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I am in need of longer foot pegs ! I purchased the O Ring style Forwards from E Bay and love the fit and feel for the price I paid ! the issue is the male mount that come off the frame are short and take female style foot pegs and I need more room for my feet ! I have searched and searched but can not find any longer female mount style foot pegs ! so can anyone offer me advice or point me in the right direction ??
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This is the style I have
http://www.ebay.com/itm/HARLEY-FOOTP...#ht_1654wt_754

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Know anyone with a welding torch? You may find it cheaper and easier to weld on a set of cheap pegs to the end of these.
Personally, I'd try to get the same or similar style peg.
Cut the ends flat.
Drill both pieces and insert a steel dowel (it can be threaded with locktite)
and weld the two pieces together. Although, doing the threaded/locktite may be cheaper.
Only not as solid and reliable as welding.
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I thought about that but they are Hollow inside and very thin on the ends ! the sad part is I have several style foot pegs laying around and they are all the wrong mounting style
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Thicker rod inside...Thread them.
They'll be stronger than ever.
Ken, you've can make this work. I know it. Juggle the options.
You may find that mixing 2 styles may show better results.
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kind of pricey but i think this is what you are looking for
http://www.jpcycles.com/product/530-...1&zmap=530-138
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what about a two sided threaded extension? one side male threads one side female threads so you can screw one side into the bike and screw your pegs into the extender?
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I have tried several combos and even played with what I have trying to make it work I even looked at BMX style pegs ! but what ever I do they need to be female
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kind of pricey but i think this is what you are looking for
http://www.jpcycles.com/product/530-...1&zmap=530-138
these are the wrong style mount on both ends ! all I need is and inch or a inch and a half
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how do your pegs attach now? my ironhead forwards have a little female side that bolts on. if its the same style all you need is an extension between those two points.
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