For a little bit of fun, just a few jokes about the very (in)famous Lucas lights. The Lucas motto: “Get home before dark.” Lucas denies having invented darkness. But they still claim “sudden, unexpected darkness” Lucas–inventor of the first intermittent wiper. Lucas–inventor of the self-dimming headlamp. The three-position Lucas switch–DIM, FLICKER and OFF. The other […]
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A new version of the vintage headlight by Roland Sands, with the advantage of a DOT rated lens and bulb because a headlight is supposed to let you see correctly the road when traveling at night… The DOT approved H-4 Bulb has twice the illumination of a standard sealed beam. CNC machined with a billet […]
As a reminder, ACCEL Stealth SuperCoils eliminate the need For ignition wires by mounting Coils Directly to the spark plugs. The system is an easy cosmetic upgrade for a custom and clean Appearance and requires no cutting or wires splicing. In addition the Accel Stealth Supercoil delivers up to 20% more voltage than the oem […]
Crank The Volume And Clarity Of Your Harley-Davidson Touring Motorcycle With Boom! Audio Saddlebag SpeakersPublished by Cyril Huze July 24th, 2014 in Builders, Chassis, Customs, Editorial and Electrical.
You may think that Harley-Davidson Touring motorcycles come well-equipped from the factory. But there are still opportunities for personalization. For example, you can pump up the music with the Boom!™ Audio Saddlebag Speaker Kit (P/N 76000489, $399.95) from Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories. This kit adds a pair of 5×7-inch waterproof 2-ohm full range speakers to […]
Tighten up and brighten up the tail of a 2014 Harley-Davidson Touring motorcycle with this Rear Fender System (P/N 59500246, $999.95) from Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories. Originally featured on CVO™ Touring models, this kit includes a fender and fascia to smoothly blend the shape of the rear fender into the saddlebags and hide […]
Paul Jamiol, famous cartoonist, avid motorcycle rider and faithful reader of my daily news, gifted me with this toon about Harley-Davidson foray into electric motorcycles. Enjoy.
Stop fumbling in the dark with the new Tour-Pak® Luggage and Saddlebag Interior Light Kit (P/N 68000151, $119.95) from Harley-Davidson®. For early-morning packing or the late, dark end of a ride, brilliant white LED lamps illuminate the interior of Tour-Pak and hard saddlebag luggage of the 2014 RUSHMORE Harley-Davidson Touring models. One LED light pod […]
First new products released by NAMZ after its merger with Badlands is a a brand new IHL-04 Badlands lighting module for 2014 Harley-Davidson models. With this new module you can now run amber turn signals since this module separates the brake functionality from the rear turn signal output. The possibilities are endless. It is 100% […]
A couple of nice black custom parts from company Comete Motorcycles. Both Nortstar grips and foot pegs have a nice “coke bottle” vintage shape. The grips are for all Harley models (except touring) using a throttle cable. The pegs are compatible with most Harley mounts. The headlight grille will bolt-on on 5 3/4” Harley headlight […]
You can blast through the night with the new Daymaker™ LED Headlamp (P/N 67700144 Chrome, P/N 67700145 black; $399.95) from Harley-Davidson® Now available in a 5.75-inch diameter to fit many Sportster®, Dyna® and Softail® models, this LED headlamp features two “D” shaped optical lenses, a single low-beam lens, and three high-beam lenses.
