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Old 06-28-2013, 10:22 AM   #2356
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Guys the lights are from a company called Rigid Industries here is the website.
http://www.rigidindustries.com/
Watch that video on the home page very impressive and mine have taken a few hits without any issues. I had them on my KLX and had to move them to the KTM.
It was a very simple install after looking for hours... All I needed to do was add a few washers to space the base out. Using the existing bolt of off the fork mounts. This also gives me complete motion side/side and up/down to adjust. Here are some pics:





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Old 06-28-2013, 10:51 AM   #2357
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Why am I selling it?

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Old 06-28-2013, 12:24 PM   #2358
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Also to answer the wheel question:

They came from a Company Called: RAD Manufacturing

It took about 3 weeks for them to build but you have complete control of colors and options. I even had the spokes power coated black.

Still working on my fork guards since they will not fit with the larger tire plus I am installing a Speedo Healer the next chance I have in the garage.

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Old 06-28-2013, 02:46 PM   #2359
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Why are you selling it....looks like you've never riden it?

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Old 06-28-2013, 03:35 PM   #2360
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Why are you selling it....looks like you've never riden it?
No kidding. The L turn signal isn't even melted yet......
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Old 06-28-2013, 07:34 PM   #2361
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Guys the lights are from a company called Rigid Industries here is the website.
http://www.rigidindustries.com/
Watch that video on the home page very impressive and mine have taken a few hits without any issues. I had them on my KLX and had to move them to the KTM.
It was a very simple install after looking for hours... All I needed to do was add a few washers to space the base out. Using the existing bolt of off the fork mounts. This also gives me complete motion side/side and up/down to adjust. Here are some pics:





I have those on my 990 and they have saved my butt more times then I can count especially when it comes to spotting deer on the side of the road at night, not to mention the escaped 1000 LBS cow.

Love the mount on the 690 and next on my list.
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Old 06-29-2013, 02:32 AM   #2362
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Guys the lights are from a company called Rigid Industries here is the website.
http://www.rigidindustries.com/
Watch that video on the home page very impressive and mine have taken a few hits without any issues. I had them on my KLX and had to move them to the KTM.
It was a very simple install after looking for hours... All I needed to do was add a few washers to space the base out. Using the existing bolt of off the fork mounts. This also gives me complete motion side/side and up/down to adjust. Here are some pics:





Thank you for the quick reply.
One other question: does the beam of the aux lamp clear the headlamp hood or does it bounce back?
Thanks again!
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Old 06-29-2013, 06:57 AM   #2363
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Guys the lights are from a company called Rigid Industries here is the website.
http://www.rigidindustries.com/
Watch that video on the home page very impressive and mine have taken a few hits without any issues. I had them on my KLX and had to move them to the KTM.
It was a very simple install after looking for hours... All I needed to do was add a few washers to space the base out. Using the existing bolt of off the fork mounts. This also gives me complete motion side/side and up/down to adjust. Here are some pics:







Thanks Mattrider for the answer. Which model do you have? Did it come with the mount you used? Ok, two questions after all. Thanks again
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Old 06-29-2013, 05:15 PM   #2364
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Old 07-01-2013, 07:14 PM   #2365
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I was looking for the original box but couldn't locate it. I believe it is a D-series HD Flood, and it does clear the headlight hood but I get some shadow off the turn signals. Not that bothersome I would move the turn signal before any other light location. And yes they did come with the mounts.
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Old 07-02-2013, 10:27 AM   #2366
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Still working on my fork guards since they will not fit with the larger tire plus I am installing a Speedo Healer the next chance I have in the garage.
Nice wheels But why Speedohealer, it's not that time consuming to set the wheel diameter on the speedo?
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Old 07-02-2013, 11:11 AM   #2367
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Nice wheels But why Speedohealer, it's not that time consuming to set the wheel diameter on the speedo?
Actually, it takes LONGER to change the setting on the Speedo Healer then it does to change the wheel diameter on the speedo.
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Old 07-03-2013, 07:33 AM   #2368
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Actually, it takes LONGER to change the setting on the Speedo Healer then it does to change the wheel diameter on the speedo.
I haven't tried changing the diameter. How does this affect the ODO reading (which seems pretty close to my GPS ODO)?
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Old 07-03-2013, 02:19 PM   #2369
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Nice wheels But why Speedohealer, it's not that time consuming to set the wheel diameter on the speedo?
Not aware I could do that! The advantage that did sell me was the new toggle switch, with a push of that button I can switch between the dirt or street wheel settings. I need to look into changing the speedo before I start the project....
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Old 07-03-2013, 03:23 PM   #2370
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