1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Should be able to tell before and after...
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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Post by Buddhahoodvatoloco »

Nice, :D :)

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Well done, should make a great rider!! :D

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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You done good! Congratulations on a job well done!

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Nice work. I like your motorcycle lift

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Post by George Greer »

Ditto on what they ^^^ said!

Have fun..

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Post by Frazier »

Wow ! Quite the transformation ! Very nice job ! I just picked up a set of 48 UL cases today hopefully one day i could post some pics of before and after

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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I noticed your spokes on your wheels look black.were they black from the factory.I have a 49 WL and like the black look.thanks

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Hello,
Good question, since the rims and spokes were less than presentable, I power cleaned the entire wheel and spray-bombed it all black. I believe the spokes are supposed to be cad played if you want an original look. Thanks

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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What was that bike painted with? The blue looks rather dull....

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Going for the 1948 patina look, didn't do any body work on tanks and fenders, all original dent and dings. It's a satin spray-bomb, but when you put enough coats on it gets a little sheen. Thanks

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Cool, as long as you got what you wanted, it's a good thing....

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Re: 1948 WL True Barn Find Project

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Thanks, my goal was to get it back on the road as complete and economically as possible. Have a great day!

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