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post #1 of 21 Old 03-17-2011, 09:10 PM Thread Starter
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Acerbis supermoto Ft fender installed

I just installed the Acerbis supermoto front fender tonight. I was disapointed with it's size, as I was going with the after market fender for color change and not to correct any sail effect. It looks way too small to me, kinda like the pig has an under bite. Anyone want to trade a stock Gen2 black one for it? Probably not after this review. Just a try! I've got to go back to stock size or at least something bigger than this! Any other after market suggestions? Thanks.

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Not trying to discourage you, but the size may grow on you. (bad pun)

You might want to try it out for a few days.




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I'm going to give it a chance to grow now that the bike is turning black, but I'm still looking for a larger alterative fender....

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I just installed the Acerbis supermoto front fender tonight.
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I was looking at different fenders before and ran across SamM's KLR with a factory Kawasaki KX450F fender... I think the side profile looks good on it. He said that it bolted right on and required no modification. This is a picture SamM posted of it in a thread on another KLR forum. Hope I'm not breaking any copyright laws or forum rules by posting it.

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No rules broken, Stew, but in the future please Photoshop that ugly red thing out... ;^)

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factory Kawasaki KX450F fender... I think the side profile looks good on it.


That looks more the right size, from the side view...

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No rules broken, Stew, but in the future please Photoshop that ugly red thing out... ;^)

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Lol! Next time I'll try to find one with a Versy's in it .

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factory Kawasaki KX450F fender... I think the side profile looks good on it.


That looks more the right size, from the side view...
It does look pretty sharp doesn't it? Be nice to see a top down pic of it as I don't believe it has the "wings" that the stock gen 2 KLR fender has. Almost be worth stopping by a Kawi dealer to have a look at one and get a price on it.

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http://www.bikebandit.com/houseofmotorcycles/2010-kawasaki-kx450eaf-kx450f/o/m18871#sch638993

http://www.mxdirtrider.com/media/pro...450f-black.jpg

http://www.mxdirtrider.com/h-product...50f-kx450f.htm

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