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Purple Haze: A Chopper Profile


Purple Haze Chopper Pictures
It may look like an old Panhead, and it may still displace 74 cubic inches, but the Purple Haze's engine is loaded with high-performance hardware.
It may look like an old Panhead, and it may still displace 74 cubic inches, but the Purple Haze's engine is loaded with high-performance hardware.

Purple Haze was originally a 1955 Harley-Davidson before owner Michael Bailey gave it the chopper treatment. See pictures and details of this powerful machine below.

The Purple Haze chopper sports a chrome-plated SU carburetor and custom pipes bent by the builder.
The Purple Haze chopper sports a chrome-plated SU carburetor and custom pipes bent by the builder.
Old-style girder forks add an unusual look to the front end of the Purple Haze chopper.
Old-style girder forks add an unusual look to the front end of the Purple Haze chopper.
An old-style Harley logo adds a vintage touch to the chopper's fuel tank.
An old-style Harley logo adds a vintage touch to the chopper's fuel tank.

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