Blue Line Chopper

2012 World Championship competitor
BuilderAntoine Bigel
OwnerStephane Coste
LocationRupt / Moselle Vosges
Countryflag fr France
Bike NameSound of Vosges
Year/ModelFLH 1979
Engine Make/SizeHarley Shovelhead 80 ci
DrivetrainRevtech 4 speed, BDL 3"
Frame Make/TypeSantee / Blue Line Chopper
Front EndSpringer Harley
Wheels Front21" 60 Spokes
Wheels Rear18" 60 Spokes
Tires Front21" Avon Speedmaster
Tires Rear18" Avon Venom 200
Brakes FrontBlue Line Chopper, PM caliper
Brakes RearPM
PainterBlue Line Chopper
Chroming/PlatingPolished stainless steel, brass, aluminum
Additional InfoAll parts are homemade stainless steel, bronze and polished aluminum. All machining operations are performed on traditional machines and by hand (foot control, front caliper bracket, riser handlebars, clutch system and a speed selector chain, brake system front and rear plate holder and oil filter, air filter, exhaust, twists 316 stainless steel etc.)

Modified Santee frame.

The body is homemade : tank mount (Cole Foster) and fender. Tin molding (not putty). Homemade paint.

Restored original shovelhead engine (80 in, Crane cam, oil pump and S&S carburetor)

Photography courtesy of Onno Wieringa


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