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    MY new air compressor

    Hello all,This is my first post so please feel free to correct me if i am doing anything wrong.Well here goes,This is not so much homemade as home assembled.I built this compressor from pieces and parts i collected over the past couple of years.When i got it all assembled and working everything was a different color and i was missing the air breather.To make a long story short this is how it turned out.Hope you all like it.THANKSMY new air compressor-044.jpg

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    Thanks for a great first post Stan leiter! Really like the air filter cover and the Harley tank paint. Is that a sticker/decal of some kind or did you paint all of that? Nice build from bits and recycles!! Thanks for sharing. ~PJ
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    Quote Originally Posted by stan leiter View Post
    Hello all,This is my first post so please feel free to correct me if i am doing anything wrong.Well here goes,This is not so much homemade as home assembled.I built this compressor from pieces and parts i collected over the past couple of years.When i got it all assembled and working everything was a different color and i was missing the air breather.To make a long story short this is how it turned out.Hope you all like it.THANKSClick image for larger version. 

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    Thanks for the kind words PJ.The graphics are decals,My wife and i do vinyl graphics and t shirts as a side buisiness.The design is from a late 40s,early 50s oil can.i just changed the oil to air

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    I predict this thread will go downhill fast...pushed by Kawasaki owners......<G>


    Nice job though.

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    Maybe i will do one with a kawasaki theme,but of course i would have to change the spelling to Kawasucki LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by stan leiter View Post
    Maybe i will do one with a kawasaki theme,but of course i would have to change the spelling to Kawasucki LOL

    <G>.....fastest Harley I've ever seen.

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    Aw come on Stan...I was just jokin around.

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    No problem,i have been riding 42 years and have heard them all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stan leiter View Post
    No problem,i have been riding 42 years and have heard them all.
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    Same here my friend...first bike was a 72 CB350. Nice job on the compressor....to bad you didn't have 2 Vtwin compressor head! I'd bet you could take an old iron barreled sportster and make one.

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    Thanks stan leiter! We've added your Air Compressor to our Air Compressors category,
    as well as to your builder page: stan leiter's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:




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