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PostSubject: Buttrest looks like a headrest?   Sun 20 Jan 2013, 13:50

Idea Just a thought - I was looking at pics of someone's DIY backrest conversion, and realized that the buttrest, especially raised up as a backrest, resembles a car headrest. This brought to mind the idea that maybe one could create a mechanism similar to a car headrest to make the height of the backrest adjustable, from fully-lowered buttrest to raised lumbar support. Anyone have any ideas or plans along those lines? Maybe I'll have to cruise a nearby junkyard and examine some of the different car designs...
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PostSubject: Re: Buttrest looks like a headrest?   Sun 20 Jan 2013, 14:42

The usual donor for a backrest on a 650 Burgman is a headrest from an Isuzu 4x4, or you could buy a conversion kit for your Silver Wing buttrest from here. www.bestbackrests.com
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PostSubject: Re: Buttrest looks like a headrest?   Sun 20 Jan 2013, 20:14

Befor ording from bestbackrests.com you may like to look thrue this tread.
http://www.silverwing600.com/t5667-honda-silver-wing-bestbackrests

I made my owne useing these derections.
http://www.leroybeal.net/motorcycles/silverwing/articles/backrest/backrest.html
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