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Old 12-10-2012, 04:15 PM   #111 (permalink)
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Here's the status....
In the process of stripping it down for the clip ons i decided to sort our the turn signal issues. Finally got a multimeter and now know which are hot and which are common leads.

I'm going by the Powder coater today to drop off my parts.

I now have everything i need except the triple clamp. which is on my brother's bike currently.



Stripped the signals down to tint the lenses and get the buckets powdercoated.





I'm stoked to get all this done. missing riding though. It's been since November 12th. Between weather and working on this project i havn't had the chance.
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Old 12-10-2012, 06:14 PM   #112 (permalink)
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Nice, can't wait to see it all back together! I'm debating whether or not to coat the very same ears.

I like that the stock units are black, it's a good mix of black and chrome as it is, but I also like the polished ears as they are...


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Old 12-10-2012, 08:47 PM   #113 (permalink)
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Dropped the stuff of at powder crafters tonight. I'll post pics soon.
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Old 12-10-2012, 09:09 PM   #114 (permalink)
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Dropped the stuff of at powder crafters tonight. I'll post pics soon.



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Old 12-11-2012, 10:36 PM   #115 (permalink)
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I got my parts back from Powder Craft already. Freakin fast. Everything came out great.
here's Pics



Turn Signal housings




With the new tinted lenses.


Head light Ears



Gauge Bracket


And a shame less post of the company that did a fine job. Can't wait to get it all fitted up.


I can't get the last pic to upright. Sorry. every time i flip it it still post upside down.
I'll post up pics when i get it all fitted back up soon. I wish i could do it all tonight.
Thoughts?
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Old 12-12-2012, 01:13 PM   #116 (permalink)
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Gonna make a huge difference with the clip-ons and new brackets. Stoked for you!
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Old 12-12-2012, 01:41 PM   #117 (permalink)
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Thanks Pat, i should be starting the transformation Saturday.
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Wow, that was a quick turn around!
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Old 12-14-2012, 01:04 AM   #119 (permalink)
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So I got to doing the swap. Almost finished tonight. I got hung up only by the lack of two washers and Bella corse having the rectifier relocator being on back order. Too bad they didn't say anything. I'd have found one else where. Alas, I'll just finish up and maybe fasten the rectifier another way temporarily. I'll post pics soon I promise.
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Do you have access to a mig? You can make a rectifier bracket in two minutes. make a "t" in steel, drill the holes, paint and mount. Drill the two holes in the "-" section of the t and two holes, one for mounting and one for the horn the "l" of the t.
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