Scavenger Hunt: 1936 Harley-Davidson EL

A 1936 Harley-Davidson EL, another fine steed from the stable of Wisconsin-based motorcycle collector Paul Woelbing, is restored the hard way.

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by Jeff Barger

1936 Harley-Davidson EL

Engine: 60.33ci (988.56cc) air-cooled OHV 45-degree V-twin, 3-5/16in x 3-1/2in bore and stroke, 7:1 compression ratio, 40hp @ 4,800rpm

Top speed: 95mph
Carburetion: Single Linkert M5
Transmission: Constant mesh 4-speed, hand shift, chain primary and final drive

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