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Old 03-05-2010, 11:29 PM   #1
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did some powdercoating and painting on the busa

thanks to a busa board member for the tip on rustoleum satin
and thanks to scootertrash for the powdercoat job!

painted the brake/clutch hand levers, swingarm bolt, engine bolt rear brake cylinder and little detail bits also painted the exhaust bracket bolt

P/C the rearsets, buell pegs, shift/brake levers, pass pegs, shift rod, the 6 big bolt heads and 2 smaller ones

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debating on whether to paint the throttlemeister ends and see how it holds up or P/C them. my throttlemeister on my VFR were P/C and actually wore off where my glove contacted them alot.

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Old 03-05-2010, 11:33 PM   #2
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Old 03-06-2010, 12:04 AM   #4
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Looks nice!!!!

P/C the bar ends and get rid of the gold rims (black is good), then enjoy. Oh.... you could also shorten down that exhaust.
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Old 03-06-2010, 12:29 AM   #5
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Old 03-06-2010, 12:31 AM   #6
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would this be the same color as my kawi frame as well?
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Old 03-06-2010, 12:51 AM   #7
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looks good!
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Old 03-06-2010, 01:04 AM   #8
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Looks good....

Still weird associating you with anything other than VFR and Miata.....
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Looks nice!!!!

P/C the bar ends and get rid of the gold rims (black is good), then enjoy. Oh.... you could also shorten down that exhaust.
sorry man, i like the gold and i ain't messing up perfection.......


throttlemeisters black?
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Looks good. I like it!
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sorry man, i like the gold and i ain't messing up perfection.......
I agree!

Speaking of gold, how in the world are you able to keep your chain so clean?
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Old 03-06-2010, 07:08 AM   #12
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Old 03-06-2010, 08:24 AM   #13
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unless you're a busa person you prolly wouldn't notice the painted fairings from blue to black or the painted pass rearsets..........
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would this be the same color as my kawi frame as well?
dunno, but I'd bet close and if not, we gots what ya needs!!
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think i'm gonna paint all the bolt heads today.

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