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Old 07-30-2009, 06:42 PM   #1532
Plays with dirt
Joined: Mar 2002
Location: Occidental, CA - Sonoma County
Oddometer: 899
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Be original with your custom paint. YOU have no need to copy the factory scheme. You're out there doing it!

Originally Posted by Mav
Suspension is one area I've not played with yet - the wizard took care of it. First time around - they lasted 19,000 miles of commuting, two up touring and plenty of abuse off-road. The original coating finally gave way which lead to the seal going on one of the legs. For 400 pounds - a local suspension specialist rebuilt them including stripping and recoating the legs, this time chrome rather than the original fancy coating. It doesn't look as cool and, for the experts, it will have a little more 'stiction' but I'm no expert and it will last a hell of a lot longer

Certainly seemed to do the trick at the MX track:

My next bit of bling is a second set of tank panels - I'd like to get a custom paint job. Any suggestions? I'm liking this:

- Vincent

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