Or how to accomplish a fast and cheap complete makeover of your Harley 5” 3/4 headlight while still keeping the factory lamp, the trim ring and without having to mess up with your electrical system. These Vitamin 5 3/4” Headlight Buckets (named as such because they look like citrus press) are a direct fit to […]
Dakota Digital is launching new MCL-3014 (Blue) and MCL-3014-R (Red) Digital LED Gauges for 2014 and later Harley Baggers. The Direct Plug-In kit directly replaces the stock gauges while adding a lot more functionality. Set includes Speedometer, Tachometer (with Bar Graph Tach), Volts, Oil Temperature (sender included), and Bar Graph Fuel Gauge. Gauges use stock […]
Adding a vintage touch to your bike will often lead you to “brass plate” your parts or buy some of the many brass plated ones available from aftermarket vendors. Disadvantage, polishing them will progressively remove the plating. These 2 new headlights from Paughco are solid brass, meaning deep drawn from a solid sheet of solid […]
Motorcycle lights. You can go smaller for looks or bigger to command more attention from following vehicles. These new Electra Glo™ LED Saddlebag Run/Brake/Turn Lamp (Red or Smoke Lens, $209.95) are for 2014 Harley-Davidson® Touring motorcycles. They feature bright, fast-acting LED lamps that glow red when the ignition is on, and intensify when the turn […]
Keino Sasaki introduces the MAG Killer, a spring-loaded aluminum kill switch button switch that you can use with the Morris, Joe Hunt, Morse and Fairbanks magneto brands. It replaces the feeler gauge style switch with a custom look. Installation is super easy: take the magneto cap off, replace original kill stud with the screw /nylon […]
GaugeFace. A New Easy Way To Connect An iPad, iPhone or iPod To Your Harley-Davidson And To Display All Your Bike Info.Published by Cyril Huze April 23rd, 2014 in Customs, Editorial and Electrical.
Many will never add any digital device to their bike, and of course, many will… Connecting an iPad to your Harley-Davidson Bagger’s ECM or iPhone or iPod touch (any generation model) to your Sportster is now easier than you think. Ralph Randolph and crew at Knockout Motorcycles released a new interesting way to update your baggers. […]
This custom LED headlight with billet aluminum bezel and adjustable mount is machined from billet aluminum and offered in 3 finishes: polished, black anodized and clear anodized (shown here is polished aluminum) Included is an adjustable mount also machined from solid billet aluminum. LED bulb is the same that H-D uses, is weather resistant and is […]
An old rear Ford lamp is the inspiration behind this retro looking taillight from Moon. Particularity, the lens is in glass which is always better than any cheap plastic.The steel housing metal offers universal mounting through 2 back holes. Yes, you can install it on a license backing plate. Chrome plated. Bulb is of type […]
Lazer Star Lights has introduced LED Driving Light Kits for cruiser motorcycles. The kits are built to provide additional lighting for cruisers and include a pair of Lazer Star’s LX LED’s and specially designed mounting clamps. Atlantis Cruiser Kit (left) $329.95. Comes with a pair of 6” Atlantis LED light bars and a pair of […]
If you like blue lights, maybe this new L.E. D. Speedo and Tach bezels are for you. They will be soon available from Küryakyn. Available in Chrome or Gloss Black. They fit 2000-2013 Harley Electra Glides, 2006-2013 Street Glides and 2009-2013 Trikes. (Shown here with Speedo & Tach Brow & Stereo Accent sold separately) MSRP: $89.99 […]
NAMZ Custom Cycle Products Inc. just announced the purchase of Badlands Motorcycle Products Inc. “The deal took a while to get completed but all good things work out in the end” says NAMZ President, Jeff Zielinski. NAMZ will close down the Badlands location in Sparks Nevada and move all operations to its suburban Philadelphia facility. […]
Harley-Davidson launched its Project Rushmore motorcycles in August last year, and quite a few aftermarket vendors have already updated or launched new products to fit the 2014 model year. It’s the case of Zippers Performance already offering the Thundermax with “Wave Tune Technology” to increase the EFI power and performance of your 2014 Bagger. “Wave […]
Ride with the ultimate in ear-pleasing, GPS-guided Boom!™ Box technology by installing the Boom!™ Box 6.5GT Radio Kit (P/N 76000511, $1,799.95) from Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories. This kit is a plug-and-play upgrade for 2014 Harley-Davidson® Electra Glide® Ultra Classic® or Street Glide® motorcycle models factory-equipped with the Boom!™ Box 4.3 infotainment system. Features […]
Did the car ready to maneuver see you? Lightning Strike is a motorcycle visibility/safety system created by Judd Smith, a retired engineer from Honeywell Aerospace. It is designed to make a motorcycle more visible on the road. The system uses high-intensity LED lights equal to that seen on a police motorcycle, only the system doesn’t […]