1966 Harley-Davidson FLH

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The Harley-Davidson 1966 FLH motorcycle was made in the U.S.A. It featured an air-cooled, v-twin four stroke engine. The ignition was from a battery and coil. The engine was rated at 60 h.p. The displacement was 74 cu. in. (1208cc) based upon a bore and stroke of 3.4" X 4". Fuel was supplied via a single Linkert carburetor. Getting the power to the ground was by a four speed transmission. The suspension featured front telescopic forks with twin shocks at the rear. Braking was provided by a front mechanical drum and a rear hydraulic drum. The motorcycle weighed in at approximately 785 pounds. Top speed for the bike was 85 m.p.h.

According to the museum's fact sheet "A Shovelhead with television credentials. This California bike has appeared in various shows, "America's Most Wanted," "On Common Ground," and "Strong Medicine," to name a few."

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