1962 Harley-Davidson XLCH – Karl Duffner’s Sportster has been around the world – literally!

Cover Story: 1962 Harley-Davidson XLCH – Karl Duffner has traveled across the world with this Harley-Davidson Sportster. With its unique paint and custom design, it turns a lot of heads as he rides by; Features: Days of Glory ’96 – stars, stories and an awesome display of vintage race bikes; Rare Trophy – Alan Perry’s prize-winning 1930 Scott TT Replica. This machine is very similar to the 1928 Isle of Man TT winner; Keihin Carb Rebuild – a step-by-step article that will have you rebuilding your own constant-velocity Keihins; more

1997 March Old Bike Journal #82 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1997 Old Bike Journal #84 – Elmer Lower’s 1950 Road-Eating Indian

Cover Story: Elmer Lower transformed this 1950 Indian Chief from a rough basket to an AMCA show winner. And it’s a rider; Features: Bomber Bikes – a new twist to the old bike racing scene – late ’70s motocrossers have a new series; Flying Right – Cathcart gets the inside line on one of Australia’s baddest bikes, Rex Wolfenden’s CB750 based Honda four; How to Heli-Coil – stripped threads? Fear not. We show you the best and easiest methods to fix them; more

1997 May Old Bike Journal #84 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Back-Issue Motorcycle Magazine Index

Welcome to Dad’s Vintage Motorcycle Magazine Index where you can quickly find a specific motorcycle magazine by title and date. You may also use our search engine or browse our magazines HERE.

AMA News

American Choppers

American Motorcycling

American Motorcyclist

Big Bike

Buzzzz

Choppers

Classic Bike

Custom Bike

Custom Chopper

Cycle

Cycle Age

Cycle Canada

Cycle Guide

Cycle Illustrated

Cycle Mechanics

Cycle Rider

Cycle Sports Stars

Cyclesport

Cycle World

Hi-Performance Cycle Test

Hot Bike

Mini-Bike Guide

Modern Cycle

Motor Cycle World

Motor Cyclist Illustrated

Motorcycle Collector

Motorcyclist

Old Bike Journal

Popular Cycling

Rider

Road Rider

Road Test’s Sport Cycle

Robb Report Motorcycling

Special Choppers

Street Bike

Street Chopper

The Enthusiast

Vintage Mounts

Yamaha Sport Cycle

3-Wheeling

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Dale Keesecker’s Egli Vincent is a stunner

Cover story: This 1000cc Egli Vincent had eyes popping and tongues dropping when it was unleashed at Daytona this past March. Dale Keesecker walked away from Daytona with a “Best of Show”; Features: The Rise and Fall of the Cooper; Buried Treasure – Jack Stovall uncovers a rare ’42 H-D Knucklehead in Tennessee. Watch it go back together!; AHRMA Bike Week ’96; more

1996 August 20 Old Bike Journal #75 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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The Sonauto Yamaha OW31 Bol d’Or racer, the bike that attempted and almost achieved the impossible

Cover Story: Cathcart evaluates the Sonauto Yamaha OW31 Bol d’Or racer, the bike that attempted and almost achieved the impossible; Features: America’s Ultimate Racer – part one of our look back at the career of Gary Nixon; One Fine Philly – Bill Eggers’ latest golden oldie is a 1901 Steffey. Resto courtesy of Jeff Slobidian; Amal How-To -Amal man shows you how to clean and rebuild the Amal MK1; more

1996 October 1 Old Bike Journal #77 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1969 Kawasaki Mach III 500 – Kawasaki’s first three-cylinder rocket

Cover Story: Rick Seto’s Kawasaki Mach III 500cc triple is a prime example of what use to rule the streets back in the days when two-stroke street bikes were hot – and available; Features: Four-Cylinder Fix-Up – how to service your ’70s four-cylinder motorcycle easy cheap and fast; Mr. Hyde’s own Harrier – back to the future with Norman Hyde and his radical Triumph Trident 1000; The Old Snow Run – from 1949-1960 a group of hardcore riders rode to the top of Pikes Peak every New Year’s Day; more

1996 November 12 Old Bike Journal #79 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1931 Harley-Davidson 45″ – Harley’s utilitarian workhorse

Cover Story: John Archeki’s 1931 Harley-Davidson 45″ proves that not all of the venerable Harley workhorse models were ridden hard and cast aside; Features: Rolling Thunder -the big the bad and the weird from the dirt track files of Dan Mahony; Collecting Vintage Hondas – a garage chock full of old wings; Shocking – Super Hunky’s revealing vintage dirt bike shock guide; more

1996 October 22 Old Bike Journal #78 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Boxer in Orange – Phil Rose’s Daytona Orange 1976 BMW R90S

Cover Story: Boxer in Orange – Phil Rose’s Daytona Orange 1976 BMW R90S; Features: Make Your Own Cables; Green Lane Growler – John Hind’s 1973 Triumph TR5T 500 Single; Starter to the Stars – not only could Al Wilcox flag a race – he could win them as well; more

R90S R-90 TR5-T TR-5

1996 July 30 Old Bike Journal #74 Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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The 50-Year Project – Walt Timme’s 1931 Indian 101 Scout just refused to die

Cover Story: The 50-Year Project – Walt Timme’s 1931 Indian 101 Scout just refused to die; Features: On the Road Again – a BMW rider’s 25-year voyage; Joe Gibb’s Ariel; How to safety-wire your motorcycle; more

1996 May 28 Old Bike Journal #71 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1960’s Honda CB160 – Little Red Rider

