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Old 02-07-2013, 03:22 PM   #1
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Carbon Rally windshield for LC8 Adventure

Hey,

I like the KTM Rally Replica look, so I am playing a bit during the winter time. I want to produce a Windschield (from carbonfiber in the end) that will have "Rally like" look:

a/ that will fit with TT xenon lights - infact replacment shield for the TT one
b/ with "my" lights solution (Traitech lights will be used - still waiting for the box)

How it evolves

I started with some modeling fist... it is approx. 2cm lower than the original but more steep so the protection will be better and the behing the shield for e.g. navigation stuff will be created...


Than rough shape...


...was 3D scanned and optimized into supposed final look :-) Over the lights will be placed plexiglass as on RR.


next is the mould billeting on CNC...

What do you think? I will keep you updated...

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Old 02-07-2013, 03:54 PM   #2
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Looks awesome! I would be interested in one Subscribed.
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Old 02-07-2013, 04:31 PM   #3
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interesting. glad to see yet another inmate applying practical use towards product development.
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Old 02-08-2013, 02:45 AM   #4
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Waiting as patiently as possible...subscribed - very cool so far...
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Old 02-12-2013, 02:29 PM   #5
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Some updates:-)

The mould:



The Form:



The first testing piece (not cut out yet:-)

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Old 02-12-2013, 02:39 PM   #6
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Subscribed. I am currently looking at how to mount my trailtech hids, but are no good at making a mould etc.
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Old 02-12-2013, 11:10 PM   #7
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Old 02-13-2013, 04:05 AM   #8
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Looks great, nice work.
How are you going to mount it? The stock headlight "unit" carries the OEM screen, if you change it out are you making a tower or installing the trailtechs in the stock headlight?
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Old 02-15-2013, 02:42 PM   #9
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Looks great, nice work.
How are you going to mount it? The stock headlight "unit" carries the OEM screen, if you change it out are you making a tower or installing the trailtechs in the stock headlight?
thx.
no tower, nor original light unit... something waymore simple :-)
give me a week...

btw. I do play with the idea of auxilliary tank :-)
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Wow, that looks great so far. The thing I learn most from these "Carbon fiber" threads is that it is NOT easy to do. Good luck with the finishing.
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Old 02-17-2013, 10:08 AM   #11
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The version for Touratech headlights - almost ready!
Now I have to prepare the template for the "light tunnels" the "plexi" lights cover and it is done :-)







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Old 02-18-2013, 08:30 AM   #12
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The version for Touratech headlights - almost ready!
Now I have to prepare the template for the "light tunnels" the "plexi" lights cover and it is done :-)




cheers :-)
This version can also be used for german conversion headlights ?

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Old 02-18-2013, 08:35 AM   #13
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This version can also be used for german conversion headlights ?

Spettacolare !
You mean for KTM Bastler lights? It is a bit different version, but YES - I have it too...
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Old 02-18-2013, 10:57 AM   #14
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Old 02-18-2013, 02:11 PM   #15
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...stock headlight?

is an awesome super sweet carbon screen in the works for the stock headlight unit?
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