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Author Topic: Trafficators (Turn Signals)  (Read 5569 times)

heloego

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #30 on: November 07, 2013, 01:17:30 AM »
Here ya go.

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #31 on: November 07, 2013, 01:31:20 AM »
Nice, thanks!

Where did you get these things with 2" stems?  I bought some a year ago from NFG, and they didn't have any but the ones without stems...

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #32 on: November 07, 2013, 01:46:58 AM »
They're in the NFG catalog, Page 115, center, item # Z90457, Amber, 2 inch stem. The photo shows the one with the 2" stem, $15.75 each.
The NFG site lists only the short-stemmed unit, so it's best to order them on the phone.
I ordered 4ea. and the two front units clear the forks nicely when mounted in the factory brackets.
IF you decide to use brackets NFG has pre-modified brackets for $3.98 ea +shipping. I didn't write down the part #, but Tim or Gary are most helpful, so whichever way you go, give 'em a call.
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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #33 on: November 07, 2013, 09:59:10 AM »
Ohhhh, yeah - the print catalog... I remember now.  They didn't have them when I was shopping.  Maybe I'll look into getting a pair for the rear, since I still haven't sorted that back end lighting out yet...

Thanks!

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #34 on: November 07, 2013, 05:34:04 PM »
the best deals on short stemmed taillights come from Cycle Gear, about $17.00 a pair with a variety of shapes to choose from.
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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #35 on: November 08, 2013, 12:05:28 AM »
...dipping back into the archives for that pic - huh, Bare?  ;)

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #36 on: November 08, 2013, 05:56:03 PM »
I've got lots of pics! Unfortunately, that's about all that's left.
I did put the same turn signals on the Goose, though
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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #37 on: November 09, 2013, 10:06:37 AM »
I've got lots of pics! Unfortunately, that's about all that's left.

Yeah...  I'm sorry I mentioned it.   :-[

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Re: Trafficators (Turn Signals)
« Reply #38 on: December 15, 2013, 04:45:31 PM »
I've got lots of pics! Unfortunately, that's about all that's left.
I did put the same turn signals on the Goose, though
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            After all this latest tail/brake/license bracket & directional blinker light work that I just finished I still don't like it even though it "looks" good. I think the next time I reeely have nothing better to do I'm going to switch to an even smaller blinker light like in your picture & THIS time I will paint any visible chrome black to make them "disappear" more.

           I would remove them totally, but there will come a day when I can no longer ride at all & it would NOT be a selling point in today's "safety delirious" world to tell a buyer he had to go home first & install blinker lights.     
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