Going the hardtail route on a Sportster is a very popular conversion. To do the job, TC Bros is offering this weld-on hartail kit for all Sportsters years 1982 to 2003 (883, 1200 and 82-85 Ironhead models.)Itis designed using the latest 3D CAD Software and is built right here in the USA using a precision made, 100% CNC Machined Welding fixture for a great fit. TC Bros says that this kit is constructed from .120” wall (approximately 1/8”) American Made Seamless D.O.M. Steel Tubing that is bent using a precision CNC Mandrel Bender for the ultimate in smooth bend quality and accuracy.
All tubing is sized to match stock outer diameter and is slugged at all frame attachment points for a high strength, seamless looking install that makes your stock frame look like a 100% custom made frame, without all of the title/registration headaches… High strength axle plates are CNC Laser cut from 3/8” thick American Made Steel plate. Featuring integrated fender strut hole, as well as threaded axle adjusters for your convenience.
The TC Bros kit is sold with easy to follow and detailed installation instructions as well as mounting hardware. Works great with your stock wheel, tire, brake, axle, spacers, etc. Hardtail incorporates 2” of stretch and 4” of ground clearance for a great looking stance with a stock length front end. Due to stretch, a longer chain or belt (137 tooth belt) is required. The complete kit retails for $374.99.
The Company has been fabricating hardtail kits for the past 7 years. The company also provides many other parts to build your custom rigid Sportster: battery boxes, oil tanks, seats, lighting accessories, etc. Call Tim Cobb at TC Bros 419-265-9399