Decisions, decisions,....

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Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by DuoGlide62 » Mon Aug 29, 2011 6:19 pm

Can't make up my mind here. I restored a set of original Royalite saddlebags to sell but after trying them on my bike
I wonder if I should sell the black ones instead ? Any opinions here ?
White bags : http://pan-clan.com/?p=1645

Black bags : http://pan-clan.com/?p=1508 (click on the picture to lose the archive list )



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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by steve_wood » Mon Aug 29, 2011 7:08 pm

I like the white ones - they pick up the white trim on the tanks.

The only drawback with the white ones would be that they show dirt more than the black ones.

Tough call.....

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by RUBONE » Mon Aug 29, 2011 7:25 pm

The white one do look mighty nice on there! I like 'em. :!:
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Post by DuoGlide62 » Mon Aug 29, 2011 8:30 pm

steve_wood "The only drawback with the white ones would be that they show dirt more than the black ones."

gulp,... you mean I'd have to clean 'em ?
LOL !

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by Garyson1311 » Mon Aug 29, 2011 9:56 pm

I vote for the blacks!

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by john HD » Mon Aug 29, 2011 10:34 pm

i'd go with the white ones. it does pick up the trim quite nicely.

a white windshield bag would really top it off! then grips, then floor boards...

looks good either way!

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by DuoGlide62 » Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:07 am

and then ? a white seat ? LOL

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by john HD » Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:20 am

with fringe!

john

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Post by RUBONE » Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:44 am

with fringe!
And a matching Do-rag!! :mrgreen:
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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by FlatHeadSix » Tue Aug 30, 2011 2:07 am

john HD wrote:with fringe! john
BIG fringe! :D

but I do like the white bags, even without all the other white accessories you might add.

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by Panacea » Tue Aug 30, 2011 2:43 am

I like the white bags much better, I suppose before you guys see my new 64 I better remove the white tassels off the grips :lol:

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by RUBONE » Tue Aug 30, 2011 4:34 am

Period tassels are fine. Modern three foot long crap stinks. Beck sold grip tassels for years in color to match trim or grips. The whole tassel thing, like most cool accessories, have been bastardized by the aftermarket. Too bad people can't leave things alone, but the more is better thought process has made a mockery of coolness, as with most things in life.
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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by awander » Tue Aug 30, 2011 4:06 pm

Yeah, I parked my '52 pan next to a recent Road Glide and the resemblance was uncanny-except my bike is about 3/4 size of the new one....

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Post by awander » Tue Aug 30, 2011 4:19 pm

If it was me, I'd go with the black bags...

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Re: Decisions, decisions,....

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Post by Scrap » Tue Aug 30, 2011 9:02 pm

One black one white....a bi-polar special.

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