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Old 03-18-2010, 12:32 PM   #95
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Originally Posted by Olas
Looking nice, YP! What's the reason for the 90 degree bend at the top of the windscreen?
Two reasons:

1- So as not to have a sharp guillotine type edge on the fairing. That's the part that will get you in the throat or bridge of the nose in a crash.

2- I have found that that little lip really helps w/ airflow. I Copied the old BMW 650 Dakar windscreen

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