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Old 01-03-2013, 09:18 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Well, got brave, so here is the speedo trim piece:
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Tough piece to brush with so many angles/curves etc., but between using a straight edge to guide my hand on the top and propping the piece in various positions and using a flat surface to guide my hand to get the curve on the front, I think I managed to get it to come out to my liking. What do you think?
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Old 01-03-2013, 09:32 AM   #12 (permalink)
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At least you got all chrome prepped to shoot with flat black. :-/
Actually it looks good like that.


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Old 01-03-2013, 09:52 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Thanks... . Just realized looking at the top picture of the speedo trim that it goes pretty good with the stock finish on the trees...bonus.
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:05 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I saw a Harley tank that had this type of finish from the factory. It looked really good.
I really like what you did. I might do this to the ends of my bikes pipes.
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:08 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Looks awesome !!






now get to work on that gascap
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:12 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Thanks...wondered how long it would take for someone to say that!
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Old 01-03-2013, 04:24 PM   #17 (permalink)
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+1 on all the kudos. Looks great. I really like the shock.
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I really wish you people would quit finding new things to do to your bikes so i can stop seeing more things I want to do to mine
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It's a vicious cycle isn't it? But come on...you know you want to.
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I really wish you people would quit finding new things to do to your bikes so i can stop seeing more things I want to do to mine
Haha ditto


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