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Kicker from Led Sled, magneto from Joe Hunt, 'cheaper' Ohlins rear shocks & fork inserts; damn, there goes the five large...! ;^p
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Crash bars come in many designs. I put some on a Kawasaki Vulcan that "didn't look too wide" and I took a slow spill in a tight turn on some fine gravel. They didn't even get a scratch but the bike sure did, in many places. I should have gotten the wide, ugly ones.
I'm still looking for some big ugly ones for my Sporty that I think will work. Any suggestions?
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Those look alot like the ones I fitted on my '12 Custom. Mine are not official Harley accessories either. They were reasonable in price & the fit and finish is nice.
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How about we have Trainman and Stairman work that out?
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How about we have Trainman and Stairman work that out?
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