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Old 10-26-2010, 01:03 PM   #1
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is it just me or can you not see much other than your elbows on the kawasaki mirrors?
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:04 PM   #2
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couldnt see a thing on my stock Kawi Z1000 mirrors, got bar-ends a couple days after getting the bike.
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:04 PM   #3
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Its not just you nor is it just your kawasaki. Almost all SS bikes have mirrors.
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:08 PM   #4
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is it just me or can you not see much other than your elbows on the kawasaki mirrors?
Just narrow bikes.
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:09 PM   #5
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Try bugeyes;
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:17 PM   #7
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that doesn't seem like a bad idea if it actually works
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Old 10-26-2010, 01:21 PM   #10
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that doesn't seem like a bad idea if it actually works

That's why I have that web site in my motorcycle favorites on this browser. If I ever get a sport bike I may rock them. It's not like I have ever been pressured into conformance simply for looks.
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I am so used to moving my elbows in when I look back I dont even think about it.
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I love the mirrors on the ZX14, can see anything and everything
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i bet you cant see the lunar lander
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Old 10-26-2010, 04:56 PM   #17
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all I see is my elbows on my 07 zx6r, i have to move my arm in order to look back. I thought I was doing it wrong but I guess im not the only one
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Thats cause the moon landing was a fake there's nothing there.
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Old 10-26-2010, 06:07 PM   #19
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I see just fine with the mirrors on the ZX-6R. These are pretty adjustable. A lot better than the ones on the ER6N.
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There's this new invention called a neck! Have u guys heard about it? it allows u to swivel your nugget instead of using those lil reflectors u ppl call mirrors
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