Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Hi, Welcome to the Silverwing 600 Forum. We ask that you be polite and also introduce yourself on your 1st post. The members are friendly and helpful so just have fun. There is www.maxi-scoots.com site that is geared for all scooters and motorcycles.
 
HomeGallerySearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Having difficulty finding some pieces now
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby XDM© Today at 2:38 pm

» 2004 Seat advice.
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby Cosmic_Jumper Today at 1:54 pm

» Belt advice.
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby Fireman Today at 7:00 am

» Battery and Fuse Questions
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby Cosmic_Jumper Today at 4:17 am

» Brake Caliper mounting bolts
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby Mike from NS Today at 1:24 am

» Another Aussie newbie ..
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby RiverSong77 Yesterday at 11:03 pm

» FS: Tunnel Bag
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby sonuvabug Yesterday at 4:27 pm

» 4 1/2 years later...
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby sonuvabug Yesterday at 3:55 pm

» Front brake caliper bolt torque
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby zrx212 Sun Sep 19, 2021 2:36 pm

» New forum member and Swing owner - Australia
Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeby Dutch SilverWing Sat Sep 18, 2021 4:34 pm

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
 

 Cruddy rear end.

Go down 
4 posters
AuthorMessage
cotetoi
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 754
Location : New Brunswick, Canada
Points : 3899
Registration date : 2013-06-27

Cruddy rear end. Empty
PostSubject: Cruddy rear end.   Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeTue May 21, 2019 1:29 pm

I mean on the Silverwing scooter !!! Mine has a build up of road grime and aluminium dust! on it. It is easy enough to dust off but it returns real quick and looks like crap 90% of the time. I'd like to keep it shiny like the belt cover under the plastic but haven't come across anything that works. I know it will get dirty but does it have it to be that hard to keep it decent looking.

Jay.
Back to top Go down
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
Cosmic_Jumper

Number of posts : 3881
Age : 78
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 8985
Registration date : 2009-06-12

Cruddy rear end. Empty
PostSubject: Re: Cruddy rear end.   Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeTue May 21, 2019 3:57 pm

Jay

It's the air flow over your helmet & top case which is causing eddy currents aft of the bike.

Perhaps you could add a boy racer trunk wing to the top case to eliminate that turbulence.

What a Face Hey, it works for NASCAR so it will really impress the lads down at the Dairy Queen.

Cruddy rear end. Image19
Back to top Go down
terrier
Super Scooter Rider
Super Scooter Rider
terrier

Number of posts : 274
Age : 71
Location : Northumberland, UK
Points : 2535
Registration date : 2015-08-12

Cruddy rear end. Empty
PostSubject: Re: Cruddy rear end.   Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeTue May 21, 2019 7:26 pm

Cosmic_Jumper wrote:
Jay

It's the air flow over your helmet & top case which is causing eddy currents aft of the bike.

Perhaps you could add a boy racer trunk wing to the top case to eliminate that turbulence.

What a Face Hey, it works for NASCAR so it will really impress the lads down at the Dairy Queen.

Cruddy rear end. Image19

Oh no, you've started something now Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes
Back to top Go down
cotetoi
Silver Wing Expert
Silver Wing Expert


Number of posts : 754
Location : New Brunswick, Canada
Points : 3899
Registration date : 2013-06-27

Cruddy rear end. Empty
PostSubject: Re: Cruddy rear end.   Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeTue May 21, 2019 7:47 pm

I tried something similar to that: I ran my lawnmower behind the bike a few times, but it just kicked up more grass clippings. Oh well .....

Jay Laughing
Back to top Go down
gustav
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 131
Age : 69
Location : Davenport, Iowa
Points : 1036
Registration date : 2019-04-14

Cruddy rear end. Empty
PostSubject: Re: Cruddy rear end.   Cruddy rear end. I_icon_minitimeTue May 21, 2019 8:31 pm

I must have one! Who has them? LOL Paul
Back to top Go down
 
Cruddy rear end.
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Commander rear seat and cage.
» RZR rear seat and cage.
» Installing EMP's HD rear bumper for the Rhino
» Rear bushings.
» Rhino Rear Brake?????

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Honda Silver Wing :: Maintenance, Tips and Hints-
Jump to: