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Old 08-29-2012, 01:05 PM   #2671
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[QUOTE=sanjoh;19473501],

Not sure who makes these mounts but with the lights up high, you could see a long way.




i'd like to know who makes those mounts too!!

thanks Sanjoh! :-)
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:08 PM   #2672
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Not sure who makes these mounts but with the lights up high, you could see a long way.




i'd like to know who makes those mounts too!!

thanks Sanjoh! :-)
Jimmy Mounts from Denver BMW maybe?

http://www.bmwofdenver.com/eshopprod...GT_Light_M.htm
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Old 08-29-2012, 01:38 PM   #2673
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Jimmy Mounts from Denver BMW maybe?

http://www.bmwofdenver.com/eshopprod...GT_Light_M.htm
Looks like it. What a ridicoulus price for a piece of steel.

If someone would volunteer their K1200GT I think we could get the cost way down and make them out of Aluminum
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Old 08-29-2012, 04:12 PM   #2674
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Two 30W quad XM-L


Stock 5W halogen city light


Both 30W modules on




55W Halogen for comparison
Thats awesome... u have any pics of your mod?? i was thinking about doing the same thing with my 08 KTM
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Old 08-29-2012, 07:43 PM   #2675
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How are you guys mounting these lights to your caliper bolts (or are you)? Is the included bracket sufficient?
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:11 PM   #2676
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How are you guys mounting these lights to your caliper bolts (or are you)? Is the included bracket sufficient?
Depends on the bike. Some are a direct bolt on others require a bushing and a longer bolt.

What type of bike do you have?

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Old 08-30-2012, 01:18 AM   #2677
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Sanjoh you are indeed an evil man !! I came here again tonight and dropped a whole shit load of money !!!

I have been really pleased with them on my Sherco and DR so now my old GS and Norton are going to get the treatment .

Crap I should have organized my very own group buy !
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Old 08-30-2012, 03:20 AM   #2678
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Looks like it. What a ridicoulus price for a piece of steel.

If someone would volunteer their K1200GT I think we could get the cost way down and make them out of Aluminum

totally agree re cost but i'd prefer steel for strength n to reduce vibration?
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Old 08-30-2012, 03:36 AM   #2679
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Made these brackets for my '04 K12RS from 1 1/2" x 1/8" aluminum flatstock. Used chrome 3/8" spacers from ACE Hardware to fit the recess where the cap screw bolts the fender on, and longer bolts. I used manilla folder material for the initial template, a jigsaw, vice, hammer and a file, it's not rocket science.......

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Old 08-30-2012, 03:46 AM   #2680
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I got my model 30's a couple weeks ago, and have had them on awhile now. Last night was the first "deep, dark creepy ass - deer filled" evening I had to ride home. I really got the model 30's as I wanted basic daytime running lights, no dimmers, no multiple intensity, just on and off.

I was very pleased as a rode 110 miles home last night in the dank dark wee hours. The model 30's threw a big white ball of light about 45 yards out, give or take. I apparently had them just a bit cross eyed, which you dont really see in the daytime. At night, the "crossed beams" met in the middle and really came through. My pale yellow ass stock headlamp just a flicker in comparison.

Guess I am saying I am pleased with the model 30 units .

I'm bad at long goodbyes too...)

Any pics on where/how these are mounted? It looks like exactly what I want for my KLR.
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Old 08-30-2012, 08:05 AM   #2681
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Made these brackets for my '04 K12RS from 1 1/2" x 1/8" aluminum flatstock. Used chrome 3/8" spacers from ACE Hardware to fit the recess where the cap screw bolts the fender on, and longer bolts. I used manilla folder material for the initial template, a jigsaw, vice, hammer and a file, it's not rocket science.......

Looks nice but if it's only that one bolt the lights have quite a bit of leverage to loosen the bolt when you hit bumps..
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Old 08-31-2012, 04:02 PM   #2682
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Looks nice but if it's only that one bolt the lights have quite a bit of leverage to loosen the bolt when you hit bumps..
I'm thinking the bracket is resting against the fork leg, so it cannot rotate back.
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Old 09-01-2012, 04:33 PM   #2683
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M60 just ordered!

Will post images after installation

Thanks for the advrider discount!!

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Old 09-02-2012, 02:57 AM   #2684
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Will post images after installation

Thanks for the advrider discount!!

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Thanks for your business!

Let me know if you have any questions on the install.

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Old 09-02-2012, 03:42 AM   #2685
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I like the rotary dimmer, handy having the adjustment knob and off option right on the dash.

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