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post #71 of 78 (permalink) Old 10-13-2018, 02:57 PM
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Just finished this for my mirrors as well. Felt goofy after loosening the clutch and the brake levers to reposition the clamps only to have to redo it because I forgot to screw in the mirrors prior to tightening.

Does anyone here know the size of the mirror screws? I want to replace the now empty holes where the mirrors were attached. Right now I got some janky electrical tape covering them up.
Something like these:


Not really a fan of the colors, but I came across these that offer different bolt styles:
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post #72 of 78 (permalink) Old 03-11-2019, 01:47 PM
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Anyone looking for plugs to cover the stock mirrors I bought these and they work great!

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post #73 of 78 (permalink) Old 03-12-2019, 12:21 AM
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I just went to my local auto zone and bought a pack of plastic plugs like the one in the picture below. Just brought the screw for reference and pow it looks awesome, bought local and is cheap!
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post #74 of 78 (permalink) Old 03-12-2019, 03:02 AM
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I like the mirrors, but my questions is: In your first picture, what is that 'thing' at the end of your right handle bar, on the throttle?
Perhaps a hand rest? or a clamp?

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post #75 of 78 (permalink) Old 04-18-2019, 03:42 PM
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Alright! I've read through this thread and got a bit lost. I want to do this mirror flip and want to do it right. Can someone do me a solid and post a link to the clamps I'll need (USA)? I got lost at the reverse threading deal... what do I need to know about that?
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post #76 of 78 (permalink) Old 09-17-2019, 03:45 AM
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Just received the clamps to attach the mirrors, one question: which tool did you use to screw the clamps?

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post #77 of 78 (permalink) Old 09-17-2019, 04:41 AM
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I used mirror side of the custom clamps and sandwitch'ed it with the oem lever bracket.
After changing to the wide drag bar theres even more space to adjust the mirrors.
I also wanted to use different mirrors, but I still havent found something I like and have the "e number" (german law bla bla).
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post #78 of 78 (permalink) Old 09-22-2019, 02:35 AM
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Finally installed the clamps and flipped the mirrors. Pleased with the result.

The painting of the clamps is almost gone but I am thinking of painting them in black.
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