosive.

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Re: Pump

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Post by RUBONE » Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:37 am

They are a common period item. H-D offered them in some of the accessory catalogs and many aftermarket companies sold them, (H-D never built them). I used to carry one under the seat of my old truck. They work but are slow, and contrary to popular belief they do not fill your tires with gas....

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Post by Dutchpanhead » Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:13 am

Thanks!

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Re: Pump

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Post by RooDog » Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:31 pm

If, and only IF you can get a Harley V-Twin to start and run on only one cylinder. Don'r neglect to ground out the unused spark plug cable....
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Re: Pump

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Post by old man emu » Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:13 am

Mine did. Rode home on one cylinder after a piston failed.

Then the rebuild began!

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