Kens factory shovelhead custom

Ken Nagai’s all-aluminum V-twin motor lives in a rigid

Paint? This Shovelhead chopper don’t need no stinking paint.
Joker Cycles Gypsy Rose Shovelhead

Jeremy Valentine's sexified rigid is named after famed stripper Gypsy Rose Lee

A 1975 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead engine finds love in a Paughco rigid frame in this sweet chopper named after famed stripper Gypsy Rose Lee.
Yamaha Bonneville Custom Shovelhead

Dale Yamada takes on a 1976 Harley-Davidson FLH

Mad Jap Kustoms takes an unconventional approach to creating a custom motorcycle with this 1976 Harley-Davidson FLH.
shalk shovelhead custom chopper

The “Making Chips” custom build uses an old H-D mill to create a new chopper

With its 138 Cycle Fab frame holding a 1967 Harley Shovelhead engine, Making Chips is a classic chopper mixing the old with the new.

All side projects should look as cool as this Harley-Davidson Shovel

This 1976 Harley-Davidson-based Shovelhead hardtail wasn’t made to sit around and look cool; it was made to ride, son.
silver 4th floor chopper shovester

Our favorite Shovelhead choppers

All the best custom Shovelheads from the 10th annual Born-Free show!
Harley-Davidson springer fork

This is saying goodbye in style

Trevelen Rabanal of SuperCo vowed this 1969 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead would be his last show chopper.

How this Shovelhead chopper was restored to glory

Big motor builder Kenny Flack's Shovelhead chopper lives…
Syndicate Choppers’ ’77 Shovel

Period Correction

Corey Mitchell’s ’77 Shovel makes us reflect on simpler times when real-deal Shovelheads leaked oil in home garages and conversion vans o’ plenty lined the freshly…

Carlos Chung’s long journey to build a Shovelhead

Carlos Chong's Harley-Davidson Shovelhead…