Motorcycles - Page 228
It depends... If you're only riding on the street, I think they're a good idea...they really save the bike from bumps and bruises in a tip-over or rash in a low speed crash. However, if you do trackdays, I wouldn't install them. In a crash at the track, the bike usually slides quite quickly into the rough trackside, and the framesliders catch, sometimes causing the bike to flip, causing more damage than would have otherwise been the case... My 2 cents...
Sweet! Ever think about reupholstering the seat in a tan-ish brown that seems all the rage with the custom builders?
What do you think about swapping out the headlights with dual lights from the Thunderbird?
I'm actually leather shopping tomorrow.
I haven't - till now.
Just a leather shop here in town. I have a stock Bonneville seat so i'm having a local dude reupholster it for me. He's gonna bring the profile down a bit, add some memory foam and then a waterproof layer on top.
I didn't really like any of their seats and I'm looking for something classic like this: