View Single Post
Old 11-03-2011, 02:08 PM   #65
TheMuffinMan
Forest Ranger Magnet
 
TheMuffinMan's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2010
Location: Denver, USA
Oddometer: 5,632
Quote:
Originally Posted by Apple Jam View Post
The stickers may/may not adhere fine, for a while.....
but paint and/or stickers would just get all scratched off flying through brush-covered and untrimmed old dirt roads at 40mph.

Seeing all the scratches and nicks in my tanks, tells me all that would be a waste of money.
But, both of the painted tanks pictured above look awefully darned good, for street bikes.
It might be a waste of money, but I think It'd be nice to give it a fresh coat every couple years. It won't last (at the rate I take dirt naps), but I do appreciate a sharp looking bike. I can't imagine it costs too much to be painted.
__________________
"To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield."
KTM 525 XC-W // KTM 950 Adventure
690 Wiki
TheMuffinMan is offline   Reply With Quote