Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

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Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by dcarver » Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:47 am

Something you may not see again.. Sevina's on top, Erica's on bottom...

Apologies for cross linking to my site but I can't figure out how to easily convert Drupal code to this board's format.

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by 0face » Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:58 am

That's like mounting the sun on the front of your bike... nice.
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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by wheatonFJR » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:36 am

0face wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:58 am
That's like mounting the sun on the front of your bike... nice.
Beautiful 13 FJR.

If you have the sun behind you..turn the lights off, or they may not see you...cuz they just think you is the sun.
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Post by Viper_Dad » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:42 am

Nice work! I love homemade brackets, make them all the time for stuff. Does that make me weird?
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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by thompsonian » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:54 am

Nice setup!!!
Viper_Dad wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:42 am
Nice work! I love homemade brackets, make them all the time for stuff. Does that make me weird?
No...just being a member here automatically does... :zombwobb:
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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by wheatonFJR » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:54 am

Viper_Dad wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:42 am
Nice work! I love homemade brackets, make them all the time for stuff. Does that make me weird?
I think the term is ..."special".
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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by Viper_Dad » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:13 am

Sometimes I make brackets to hold my brackets. Brackets support the world, ya know.
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Post by bigjohnsd » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:53 am

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by dcarver » Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:41 pm

Viper_Dad wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:13 am
Sometimes I make brackets to hold my brackets. Brackets support the world, ya know.
That's what happened here! The inner brackets were added after the first attempt failed!

and yes, you're weird. Welcome to the club.. :lol:
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Post by escapefjrtist » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:34 pm

That's a lot of light DC...you get to lead after dark!

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by dcarver » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:54 pm

escapefjrtist wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:34 pm
That's a lot of light DC...you get to lead after dark!

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Too funny, my sense of direction and lack of GPS skills will take you places you've never been before! :lol:

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Post by Wilco423 » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:10 pm

Somewhat off topic, but which tank bag is that in the last pic? Great documentation on the lights!

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by escapefjrtist » Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:14 pm

dcarver wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:54 pm
escapefjrtist wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:34 pm
That's a lot of light DC...you get to lead after dark!

~G
Too funny, my sense of direction and lack of GPS skills will take you places you've never been before! :lol:

Then, the stator will burn out and then where we be?
...on an adventure!

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by dcumpian » Fri Jan 25, 2019 5:44 pm

I have a question for you guys with aux lighting: I have a 2018A, so no adaptive headlights. In turns, there are times when I cannot see through the turn. It's my one regret for buying an "A" vs an "ES". Anyway, where would lights help me most in this situation: At mirror height or down on the forks by the brakes?

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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by Uncle Hud » Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:59 pm

I'm putting Darlas on my forks over the next two weeks.* That way, when I turn the front wheel, the lights illuminate where the bike is going.


* Also adding heated Laam seats, hardwired iPhone power, and replacing the cigarette lighter with a dual-port USB. All switched.
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Re: Clearwater Light Install - Sevina on top; Erica bottom

Post by natehawk750 » Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:31 pm

That's pretty much exactly how I've been thinking of setting mine up when I get it. Nice to see the mostly finished product besides just in my imagination.
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