Harley WLA 45 Solo, 42WLA Liberator Military Motorcycle Restoration Time Lapse Assembly in 36 hours

WLA 45 Solo, 42WLA Liberator Military Motorcycle Restoration.
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This Harley-Davidson, 42WLA, Model VII motorcycle was restored back to it’s factory state as it was in 1945. On its way to Russia, Victory in Europe happened, sold as surplus, It was found in a chicken coop in Montana in 1993, not able to run, missing many parts and in desperate need of help. Rescued from the coop, the motorcycle was put in storage. Then in January of 2009 restoration began, as each part was restored, placed in a box and stored once again, 3 speed tranny and 45 cu. in. engine rebuilt.until all the parts were finished . Then in June of 2012 the motorcycle was assembled in a 36 hour time period. Watch the time lapse video as it goes together.


WLA motor overhaul
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Craig Ballantyne

I love anything to do with Harley Davidson and have two beautiful children and a beautiful partner. In my spare time i like building websites and love anything to do with the internet.

20 thoughts on “Harley WLA 45 Solo, 42WLA Liberator Military Motorcycle Restoration Time Lapse Assembly in 36 hours

  • March 16, 2017 at 8:08 pm
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    You got one more left? I have a spare $100 … 🙂

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  • March 16, 2017 at 8:13 pm
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    where is Justin?

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  • March 16, 2017 at 8:49 pm
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    I would love to pay that much for that bike, and I know most of my army buddies would too.

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  • March 16, 2017 at 9:47 pm
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    "Whyee  meee ?"    So you can pass on some of Keenan's "intuitive" teaching techniques to your boys  .

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  • March 16, 2017 at 10:12 pm
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    haha nice, i enjoyed the video. i just wonder how hard it is to restore. i respect you work, congrats!

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  • March 16, 2017 at 11:09 pm
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    Sorry I'm a bit late but your comment on my WLA bikes + siren vid was treated as ,,spam'' , but now i know what you meant to say.

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  • March 16, 2017 at 11:15 pm
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    Great video, great ride…

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  • March 16, 2017 at 11:31 pm
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    Shoot…I would have paid $100 🙂

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  • March 17, 2017 at 12:19 am
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    Hey, cool site, I know its been a while but please go to face book: WLA across USA

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  • March 17, 2017 at 1:04 am
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    Hey I know it's been a long time, but someone wants the whole video, can you put a 36 video on youtube?

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  • March 17, 2017 at 1:35 am
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    Hey, I've been busy, go to face book, WLA across USA

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  • March 17, 2017 at 2:08 am
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    :I don't speak Norwey, but go to face book page: WLA across USA

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  • March 17, 2017 at 2:31 am
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    Hey I know it's been a while, but go to facebook: WLA across USA please and like us, we are such a good cause:)

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  • March 17, 2017 at 3:30 am
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    great video guys , i hope you post the hd long version also tnx so much : )

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  • March 17, 2017 at 3:47 am
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    Verrrry kuull as vi sei i Norwey.

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  • March 17, 2017 at 4:29 am
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    nice i like the last part lol

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  • March 17, 2017 at 5:04 am
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    Bad ass SWEEEEET!

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  • March 17, 2017 at 5:23 am
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    Hey ! 🙂 that's done since a long time ! 😉

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  • March 17, 2017 at 6:16 am
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    Thanks we would love it if you would post it on your Facebook page. Also tell your friends. Thank you! 🙂

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