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View Poll Results: Do you prefer Chrome or Dark Custom
Chrome and lots of it 10 27.78%
A mix of Chrome and Black 23 63.89%
Paint it all Black 3 8.33%
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I like that blue ed.
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Beautifully done! What's that chrome strip on the rear fender? I've been thinking of pulling off my pillion pad for solo look. The pillion pad is like a loaf of bread sitting on the fender.

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Thanks. V Twin sells a set of four stainless fender accent strips, two longer and two shorter. I used three of them in the same area on the rear fender of my solo seat panhead, this last one had been on my shelf for years. Tried in down the center of the Sportser rear fender,and thought it added a nice touch.
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Well, this poll is closed now. My intention was to find out how many riders preferred the so-called "new" blacked out trend to the old "the more chrome the better'" trend that seems to be dying out. Thanx to all that voted and a BIG thanx to those that posted and posted pics of their beautiful rides!
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Beautifully done! What's that chrome strip on the rear fender? I've been thinking of pulling off my pillion pad for solo look. The pillion pad is like a loaf of bread sitting on the fender.

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Wow. Just saw this. THAT is the exact shade of blue I eventually want to pain my mine.
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