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Bonneville Black Engine
I bought this '08 new on 08/08/08. So I called it "Ocho".Here are photos of many iterations over the years.
**Click into one image and then scroll through them all.**
2008 Triumph Bonneville Black Engine (Black)


Front: 110/80/R19 Bridgestone Trail Wing.
Rear: 170/60/ZR17 Bridgestone Battlax on chromed 5" wheel.
Wide wheel option from
- TPUSA Dominators Touring
- Sometimes I fit the awesome Sceptre slip-ons
- TPUSA Airbox Removal Kit
- Teflon coated, drilled out slides:
- 520 Chain & sprockets upgrade:
- Bola Ocho (8-Ball) enricher knob
- Dart flyscreen
- Hard Bags on MC Resources brackets & Quick Mounts:
- Alternate bags: Motocentric bags attached to the MC Resouces Quick Mounts
- Kuryakyn GranTour bags
- My own custom Ever-Handy Pen Holder:
- Ever Handy Pen Holder Version 2.0:
- Progressive Suspension shocks minus 1 inch from stock. Works fork springs up front.
- EBC semi-floating front disc:
- Front end dropped in the tree
- Flanders Wide Clubman Bars, cut 1" from either side
- Rocket III master cylinder:
- Bash Plate
- Sixty8 Contemporary Seat with Cowl
- Pazzo adjustable levers
- "Football" Vintage style grips with Joker end caps
- Sargent Seat Pins:
- Deer Whistle: So far it's been 100 percent effective. No deer strikes.
Wheel and Tire
- DEcosse Rectifier/Regulator upgrade using MOSFET R/R from Honda CB600. Relocated to behind battery inside rear mudguard:

- TPUSA Tach kit with powder-coated bracket
- That was replaced with D9 Dash in 2014
- Scala Rider Q2 Bluetooth headset with FM, still works even
- Spot Tracker GPS Satellite Messenger & Locater
- Formotion clock & thermometer:
- Denali LED Aux Lights:
* UPDATE: Twisted Throttle replaced one of my Denalis FREE under warranty. Excellent customer service.
- Info on how to fix LED crosstalk (4-way flashing) through the dash indicator:
- Always changing the tail light and signals: Lucas Style or Arlen Ness Speeding Bullets w/ Oval tail BellaCorse, or Stock with shortened stems and clear lenses



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