Indian Chief – 1947
Engine Size: 1210
Drive type: Chain.
Start Type: Kick Start
Restored 1947 Indian Chief Motorcycle.
The engine was completely rebuilt with new pistons, rings and roller bearings.
New intake and exhaust valves, springs, keepers and roller rocker arms were installed.
The oil pump was overhauled with new gears.
The primary chain was replaced and the chain cover and front brake plate were polished.
The transmission was completely overhauled with all new bearings, gears, idler shaft and output sprocket.
The cluster gear and sprocket gear was replaced.
A complete new exhaust was fitted.
The kick starter arm was replaced.
A new drive chain and sprockets were fitted.
The electrical system was overhauled and fitted with a new ignition switch and ammeter.
A rare deluxe speedometer with working tripometer was installed.
A new headlight, spotlights, rear tail light and complete wiring harness, including all connecting wires was fitted.
All of the chrome was re plated including the:
Rear crash bars,
Front crash bars,
Control linkage rods,
Front and rear fender tips.
New handlebars, spotlight bar, windshield bar, headlight bars, and rear fender bars were installed.
The windshield was replaced.
The wheels were completely overhauled, new chrome rims were laced with stainless steel spokes and new wheel hubs.
The buddy seat was completely overhauled in black leather with fringe.
A new chrome seat rail was installed.
All of the bolts, nuts, screws were replaced with polished stainless steel, nothing was left untouched.
A black/champagne two tone professional paint job finished this numbers matching Motorcycle.
A stunning restored Indian Chief Motorcycle.