flip screens

Steve Northrop blackgpz at rochester.rr.com
Wed Sep 16 19:17:29 PDT 2009

You'll find the "quiet" solution will be a shorter than stock screen, 1 1/2 
to 2" shorter. The only tolerable tall screen I've found is the Zero Gravity 
Sport Touring screen. While it raises the wind blast to helmet level, it is 
very smooth, there is no turbulence or buffeting.

Steve in Western NY
'96 GPZ1100
'08 KLR 650
'08 Tuono Factory
"You Can't Fix Stupid", Ron White

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kevin Hollis" <kh at bluefx.com>
To: <gpzlist at micapeak.com>
Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 6:12 PM
Subject: flip screens

> Good to know messages working now, thanks.
> I bought a Powerbronze flip-up screen for more comfortable 
> cruising/commuting.
> However, I only succeeded in raising the turbulent flow from my collar 
> bone straight into my helmet, with a massive increase in helmet noise to 
> the point where the bike is unrideable and so I've gone back to the 
> original. :(
> I need another 6 inches of raise on the air flow on top of the flip.
> Should I :
> - buy a complete new screen, in which case which one ?
> - try this on top of the flip/original screen 
> http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/MOTORCYCLE,SCREEN-EXTENDER,FAIRING,SIDE-DEFLECTORS-BHV-_W0QQitemZ320416604640QQcmdZViewItem
> -try this on top of the flip/original screen
> http://www.motorcyclenews.com/MCN/Products/productsresults/Parts--accessories/2007/August/DIY-screen-extender/
> -try this on top of the flip/original screen
> http://www.bustersclassic.co.uk/proddetail.asp?prod=PUIGMP
> Thoughts?

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