Adding some pics:
The alignment mark as delivered:
About a 2mm gap when assembled WITHOUT the Kaoko lock:
Standard setup with OEM Handguards:
Bad picture, but that is about 11mm to stuff in there:
I will tinker with it some more tomorrow, but hopefully someone can chime in...
But the more I think about it, the more that I think i may need to go the washer route... we'll see...