Cover Story: Bigger isn’t always better. Baryy White’s little Honda CB160 is a testament to that; Features: Reunited – when it comes to motorcycles of old, you can go back – Mike Loper bought a brand new BSA Hornet back in 1968. He sold it in 1972. In 1994 he located it and bought it back, this time for keeps; Project XL-350 Update; Super-Rare 1913 Schickel two-stroke!; Bing Carb Secrets; more

CB-160 XL350

1996 May 7 Old Bike Journal #70 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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A3 Seeley BSA 500 Race Test – report on a big, bad BSA single

Cover Story: Cathcart puts in some laps on Adrie van Balen’s A3 Seeley-BSA 500. A Classic Example of a bike that has been painstakingly developed and refined over time; Features: Rusteco Rust Remover – a rusty old motorcycle’s resolution and a restorer’s dream come true; Rocket Four – what do you get when you combine a BSA Rocket Three and a Honda Four?; Vintage Dirt Bike Resto & Setup Tips part 2; more

1996 April 16 Old Bike Journal #69 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Scott Loomis’ 1977 Ossa 250 ST-1 short-tracker restored to new condition

Cover Story: Scott Loomis’ 1977 Ossa 250 ST-1 short-tracker looks new today, but the truth is that it was raced for sixteen years before being restored; Features: Seeing is Believing – how to keep your plastic parts alive; The Duke – Ron Johnson’s big and bad 1977 900SS Ducati; Heavy Hitters – take a ride with the BSA factory motocross team as it assaults the 1970 Trans-AMA Series; more

ST1 900-SS

1996 June 18 Old Bike Journal #72 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1968 Triumph T120R Bonneville

Cover Story: David Sheehan brought this 1968 Triumph Bonneville back to show standards – then drafted it as his daily rider; Features: Norton Fever – Fabulous old Norton dirt-track machinery; Days of Glory 1995 – bigger, better & more stars than ever; One Able Charger – Joe Santelik’s 1979 Yamaha RD400 Daytona Special; more

RD-400

1995 December 12 Old Bike Journal #63 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1979 Ducati 950-F1 – Mike Hailwood’s Other Bike

Cover Story: Alan Cathcart tests Mike Hailwood’s other bike – the Ducati 950F1 which Hailwood rode in his comeback race on the Isle of Man TT, 1979; Features: 1975-1995 The Gold Wing turns 20; How to make your own custom fiberglass seat; The little engine that could – Jim Kersting’s “little-engined” 1967 Velocette; more

1996 January 23 Old Bike Journal #65 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Charlie Mello’s sweet 1978 Triumph Bonneville

Cover Story: Charlie Mello showed up at Triumph Day 1995 with this 1978 Triumph Bonneville. It’s hard to imagine the bike as the rolling basket it once was; Features: 6-to-12 volt conversion – upgrade your Indian’s electrical system to one that’s modern and reliable; Best of the breed – a look at 2 very different sixties Super Hawks; Honda Reigns on Houston Parade – Roberts comes up short while two four-strokes dominate the ’74 Astrodome short-track; Project Champion / Honda XL-350 – part one of our quest to build a replica of Team Honda’s ’74 Astrodome short-track winner; more

XL350

1996 February Old Bike Journal #66 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Old Bike Journal – Back from the Grave – Tim Dibiasi’s 1947 Indian Chief was built to ride

Cover Story: Back from the Grave – Tim Dibiasi’s 1947 Indian Chief was built to ride; Features: He Rode to Win – Bill Tuman was among the best of the best in his day; Project Champion / Honda XL-350 – in this part we start the final assembly and sorting-out process; Vintage Dirt Bike Resto & Setup Tips; more

XL350

1996 March 5 Old Bike Journal #67 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1961 BMW R69 – Munich’s Best Boxer?

Cover Story: the sophisticated and sporty 1961 BMW R69 hailing from Germany. Could this be Munich’s Best Boxer?; Features: Bearings & Seals – replacements are still being made for your classic; Project Champion / Honda XL-350 – this is it, we finish it, bump it off and race it; more

R-69 XL350

1996 March 26 Old Bike Journal #68 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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The Most Dangerous Bike Ever Built? – Meet the Suzuki TM-400 Cyclone

Cover Story: The Most Dangerous Bike Ever Built? – Meet the 1971 thru 1974 Suzuki TM-400 Cyclone. Examining the legend. In 1971 with a great deal of fanfare and hoopla, Suzuki introduced the TM-400 Cyclone motocross bike. Lots of hoopla! The press affair was held on a Warner Studios lot and Captain Kirk himself was the celebrity who worked the microphone…; Features: The Great Midsonian – a real bike museum; The Flying Finn – Heikki Mikkola – tribute to a champion; Triumph Valve Guide Fix ‘Em; History for sale – here’s what the bikes actually sell for – J. Wood & Co. Auction; more

TM400

1998 September Old Bike Journal #100 Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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Evolution of the Panhead

Cover Story: Evolution of the Panhead; Features: Seeing Stars – that magic moment before the crash; Big Eyes – Cinematic cyclists from the past; Brit Bike Oil Gauge Tech; more

1998 November Old Bike Journal Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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1974 V-7 Sports Moto Guzzi – one sweet goose

Cover Story: 1974 V-7 Sports Moto Guzzi – one sweet goose. Phil Little found this rare ’74 Goose intact, but in rough shape, in a shop bay. Rusty and painted a dull black, the 750cc V-7 Sports looked like a hopeless beater. After much TLC, the results are spectacular!; Features: Mid 60s mid-size rockets; Flat-track – retro racing, Texas style; CBX Club -preserving the Honda legend; Sammy Miller – England’s non-Harley collection; Bud Ekins – stuntman, racer, legend; more

1998 June Old Bike Journal Motorcycle Magazine Back-Issue available at www.DadsVintageAds.com

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