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My mate with a solid mount says he can see things very clearly in his mirrors.



And then he starts his engine …
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These are working out better than expected. Not blurry, wide view of adjacent lanes, and they stay put. I have a good view behind me rising solo, but a passenger does obstruct the view a bit.

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My mate with a solid mount says he can see things very clearly in his mirrors.



And then he starts his engine …
And I bet it's not an Ironhead, either …
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blurry at higher speeds due to vibration.
Are you sure that's not your eye balls vibing???

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Another factor for some to consider (on the solid mounts) are the handlebar riser bushings...


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Last September my left mirror departed on a ride (stem snapped) and I bought a used set of longer ones. They look a little goofy but I can see behind me now.
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Last September my left mirror departed on a ride (stem snapped) and I bought a used set of longer ones. They look a little goofy but I can see behind me now.
Goofy is in the eye of the beholder. Seriously, who can even see the mirrors on your bike when you ride by them? I changed mine to longer stems a long time ago and nobody even notices them. I can see past my arms and shoulders now!
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