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the carbon fibering begins

well ive ordered my toggle switches and tank rash gaurd and of course i got them in carbon fiber lol. i also had a gas cap cover thingy hanging on my wall for a few years now and i guess this is what i got it for that happens to me alot (ill get something for a project i havent even gotten or started yet xD)
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damn after closer inspection the gas cap cover wont fit , different pattern but ill get one thats right some time down the road(already ordered lol)

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I've got some carbon fiber vinyl wrap (left over from a semi-botched tank job on a Suzuki) that would cover the gas tank ring if yer interested in giving that a try...hint: it's cheap cheap cheap (aka free)...
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Nice

Where did you get the switches?
Those are sweet.


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I've got some carbon fiber vinyl wrap (left over from a semi-botched tank job on a Suzuki) that would cover the gas tank ring if yer interested in giving that a try...hint: it's cheap cheap cheap (aka free)...
i already ordered one but ill take it off your hand for the honja ricer project xD ill shoot you a pm
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Where did you get the switches?
Those are sweet.
here on ebay bulk up on them more you get the more they take off
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and heres some more "carbon fiber" things i hope to get down the road
rear tire hugger

front fender extender

and led blinkers
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bark buster hand guards with the new carbon fiber covers
http://www.barkbusters.net/media/new...-hanguard.html
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bark buster hand guards with the new carbon fiber covers
if i didnt already have hand guards i might go for some of those or these
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Just my two cents, but dont carbon fiber your windshield. Previous owner of my bike did this and well, it looks kinda stupid,
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I have that front fenda extenda, and its awesome. Noticeably less debris in the radiator, and it looks sweet.

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Just my two cents, but dont carbon fiber your windshield. Previous owner of my bike did this and well, it looks kinda stupid,
lol ya thats TOO much... im not no yupster. lol

im just going for a bit to brake up the red and black, im not going for the look at my fake carbon fiber bike look lol
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I have that front fenda extenda, and its awesome. Noticeably less debris in the radiator, and it looks sweet.
good that was my hope with it, to save the radiator from more rocks and twig attacks
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Tank rash guard arrived ..2 weeks before the earliest show up date o.o
Is a bit smaller then expected but that's OK.
Oh anyone know the paint code for the 08 kawi red?
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Tank rash guard arrived ..2 weeks before the earliest show up date o.o
Is a bit smaller then expected but that's OK.
Oh anyone know the paint code for the 08 kawi red?

If I'm going to slide my balls on something....Carbon Fiber won't be my first choice.

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Well maybe you can get one with a fireman or a pirate.

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Well maybe you can get one with a fireman or a pirate.
xD actually i use to be a fire fighter........ but yeah........ i went with carbon fiber xD
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I don't know the paint code..but theses guys will sell you the right paint...unfortunately they're in England and it takes some time for the paint to get here...I used them to match the paint on my 1981 BMW R-80...They have both spray cans and regular cans for your sprayer...

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I don't know the paint code..but theses guys will sell you the right paint...unfortunately they're in England and it takes some time for the paint to get here...I used them to match the paint on my 1981 BMW R-80...They have both spray cans and regular cans for your sprayer...

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