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Old 3rd August 2015
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bike looks great man! Just one question. what license plate led are you running? I have some cheap "lighted" bolts and they don't light up the plate well at all. around here that's a ticket everytime. Yours seems to be super bright.
Thanks a lot!

The License mount is made by GasBox and you can find it here:

http://www.amazon.com/GasBox-Shock-M...vertical+mount

The Lighted frame is made by RadiAntz and you can find it here:

http://www.amazon.com/Radiantz-Licen...antz+led+frame

Hope that helps
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Chris, very nice, you seem to have a knack for it. Oh, and shouldn't the one with your lady be over in ten "Hot chicks on hot bikes" thread?
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Thanks a lot!

The License mount is made by GasBox and you can find it here:

http://www.amazon.com/GasBox-Shock-M...vertical+mount

The Lighted frame is made by RadiAntz and you can find it here:

http://www.amazon.com/Radiantz-Licen...antz+led+frame

Hope that helps
they don't appear to make one for the curved plate I have, but nothing my cut off wheel can't make work. thanks!
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Took some more new pics of both my Sportys. I will post the Bobster pics here and the Café pics on this thread:

http://xlforum.net/forums/s...832762&page=55















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It has been a while since I posted so I figured I would put up some Instagram edits.











Both bikes



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Chris, this is some great work on both bikes! From where did you buy the 3.3 gallon tank and what kind of blue color is it, are there also some flakes in it? Great color and painting, looks different in every picture.
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Man, you nailed it in my book! Cool bike
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Awesome bikes dude!
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