2013 Harley Davidson XL 1200V Sportster 72 4 5 gal gas tank custom Paint Hard candy Red Metall Flake

Finally the reveal. After 2cd clear coat. Stills needs a wet sanding & 3rd clear coat, then buff out.
“SKULLS”!
I had so much fun doing this I think I want to paint something else. I’ve got an extra tank for the Softail maybe I’ll do it next.
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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.

18 thoughts on “2013 Harley Davidson XL 1200V Sportster 72 4 5 gal gas tank custom Paint Hard candy Red Metall Flake

  • June 8, 2017 at 3:16 pm
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    Man I can't believe I missed this video of the up close. That's a pretty damn good job. Can I send you a tank to paint. Haha

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  • June 8, 2017 at 3:41 pm
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    good looking tank. I bought a 3.3 gal tank for mine and want to match the tank. what size metal flake is that .008"?

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  • June 8, 2017 at 4:34 pm
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    awesome job man looks very good

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  • June 8, 2017 at 4:34 pm
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    Hey Robert, that fuel tank you ordered, what tank was it that would fit the 2013 72 sportster. I want to replace mine with a 4.5 gallon tank. Would appreciate the info, thanks.

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  • June 8, 2017 at 5:14 pm
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    Do you have to seal new tanks?

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  • June 8, 2017 at 5:18 pm
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    Whoa. Just awesome.

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  • June 8, 2017 at 6:31 pm
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    Are you kidding me with this? Amateur my rear end, that looks magnificent. I liked it before these vids but now I can really appreciate it. I would be honored to have something like that on my bike. Own it Rob, thats yours baby!

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  • June 8, 2017 at 6:48 pm
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    Incredible Work. Great Job !!!!!!

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  • June 8, 2017 at 7:58 pm
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    Nice work!!

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  • June 8, 2017 at 8:46 pm
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    Magnificent paint job! Love the flake! I need a bigger tank myself! 3 gallons just not cutting it. Great work!

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  • June 8, 2017 at 9:03 pm
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    Oh I see, I shall subscribe sir, and the best of luck to ya… Speedy recovery my friend.

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  • June 8, 2017 at 9:13 pm
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    So is it just me or is there not a video of the completed bike put together, I want to see it due to the fact I plan on doing the same thing to mine just want to see it first… pass the link if you can

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  • June 8, 2017 at 10:29 pm
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    Awesome job men

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