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Old 02-28-2012, 05:05 PM   #60676
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yep me too the stock seat is a POS .... ACTUALLY i think it really depends on yer butt if you have no ass like me the fricken seat trys to split you into two
could be correct - alas, i also have no ass!

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Old 02-28-2012, 05:45 PM   #60677
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Sounds interesting. I'd be in for a white one, if you're setting up a group buy.

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Out of curiosity, I emailed them with some questions about shipping. Within minutes, I had a reply.

Shipping to Canada/USA is 40 pounds... That's $63 USD. However, if you order more than one, then subsequent screens are shipped for 12.50 pounds ($20 USD).


Oh, and they keep stock on hand in red and white. Other colours are available to order (and I assume this would take a bit longer).
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Old 02-28-2012, 08:03 PM   #60678
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my first farkle for my new to me 2001 DR

HAS ARRIVED..


cant wait to get it installed!!!!!!
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Old 02-28-2012, 08:30 PM   #60679
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Possibly just do an extension on each side of the cowl using a flat metal plate? Just push it forward an inch or two to gain some room. Mine is getting an overhaul this summer so I can more easily fit the HID, heated grip wiring and the Eastern Beaver 4 circuit set up. Adding a power outlet and independently switched spot lights & monitor for battery draw, too.

I like the Honda based product in the past few posts but like my current option of removing the shield.
I've been thinking of that, and what would work best in my mind is to just cut off part of the bracket and lengthen it utilizing two small steel plates and a welder... I have no welder... damn!

I might be forced to leave it the way it is, but someday i would like to add a power outlet also, in addition to the already installed HID and hot grips. Its amazing how much extra room a few more wires takes up! Overall I'm not "feelin-it" with my current set up around that whole area. Things just seem cramped.

ugh....

edit.... oh by the way, I ride the stock seat, I think it works good enough; Its not a priority farkle, but I would like to try the saddleman, or at least some pad on the stocker for added comfyness...
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Old 02-28-2012, 08:38 PM   #60680
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Have you guys seen this review of the Procycle stator?

http://www.webbikeworld.com/suzuki-d...0-watt-stator/

Not very detailed but, it does shed some light on what it looks like close up.
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:04 PM   #60681
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HAS ARRIVED..


cant wait to get it installed!!!!!!
That looks very nice, J. Who makes it?? I'm looking for a similar solution, one that lights up the license plate as well...
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Old 02-28-2012, 09:29 PM   #60682
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Thumb amazon

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...00_i00_details let me know if it opens for you!

this one also has clear under spot for plate illumination kapsco

Custom Motorcycle LED Rear Tail Light with Integrated Brake Light and License Plate Bracket Universal Custom Fit Taillight Fendor Eliminator - Will Fit to Any Bike, Sport Bike, Harley, or Chopper Harley Davidsons, Suzuki, Honda, Kawasaki Cruisers and Sport Bikes
by KapscoMoto
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Old 02-29-2012, 01:27 AM   #60683
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Quick action throttle tube

I couldn't get my R1 throttle tube to work like I wanted it to, so I decided to modify the stock DR tube.

Pics and description here

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Old 02-29-2012, 05:35 AM   #60684
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http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...00_i00_details let me know if it opens for you!

this one also has clear under spot for plate illumination kapsco

Custom Motorcycle LED Rear Tail Light with Integrated Brake Light and License Plate Bracket Universal Custom Fit Taillight Fendor Eliminator - Will Fit to Any Bike, Sport Bike, Harley, or Chopper Harley Davidsons, Suzuki, Honda, Kawasaki Cruisers and Sport Bikes
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Too bad that thing doesn't have turn singals built into it.Nice little product.
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Old 02-29-2012, 05:59 AM   #60685
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I've been thinking of that, and what would work best in my mind is to just cut off part of the bracket and lengthen it utilizing two small steel plates and a welder... I have no welder... damn!

I might be forced to leave it the way it is, but someday i would like to add a power outlet also, in addition to the already installed HID and hot grips. Its amazing how much extra room a few more wires takes up! Overall I'm not "feelin-it" with my current set up around that whole area. Things just seem cramped.
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Maybe this will give some ideas. In order to get extra room around the instruments I made two brackets to move the fairing forward at the top bolts. This pic shows the first ones I made that were adjustable for length. It ended up that the adjustment wasn't necessary and I made simple brackets with two holes about 1" apart.



Later I made an aluminum dash to hold switches,LEDs,etc.



I mounted the 12v outlet on the side,out of the way. You can see the two bolts in the bracket,indicating how the fairing is tilted forward.



I've had this set up for over a year and it has done very well.
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Old 02-29-2012, 06:08 AM   #60686
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That is a great setup. It's a PITA seeing the turn signals and getting the key in and out, especially with 2 in bar risers.
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Old 02-29-2012, 06:25 AM   #60687
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Too bad that thing doesn't have turn singals built into it.Nice little product.
This one does http://www.ebay.com/itm/Triumph-Kawa...ba339f&vxp=mtr
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Old 02-29-2012, 07:13 AM   #60688
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MacG - perfect. Thx for posting that.
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Old 02-29-2012, 07:15 AM   #60689
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So would you wire that to work with the stock tail light, or remove the stock tail light and cover the hole in the fender?
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Old 02-29-2012, 08:21 AM   #60690
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Opened fine for me. Please post pics when you get it mounted. Nice looking unit!
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http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...00_i00_details let me know if it opens for you!

this one also has clear under spot for plate illumination kapsco

Custom Motorcycle LED Rear Tail Light with Integrated Brake Light and License Plate Bracket Universal Custom Fit Taillight Fendor Eliminator - Will Fit to Any Bike, Sport Bike, Harley, or Chopper Harley Davidsons, Suzuki, Honda, Kawasaki Cruisers and Sport Bikes
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