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2017 Touring Kit Available Soon!

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! We've been working on our new shifter for the 2017 Harley Milwaukee-Eight Touring Models. It will fit all the 2017 models from the Road King to the Tri Glide. We're very excited to have the new shift kits available in black powder coat and...

Our new website has launched!

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! We are very excited to announce the launch of the new Widow Maker Industries website. It's much more user friendly than our original site and it looks a lot cooler too (at least we think so). Plus, it's now responsive for viewing and ordering...

Colonial Harley Biker Build Off

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! We were contacted by Colonial Harley-Davidson in Virginia. They were invited to build a custom bike for the World Biker Build Off.They finished the build with a Widow Maker Jockey Shift! Please see the attached photo. We haven't heard the...

Updated Website Coming

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! We’ve been very busy at Widow Maker Industries the past few months. Sales have been rockin’, especially our international sales. We’re excited to announce that our website is being updated to include an easier to use shopping cart with a...

Annual Vacation

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! We've been having a very busy year so far and we need to take a short break to recharge our batteries. We'll be taking our annual vacation July 14th through July 21st. We won't be able to take your phone calls, but we'll be checking emails...

It’s riding season

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! Welcome to the Spring/Summer riding season. We've been very busy selling kits to great customer world wide. Sales have been rockin', especially for our Canadian and Eastern US customers. The weather is warming up and they're ready to ride....

World Wide Sales

Hello Jockey Shift Fans! Sales have been rockin' world wide. We have a lot of new Widow Maker fans in Europe, Australia, Japan, the South Pacific and Canada. Our US sales have been nutty. We're developing a new air cleaner cap which will match our shift levers. We...

New inventory

Hello Jockey Shift fans. We've been selling so many shift kits lately that we occasionally run out of inventory. We received more today and will have more coming in next week. We now have our '88-'95 Softail kits and our S&S special applications kits available. If...

Pre-’96 Softail Kits and S&S Custom Kits ready next week!

Hello Jockey Shifters! We plan to have our long awaited pre-'96 Softail and our S&S Custom applications kits ready for sale next week. As soon as we have a firm date, I'll contact everyone on our waiting lists. Thanks for your patience! Chip

International Sales

We'd like to thank some of our new customers for purchasing Widow Maker Jockey Shifts. We been selling shifters all over the country for months and months, but in the past few weeks we've sold a bunch in Canada, not to mention Brunei, Guam and Japan. Thanks guys! Ride...

Hot Bike Magazine article

Hello Jockey Shift Fans, the WMI jockey shift article is in this month's Hot Bike magazine! It should be on the news stands in a fwe days. WMI has a mention on the cover, in the index and a 2 and a half page article beginning on page 88. It shows a step-by-step...

Hot Bike Magazine Article

Hello Jockey Shift Fans, Hot Bike Magazine heard about our shift kits and asked us to send them one so they could install it and see how they like it. Kris Poff installed the Widow Maker Ind. kit on his Dyna and he loves it. Attached is the article that will be...

Updated shifters

Hello Jockey Shift Fans, our updated shifters now have a new look, "speed holes" (see attached photo). A cool feature with the speed holes is you can easily paint the inside of the holes to match your bike. They're in stock and ready for immediate delivery. We still...

Hot Bike

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Widow Maker trade show event this weekend.

Hello jockey shift fans. We're getting ready for our trade show at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson this Saturday. It's the unofficial kick-off for Arizona Bike Week. It should be a great event like it was last year. It'll be in the high 80's and we're expecting a big...

Speed Holes!

Hello jockey shift fans. We've developed an new option for our shift levers. They'll soon be available with "speed holes" in both the black and chrome versions for all our models. We'll also be offer matching brake and clutch levers and air cleaner covers with speed...