powdercoating luggage racks

Discussion in 'Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc)' started by Academy, Oct 2, 2013.

  1. Academy

    Academy Been here awhile

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    Anyone powder coat their hepco becker luggage racks? Will panniers still fit on them ok if i did have them powder coated?
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  2. Peanuts

    Peanuts Long timer

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    Yes. I have done a few sets. No trouble with boxes fitting afterwards.

    I think they are coated from the factory, so removing the original coat and applying fresh is not going to be a problem.
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  3. Whip

    Whip Onward through the fog

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    No issues.

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  4. StevefrmGV

    StevefrmGV MotoBro's RetroCycle's

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    No probs
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  5. Academy

    Academy Been here awhile

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    Looks good Whip!
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  6. Katoom72

    Katoom72 Been here awhile

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    Stop posting those damn pics of the dakar edition! My budget allows one and i just have to resist myself from buying...

    I keep telling myself my 950 is still good enough. (and it is but damn i want that blue beauty)
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