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post #1 of (permalink) Old 06-27-2013, 04:50 PM Thread Starter
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"Struts"

So I was looking at the 900 seat that I am putting on and kept thinking that there was to much of a gap under the pillion portion of the seat.Attachment 8530
So I used some scrap wood at the shop and mocked these up.Attachment 8538
Not quite there but better.
After digging through the aluminium scraps at my Dad's house I found some 3/4" thick plate and turned it into this.Click image for larger version

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They fill the space nicely, let my saddlebags hang better than before Click image for larger version

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and will put the turn signals farther back so they won't interfear with the bags.
After I get the turn signals mounted I'll radius the edges a bit and polish them up.
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