1901-1953 Indian Motorcycle – Parts – Accessories – Service

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  5. 164 – Oversize Indian Valve Guides Part #482038 Are Available

.020 oversize valve guides have been made available for servicing 1938 to 1942 Indian Four aluminum cylinder heads in which the original valve guide holes have opened up to the extent that standard size valve guides cannot be used.
It is necessary to ream the valve guide holes to .581″ allowing a .0015″ to .002″ press fit.
There are two methods commonly used when installing valve guides in aluminum heads:

Heat the cylinder head with a torch or an electric plate to approximately 3500 and press the valve guides into place.

Submerge the cylinder head in boiling water and pack the valve guides in dry ice for several minutes — then press
the valve guides into place.

FOR SALE !!!
“RED SKIN” Imported BICYCLES
Indian has received a shipment of good quality imported bicycles. These bicycles carry the Indian “Redskin” label and
were made in France, by Cycles Peugeot. They come in four models as listed:


Model 17
BOY’S model, 24″ wheels, adjustable seatpost, freewheeling, two wheel brakes, inner tube tires¬∑ and chime bell. Painted
bright enamel in red or light blue w 1th . chrome trim. Fenders
front and rear, and sport handlebars.
Model 19
GIRL’S model, 20″ and 22″ wheels, adjustable seatpost, freewheeling, two-wheel brakes, inner tube tires and chime bell. Painted bright enamel in red or light blue with chrome trim. Fenders front and rear, and sport handlebars.

Models 17 and 19 are packed six, (6} bicycles of the same model to a crate. Only a small number of these BOYS and GIRL’S models have been received and orders in lots of 6 each will be filled while the supply lasts. Terms are $49.80 per bicycle subject to your regular 25% discount. No Tax. Shipments are F.O.B. Springfield, with each crate of six bicycles weighing 250 pounds.


Model PHL 40
MEN’S model, 26″ wheels, painted bright red enamel with chrome trim, high pressure semi-balloon tires and tubes,
chrome steel rims, special extra light tubing frame, adjustable seatpost, 4 speeds with freewheeling, electric dynamo lighting system with “cat’s eye” rear reflector. Equipped with mounted chrome tire pump, luggage rack, two tool boxes, full set of tools, chime bell, and safety lock.
Model PHL 45
LADIES’ model, 26″ wheels, painted bright red enamel with chrome trim, high pressure semi-balloon tires and tubes,
chrome steel rims, special extra light tubing frame, adjustable seatpost, 4 speeds with freewheeling, electric dynnmo lighting system with “cat’s eye” rear reflector. Equipped with mounted chrome tire pump, luggage rack, two metal tool boxes, full set of tools, chime bell, and safety lock

Models 40 and 45 are also packed (6) bicycles of the same model to a crate. Only a limited number of crates of these MEN’S and LADIES’ are available, and while there are more of these larger bicycles than of the first two models, orders will have to be accepted on a “first come–first served” basis. Terms are $87 per bicycle, F.O.B. Springfield, subject to 25% discount. No Tax. Each crate of six bicycles weighs. 360 pounds. Service parts will be available.

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