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BARS: PCS RISERS: Part of Bars HAND CONTROLS: Cheap Throttle GAS TANK«): CCI/PCS FRONT FENDER: None REAR FENDER: Trailer SEAT: Kind Of FOOT CONTROLS: PCS MIRRORS: Small Round One OIL TANK. Medical Oxygen Bottle SPEEDa Nope TAILLIGHT: H-D Signal HEADLIGHT: Helta

PHOTOGRAPHER: Trish Horstman

Two years later, Evan was getting his degree in manufacturing and was starting to pick up the skills, so along with his former partner, he opened a little business. He decided to remake the 883 again, this time using a Paughco frame but still doing things on the cheap they made as many of the parts as they could by hand: forward controls, a jockey shift; it was real raw and dirty. It never had a real paint job until this incarnation; as a matter of fact, he just let it get ratty over the years. Half of it would always be dirty, some parts would be clean, usually those that were wl real man, and a blast to

; the other thing that makes |t the scene: performance, jm the Detroit area, these ia kickass history in drag racing"so how your shit I more important than how i/ëYe~speed jurikies up pw he put it to me. To that [ook'theSad out tolTI 200 leads, a Barnett clutch and ie machined. When it : made 90/90 and that isn't

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Cycle Re-sources: Plymouth Cycle & Speed Plymouth Ml-734-416-8480 www.plymouthcycleandspeed.com

it would still need some more modification to fit the bill he had in mind, so back in the shop it went. This time it would~gsra set of mid" controls, a 23" front wheel with a pretty neat-frontend. He took some stock Sportster trees and fit them with iegs from a dresser and came up with make every part pretty but he always made sure that whatever he did to the bike worked_and he could back-it up on the street. That was a great foundation to build the., knowledge alternative that it is; it even has a Dyno. "There's something about the WTX...," he,-says: li has" personality and no matter where he is with Jt, love-iHjrhate it, it standsciUfin the crowd. You can see more stuff from a 41mm narrow glide. Now the bike _had the nimble- frame-geometry-to match that horsepower. You can see _ the name of the bike-en-the velocity stack, "White Trash Express,'' that came from thesong-lyriG&Gta-local band. For Evan, it's like a spin on how these cats feel abounding. injhe begin ning7Fie didn't have the tools to and experience he's got now. They believe in function first and fnrm Evan and his~sliup, Plymouth Cycle and Speed on their Web site. Check had a bunch of otheL lem-out. — — ----

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While Evan's _ bikes overtheyears, the WTX is the one that will never go anywhere. It has been tne main Ft&b bike for the line of parts that are coming out of the shop, madefy Evan andhrsTfghthand guy John. The shop has really grown over the years into the-fuHjrstaffedrfatty equipped, 6,000 sq. ft. dealers

Cycle Re-sources: Plymouth Cycle & Speed Plymouth Ml-734-416-8480 www.plymouthcycleandspeed.com

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