The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Accessories
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Sportster Motorcycle Accessories Accessory problems, advice, and/or how tos (Saddle Bags, Sissy Bars, Crash bars, Mirrors, etc

Active Threads
0 XR-Cafe-Conversion
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 304
Views: 54,092
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: DirtyCory
Posted On: 27 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3,616
Views: 369,023
0 Poll for the legalization of cannabis
Last Post: tigger
Posted On: 28 Minutes Ago
Replies: 382
Views: 52,472
0 Lithium battery earthx
Last Post: Tucsonmax1
Posted On: 30 Minutes Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 482
0 This Mikuni vm38-9 is driving me insane
Last Post: Iron Mike
Posted On: 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 289
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 39 Minutes Ago
Replies: 7,534
Views: 1,403,284
0 New England 2018
Last Post: mick42
Posted On: 52 Minutes Ago
Replies: 230
Views: 13,298
0 Folkie's Rural Rambles
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 9,190
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Stealth Adjustable Hwy Peg Kit***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 17
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Heel Rest Bracket & Arm Kit***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 19
0 Headlight bulb upgrade
Last Post: Skuzeee
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 324
0 It’s Glamazon’s Birthday!
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 69
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Adjustable Hwy Peg Mounting Kit***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 27
0 How stock is your bike
Last Post: SLW210
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 137
Views: 27,519
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Rock-it Shift For Sportsters***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 62
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on HALF-MOON FLOORBOARDS***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 119
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on SGS Primo Deluxe Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 108
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on BMX Style Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 100
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Slip Stream Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 100
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 8,462
Views: 679,196
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Canyon Carver Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 98
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Triple Trap Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 98
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on SGS Bear Trap Pegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 98
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Trap Moto Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 91
0 ***DK Custom-Limited Time 10% Savings on Flying Knuckle Footpegs***
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 93
0 Alresford And Alton
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 26
0 Were your parents anti bike?
Last Post: debster
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 1,006
More...
Members Birthdays
jdhickm (83), Chip (70), Chief4x4 (68), willyobiker (66), CBryant (65), XLCH69 (62), sage (59), VettesRule (56), jerseyjeff (56), TheExecutioner (53), SalTheWop (53), manic_mechanic, pauldmedic16 (44), BluegrassXL (40), Superman
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12th June 2018
tylerfj24's Avatar
tylerfj24 tylerfj24 is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 46
Sportster/Buell Model: Forty Eight
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Reputation: 10
tylerfj24 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Memphis Shades Gauntlet Fairing

A friend of mine wants a 1/4 fairing for his 48. he really likes the memphis shades gauntlet fairing, but they only go up to the 2015 48 or the 39mm fork size for pretty much all of their fairing styles that I can see.

Has anyone on here put one of these on their newer 41mm fork size 48? (2016-2018)

If not, does anyone recommend a 1/4 fairing style for the newer 2016 and up (2018) Forty Eights?

thanks
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 14th June 2018
jzink0883's Avatar
jzink0883 jzink0883 is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Elgin, IL
Posts: 1,969
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CP
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLH1200 (traded in)
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1998
Reputation: 3468323
jzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tylerfj24 View Post
Has anyone on here put one of these on their newer 41mm fork size 48? (2016-2018)

If not, does anyone recommend a 1/4 fairing style for the newer 2016 and up (2018) Forty Eights?
The ‘16 and newer Forty-Eights come with 49mm fork tubes; same size as later model Dynas and Softails.
__________________
jzink0883, '15 XL1200CP, it ain't butt jewelry, it's a ride

Last edited by jzink0883; 14th June 2018 at 15:59..
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 14th June 2018
jzink0883's Avatar
jzink0883 jzink0883 is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Elgin, IL
Posts: 1,969
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CP
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLH1200 (traded in)
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1998
Reputation: 3468323
jzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond reputejzink0883 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Using brackets from Bung King, I moved an H-D Convertible windshield from my narrow-glide ‘98 XLH1200 to my mid-glide ‘15 XL1200CP.

I would think that a combination of brackets, spacers, and Harley fork clamps could be used to adapt the Gauntlet to a 49mm-fork Forty-Eight.



Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 20:31.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC