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Harley should add a real chopper to the lineup. I'm talking a serious long wheel base with the new 114 engine. I would buy one for sure and I think it would sell well.

If Honda can sell enough Furys to make them as long as they have a Harley chopper would surely be successful enough to make it worth while.

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Old 02-10-2019, 07:15 PM
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That defeats the purpose of a chopper.
Built not bought.
 
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That defeats the purpose of a chopper.
Built not bought.
I would have to disagree with you on that. Not everyone wants to build. Big Dog Choppers and others have filled this niche for a long time.
 
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I would have to disagree with you on that. Not everyone wants to build. Big Dog Choppers and others have filled this niche for a long time.
If you don't/can't build a chopper, you don't deserve one.
 
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That defeats the purpose of a chopper.
Built not bought.
Exactly if harely manufactured one it would be just another alphabet soup model harley like a FXSTEL or something.
 
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I would have to disagree with you on that. Not everyone wants to build. Big Dog Choppers and others have filled this niche for a long time.
Those were factory kit bikes built in the chopped bike style.
 
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Most choppers look pretty cool and no doubt most of us have day-dreamed about having one but how realistic are they for comfort, carrying anything, handling etc? Kind of the third bike I would have in the garage. Breakouts might be the closest Harley wants to be in this market. And Honda might sell a few Fury's at $10,000 but is anyone going to buy a $25,000 Harley chopper?
 
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Off the shelf, store bought choppers.


I have to admit, people probably would buy them. They do now from specialty companies.
That's the saddest part about it. There IS a market for off the shelf, store bought choppers.
 
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Harley DID build a factory chopper. And it was a flop. No surprise there.............
They Called it the ROCKER!
 

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Most people don't even know the history of the chopper.
They don't know where, why, or how they came about

To say "you want a store-bought one" is to say you dont know jack shet about them.
Ignorance and arrogance-----pretty much the same vain.
 

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