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here are a few pics of my homemade heat-shield, let me know what you think of it. It was needed after I burnt a good pair of jeans up.



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Looks very good. You did well to drill all those holes and get them in line. Looks like you're planning to round the corners off, but haven't done it yet?
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yeah looks good man, like folkie hinted at, ground off them cornners. looks perfect for yr scoot, if ya care, i think one in front would even things out but i also understand if you don't want to do that because there is no real point to it
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Nice!

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like folkie hinted at, ground off them cornners.
I was just going by what looked like rounded off corners drawn on with a marker pen (or whatever).
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looks good, more props on lining up all of the holes
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looks good, nice work
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thanks guys, and yes I did round the corners off and it looks better. I had taken the pics just prior to doing them. Thanks for the comments!
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Nice done!

Here is mine
Made them from 035" stainless







Edit: Sorry, I missed that the thread only was intended for 2007 and up Sportsters
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looks good S&S SWEDEN, not just for 2007 and up, just the heading I put it under!
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