This motorized bicycle was built from what’s believed to be an early 1930’s Hawthorne Bicycle. Headlamp is a carbide acetylene lamp. Acetylene gas lamps were used to illuminate buildings, as lighthouse beacons, and as headlights on motor-cars and bicycles. These lamps were widely used in mining in the early twentieth century.
1953 Harley-Davidson 165ST restoration has been completed and we are now accepting offers on this beautiful piece of history. The bike has been completely disassembled and restored with many original parts and some reproduction parts. The bike features a Pearlescent Metallic Green Custom Paint color created by Mike Covairt with BASF’s Glasurit 90line. Along with […]