1941 WLC Operators manual

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1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by WCC » Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:05 pm

Are these manuals worth anything? Worth keeping and using?

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by RUBONE » Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:21 am

Nah, they are junk. Just send it to me and I'll dispose of it for you!! :mrgreen:


Any factory manual is worth keeping. That riders manual will have info in it that the parts books and repair manuals do not. If you are selling it let me know.
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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by WCC » Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:47 am

Thanks Robbie, appreciate the reply.

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by 1950Panhead » Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:54 pm

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Harley-WLC-Can ... :rk:1:pf:0
They sell on ebay between $32 and $100

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by badger34 » Wed Jan 09, 2019 8:59 pm

The low end $32 price as shown is for a reprint edition.

For the sake of conversation, how much of a premium would you attach to manuals that were used in the H-D factory experimental department? These were used by my late grandfather, his name and the department number are on most of them along with his dirty finger prints and occasional notations found inside. And no, they are not for sale.

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by 1950Panhead » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:19 pm

how much of a premium would you attach to manuals that were used in the H-D factory experimental department?
They have the most value in your possession, to anyone else they are just used manuals

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by RUBONE » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:26 pm

My 40WLA,40UA, 41WLA, parts manual was sent to me by Connie Schlemmer when I was building my UA. It is a prize in my collection as it was issued to him when he worked for the War Department as a motorcycle instructor and has his name and other info in it.

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by Buddhahoodvatoloco » Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:35 pm

Keep, I make it a habit to buy any and all oem manuals I come across.

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Re: 1941 WLC Operators manual

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Post by panhead » Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:52 pm

But you can always share the content :D

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