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Old 02-12-2018, 11:14 PM
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Found a small fairing that fits...sort'ov

Found a cafe fairing on Amazon that, after a little trimming and tweaking finally fits the '81 Standard. Doesn't add much for wind protection, and I can't use the windshield bubble because of the rotten square gauges being way too big. Koodos to the body shop supply store for matching the paint from an empty 3 year old rattle can.
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Old 02-13-2018, 08:56 AM
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If it's fiberglass, you can easily do some mods to it. Plastic is harder, but doable with a little practice. I like the looks, but by bringing the top up at a higher angle you should be able to have it "cover" the gauges. Think a line from the headlight to the top front of the gauge cluster, curving down the sides to cover the mount hole for the bubble. That will give you a little more color in front, but still not look too big.
Oh, I'm not really big on green, but the bike looks great! VERY nice job.
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Old 02-13-2018, 04:22 PM
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It's now into it's third paintjob. I swear, if I drop it, the hit will look like a broken gobstopper. The last colour was Ford Kodiak Brown, which looked awesome in the sunlight, (like a root-beer sucker), but looked like any other black bike in the dark or overcast day. The green has grown on me. I've had a few people in parking lots mistake it for a Norton...which is never a bad compliment on a $300 bike.
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06 Katana 600 (Sold)
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78 GS1000 Cafe (Traded for a Chrysler 68 Newport)
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Schwinn Tricycle red (with a loud bell)
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Old 02-14-2018, 03:38 PM
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fairing

I don't remember just how I did it, but I lowered my guages on my F. I think I turned the mounting bracket up side down. Anyhow, not very difficult to do.
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