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  1. Has anyone bought the 3/4 Indian helmet with the bubble shield? DIY anti-rattle solutions

    Indian Motorcycle General Discussion
    I think it looks pretty cool, and it is safer than going helmetless. I've read that the bubble rattles quite a bit, has anyone came up with solutions? I was wondering about adding strips of velcro, or some foam.
  2. DIY Reduced-Reach Controls?

    Indian Scout Guides and How-To's
    Has anyone done DIY reduced reach controls (actually, you're moving the controls, not replacing them)? Sure, the Indian ones are nicely cast pieces, but it's just brackets. Plate metal brackets can be made a LOT cheaper than the OEM castings. I'm thinking of doing prototypes from 5/4 and 2X4...
  3. My saddlebag alternative

    Indian Scout Sixty
    Found myself needing some storage. The OEM saddlebag are too big for my liking. Rigged up some straps and a couple snap hooks and came up with this...
  4. I'm painting my helmet. Any tips?

    Motorcycle Riding Gear & Accessories
    Anyone got any tips to share, any trade secrets? I'm just gonna sand it down, 800,400,120,80 then spray paint primer, paint, then clear coat. I'll try it on a spare helmet first.

    Motorcycle Riding Gear & Accessories
    Any suggestions on travel tool sets, roll bag brands, storage methods, essential but often forgotten items, things to nix from tool list that seem good but aren't worth carrying. I've got plenty of tools for my truck but am finding many are too big to use or carry around, and a dedicated bike...
  6. DIY windshield and seat storage racks

    Indian Motorcycle General Discussion
    The typical British man-cave, for those of us lucky enough to have one at all, isn't usually as big as that on the other side of the pond. Keeping Mrs downswalker sweet by not having various Indian parts stored on the dining room table here at Chateau Downswalker posed a bit of a problem, which...