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I just recently went to Naps and want to fill the holes left by the stock mirrors . I've seen the NB / Bella solution but way to pricey.

I also know that I can just run down to the hardware store and throw in a rubber plug :skeptical:but don't like the look.

Please share your Hole filling Mods and remember a picture :photos:is worth a 1,000 words.
 

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Since you've pretty decided to keep them, just turn them over so they stick down instead of up. Cheapest solution yet.
 

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"Easy peasy, Japanesey...."

Simply remove the two allen bolts on each side, turn the mount over, and replace bolts.

Check it out...
 

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I'll have to look at the Bonnie setup, but on a Scrambler, you can just remove half the clamp, turn it over and put it back on. The mirrors would then mount under the grips if you put them back on.

Edit - yeah - just like the pic. The "up" arrows point down.

Edit #2 - looks like that option won't work on a Bonnie. Sorry.
 

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Thanks jdd5300
You just saved me another purchase Bella Corse.
No, I didn't....you know you're just going to buy something else instead!!

(You're welcome)
 

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Spoke too soon.

Now I feel like a dope. I didn't realize the Bonnie mirror mounts were in a different position on the controls.

Sorry to TowerGuy and my other Bonnie Bros.

I bet you could find a solution in the hardware drawers at your local home improvement store. I know they have some good looking zinc-coated black allen head bolts at Home Depot. Plastic plugs might do the trick, too.
 

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TruValue harware sells these - automotive interior fasteners - sort of like a ribbed plug which pops right in. Thirty or forty cents each.

 

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No problem understand the mistakes.
Thanks davec was looking for something less plastic and more beefy looking. I considered that plastic plug but would like to seal it up better capping it off completely top and bottom. keep the ideas coming.
Was thinking of a brass acorn nut on top. I like the retro look but I think it would look to much like a patch job for the mirror hole.
 

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i have looking at this same problem and have decided to use the holes for other stuff instead of plugging them . i am planning to use a thingy (bolt?) yet to be found to hang my helmet on for quick stops. i hate leaving my helmet on my seat or putting it on the ground. And the other for a hole , put a thingy in to carry thingys like a thingy to hold my bridge pass or tokens. yet to be created. make lemonaide when you get lemons
 

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Mybe I'm a sucker, but I like that little plug that Newbonneville sells....Gives me somewhere else to put a lil Union Jack :))
 

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I tried the automotive plastic plugs, but didn't like the look so much. I ended up just going to Ace Hardware and going thru their nuts and bolts section and found a good setup that way.

But those plugs from Joker Machine look awesome..
 

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Thanks all, keep em coming

I must say I do like the Jokers but a bit pricey and I would like to use them holes for something.


How about a DIY Bracket for a GPS or camera mount . Hmmmm

Then for you retro red necks .... twin CB antenas:Cigar:
 
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