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Old 12-21-2008, 07:47 PM   #88
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Originally Posted by roadhamr
that is awesome took me right there. what a great case and a great idea! and i looked on the specs and the rear tire for a gs1100e 1981 is a 17 and front is a 19. it is starting to look like kismet. i would like a fairing something small and light but offers some protection from buffetting. long mileage days take it out of you. any suggestions?
Not sure if you were talking to me or not.. but....

The GS750 had a very small gas tank, got pretty poor gas mileage(about 30 give or take a bit), no wind protection at all for longer rides and was just old and i didn't trust it on long trips. Went looking for a used DL1000 and ended up getting a new 650.

There are some aftermarket headlight/windscreen type things available in most catalogs(like for super motards and streetfighters ...etc..) but not sure if that is big enough for what your wanting.
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