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Old 03-21-2013, 02:47 PM   #3256
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White hot, black ground.

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Old 03-21-2013, 04:09 PM   #3257
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Model 30 light on Sale 25% off
Normally $60.00 each now $45.00

Don't forget the "inmate" discount. ~$80 for a Quality set (that's a pair) of Lights.

  • Spot Beam
  • 1500 lumens
  • .85amp@12v
  • 3 LEDs
  • aluminum housing
  • Length: 70mm , Diameter 55mm
  • black durable coating
  • o-ring sealed housing
  • one meter wire lead
  • includes flat mount (stainless) mounting bracket
  • glass shatter resistant lens
  • Sold individually
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Old 03-21-2013, 04:10 PM   #3258
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Lights arrived today, and they look very well made. Question on polarity; Black is hot, white is ground, right?

They should fit the bolt on the lower fender bolt on the Tiger, but I'll have to round the corners of the bracket with the grinding wheel just a bit.
White is +12vdc, black is -12vdc.

Post up some pics when when you get them installed.
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Old 03-21-2013, 04:19 PM   #3259
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White is +12vdc, black is -12vdc.

Post up some pics when when you get them installed.
Will do.

Thanks for the polarity info. A lot of the vehicles I work on use a white ground wire.
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Old 03-22-2013, 07:22 AM   #3260
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Will do.

Thanks for the polarity info. A lot of the vehicles I work on use a white ground wire.
A reminder for those using our led controllers. light wiring/connections must go to the dimmer, ie do not use a common ground.
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Old 03-22-2013, 06:57 PM   #3261
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Can someone tell me where I can buy a Waterproof DC/DC Converter 12V Step down to 5V Power Supply Module and have it shipped quickly, like w/i 3 days?



http://www.ebay.com/itm/Waterproof-D...188#vi-content



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Old 03-24-2013, 01:37 PM   #3262
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Here are the Model 30 lights mounted on the light bucket ear bolts on my Bonnie. I took a test ride last night and would guess I have twice the light intensity and distance with these than the stock headlight alone. Well worth the investment. I may mount a bar to the ear bolts instead to place the lights a couple inches lower so the turns signals won't be hidden buy them, but first I will ride like this for a while and see how it goes. Thanks John!



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Old 03-25-2013, 06:28 AM   #3263
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Here are the Model 30 lights mounted on the light bucket ear bolts on my Bonnie. I took a test ride last night and would guess I have twice the light intensity and distance with these than the stock headlight alone. Well worth the investment. I may mount a bar to the ear bolts instead to place the lights a couple inches lower so the turns signals won't be hidden buy them, but first I will ride like this for a while and see how it goes. Thanks John!

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Great to meet you on Saturday. Hope you had a good ride! Install looks great.
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Old 03-25-2013, 09:22 AM   #3264
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Any updates on a more road friendly/cutoff light?

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Old 03-25-2013, 01:40 PM   #3265
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Great to meet you on Saturday. Hope you had a good ride! Install looks great.
Thanks! Same here!

Roger and I did the wiring so he would know how to do his later when he got home. I had some time on my hands this afternoon, so I went ahead just a few minutes ago and added aluminum bar stock mounts to get the lights a little lower. I used 1/8" x 1" aluminum and it is plenty stiff for the short distance it extends the lights. Below is a picture of the modified install. I think I will feel less uneasy knowing other drivers will be able to see the turn signals (not that they every pay attention).



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Old 03-27-2013, 08:13 AM   #3266
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:41 AM   #3267
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The 2013 Frostproof Bike Fest was lots of fun.

Quite the variety of bikes.


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Old 03-27-2013, 11:31 PM   #3268
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Hey Sanjoh!

I put your lights on my Versys. I like them a lot. I bought the dimmer and the only nit to pick, is that at about a quarter turn, the lights are full bright. Other than that. I'll be putting your lights on the rest of my rigs.

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Old 03-27-2013, 11:51 PM   #3269
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Thanks! Same here!

Roger and I did the wiring so he would know how to do his later when he got home. I had some time on my hands this afternoon, so I went ahead just a few minutes ago and added aluminum bar stock mounts to get the lights a little lower. I used 1/8" x 1" aluminum and it is plenty stiff for the short distance it extends the lights. Below is a picture of the modified install. I think I will feel less uneasy knowing other drivers will be able to see the turn signals (not that they every pay attention).



Cheers,

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I like the look much better (moe classic) with the lights in line with your headlight, only the issue with the turn signals...it's tricky with a bike like yours, maybe the signals need to relocate?
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Old 03-28-2013, 04:48 AM   #3270
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14,400 lumens in that pic. You don't wanna see us coming offroad by night ...
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