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Mirror Extensions?

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' at netrider.net.au started by RobE, Sep 25, 2007.

  1. My left shoulder is pretty attractive but I would rather see more of the road and the drivers who are trying to kill me.

    I was thinking of making up an extender with a bolt and threaded collar. The bolt would fit into the handle bar and the mirror would screw into the collar. This would lift the mirror to give me a better view. Hopefully screwing the mirror in would tension the whole unit and stop it from loosening up.

    Has anyone done this already? How did it go? Am I trying to "reinvent the wheel" 'cos these things readily available from bike shops (but not in FTG)?

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  2. Great idea but don't forget that any extension will exaggerate any vibes at the bars and in fact you may see even less.
     
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