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post #1 of 20 (permalink) Old 04-14-2009, 07:28 AM Thread Starter
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pictures of my hard bag mod

Good Morning all,

I added some used ebay hardbags to my motorcycle over the winter. I thought you would like to see the new look of my bike, I'm pretty happy with how it came out.

click here to see the pictures (you have to click on each picture to open it)

http://physics.harvard.edu/~cotreau/...e_hard%20bags/

enjoy.....Stan

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new tires (OEM Stones) 6/2008
home made floorboards (knifemakers styling)
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added customLED load equalizers for the bags LED lights 3/2009
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Hey, those look pretty nice on there Stan, and different. And nice because they're different. Good job.

They come in that color or did you paint them to match? Either way they look like they belong.
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they came like that.........no painting for me!

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new tires (OEM Stones) 6/2008
home made floorboards (knifemakers styling)
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They look real nice Stan, side opening and locking too, very cool...
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Looks great, Stan. You've done a nice job on the entire bike


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They look real nice Stan, side opening and locking too, very cool...
thanks........

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new tires (OEM Stones) 6/2008
home made floorboards (knifemakers styling)
stator replaced 6/2008
cobra slashcuts 7/2007
clear alternatives brake & tailight 8/2008
Added Mutazu hard bags 3/2009
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Looks great, Stan. You've done a nice job on the entire bike
thanks, it has been fun "adding my personality" to my bike

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new tires (OEM Stones) 6/2008
home made floorboards (knifemakers styling)
stator replaced 6/2008
cobra slashcuts 7/2007
clear alternatives brake & tailight 8/2008
Added Mutazu hard bags 3/2009
added customLED load equalizers for the bags LED lights 3/2009
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Looks sharp!

Paint some black on them and they could match the tank very well.

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Looks sharp!

Paint some black on them and they could match the tank very well.
I'm thinking I may paint the doors black.... rattle can black that is

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new tires (OEM Stones) 6/2008
home made floorboards (knifemakers styling)
stator replaced 6/2008
cobra slashcuts 7/2007
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I have found out that rattle can works well, with the right amount of prep

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