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    Back at it

    DSC_0431.jpgHere's a look at how the work developed, a mind bender as more time was spent looking at it as working on it.:Pounded that headlight ring around an old galvanized pail bottom until it was about the right diameter, whatever ya got, use it.
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    DSC_0451.jpgThis metal work was done by hand and the eye, got it as close to symmetrical as possible. Nothing is perfect, but then, that is what makes a one off unit.
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    I'll try a color one, having lots of trouble posting pictures, then I'll sign off.DSC_0450.jpg

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    Back at it

    I am not to big on fairings but that looks very cool.

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    So befitting the utilitarian BMW...I really like the look!
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    DSC_0490.jpgPushed it out into sun today, roads are really badly rutted, waiting for the hole patchers to come by.
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    Out for spin today, seems OK, rain tomorrow. Another winter past, another project finished.DSC_0499.jpg
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