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Windshield Hell
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kennyw Online
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Post: #41
RE: Windshield Hell
(12-15-2017 05:22 PM)c-breezy Wrote:  I like it! Which shield is it?

National plexi fairing 3. I also cut about 6" off the top. İmage
12-16-2017 04:18 PM
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TCinNC Offline
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New Bern, NC
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Post: #42
RE: Windshield Hell
(12-15-2017 01:32 PM)Dude Wrote:  
(12-14-2017 09:47 PM)jdinaz Wrote:  That's good to hear, please let us know how you like it after your ride.

Used the shield on my 35 mile trip to work. Definitely some buffeting and wind noise but nothing that drives me crazy. Holy heck it felt so good not having freezing cold hands today. First ride in weeks that they werent frozen afterwards. Protects your hands really well. Overall body protection is good. It is a little more drafty down by my groin and upper legs. Overall the plexistar is a solid purchase for me.

Had the bike up to 95 mph and i think it actually works better at higher speeds. No wobble and it didnt seem to catch wind.
If you add the MRA X-Screen Touring to the PS2 you will eliminate the buffeting and most of the wind noise.
12-19-2017 07:17 PM
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Mscb1100 Offline
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Mississippi
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Post: #43
RE: Windshield Hell
I have found GIVI Airflows to work very well.
I’ve used one my 2014 V strom 1000 for 3 years
Just added one this weekend to my recently purchased 2014 std
At 5 11 with the screen 1/2 way up it creates a still air pocket and guides the wind over my helmet with no turbulence


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Looks fast sitting still
(This post was last modified: 12-19-2017 08:45 PM by Mscb1100.)
12-19-2017 08:42 PM
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tate Offline
Break-In Period

north mississippi
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Post: #44
RE: Windshield Hell
Have any of you tried the slipstream windscreen? I just bought 1 was just wanting to know what to expect.

Haven't figured out posting pics yet maybe I'll figure it out soon
(This post was last modified: 12-30-2017 09:47 PM by tate.)
12-30-2017 09:45 PM
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Dude Offline
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Austin, Tx
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Post: #45
RE: Windshield Hell
Installed the mra xcreen on the plexistar. Now i have a mini goldwing lol
01-15-2018 10:38 PM
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jdinaz Offline
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Arizona
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Post: #46
RE: Windshield Hell
After trying several shields, I ended up with the same configuration as Dude, a plexi2 with the MRA deflector. I really like the plexi2, great wind protection for the hands and body.

John
2014 CB1100 Deluxe #00038
01-16-2018 08:33 AM
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EmptySea Offline
Been There

Chicagoland, USA
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Post: #47
RE: Windshield Hell
I'm glad it worked out for you Jdinaz. I had enough issues with trying to find a screen that I gave up. I think I'm just going to invest in some hand guards and go that route.

MTC


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01-16-2018 10:57 AM
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jdinaz Offline
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Arizona
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Post: #48
RE: Windshield Hell
I don't blame you ! Thanks for the kind words.

John
2014 CB1100 Deluxe #00038
01-16-2018 03:08 PM
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Dude Offline
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Austin, Tx
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Post: #49
RE: Windshield Hell
(01-16-2018 08:33 AM)jdinaz Wrote:  After trying several shields, I ended up with the same configuration as Dude, a plexi2 with the MRA deflector. I really like the plexi2, great wind protection for the hands and body.

Really has allowed me to ride this winter in comfort!


Quick question, do you get any reflection from the headliggt onto the screen at night?? Took the bike out for a spin with the screen and it was the first time ive really noticed tge reflection
01-17-2018 05:34 AM
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jdinaz Offline
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Arizona
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Post: #50
RE: Windshield Hell
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Quick question, do you get any reflection from the headliggt onto the screen at night?? Took the bike out for a spin with the screen and it was the first time ive really noticed tge reflection
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I haven't ridden with it at night yet, the weather has been pretty mild, so maybe next week and I'll get back to you.

John
2014 CB1100 Deluxe #00038
01-17-2018 05:48 AM
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