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Hi Chaps,

I have to say I hated Clip-Ons as a youngster, more my brothers thing (on his RD400 as I recall). I don't like the riding position and I don't like pressure on my wrists. Now that said, I see this is becoming a really popular mod on Bobbers and whole heatedly confess I LOVE the look..:grin2: The Bobber just looks terrific as this modern/retro reincarnation of the classic 'Rocker' Care Racer.

Not my thing but hey I can still appreciated - cool as **** as they used to say..:smile2:

So to that end I thought I would start a thread so all you riders with Clip-Ons can have somewhere dedicated to share pics of your cracking bikes and 'I' get to enjoy the candy..:grin2::grin2:

I don't have this mod so can't share a photo, so 'half inched' this pic.:wink2:

Cheerio and looking forward to seeing your bikes.

Roy

P.s. I wonder who will be the first to put these on a Speedmaster..?
 

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I'm also considering clip ons as a way to keep my spine from being straight up and down. With your back slightly bent at the hips, bumps no longer compress your spine, rather they only move you like a hinge. I have "ace" bars on my Bonneville and it's actually a lot more comfortable than I thought it would be.

The pressure on your wrists comes with rear sets that move your center of gravity forward to the point that your legs no longer support you, so your wrists or abs do the work of holding you up. With the Bobber's controls so far forward, this is a non-issue, as it was with the Bonnie.
 

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It’s my favorite “look” for the Bobber.
Been saying it for ages.
Once I ride it (a lot) less with the Bobber, I will put some on.
I just love the way the clip-ons look & flow, but can’t ride long distance with them due to neck pain.
 

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Same here guys, love the look of clip-ons on the Bobber.
Definitely gives it a cafe look.
Don’t think I’ll go that route with my Bobber though, it’s comfortable enough, don’t want to go backwards.
 

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Hi Bobber-Bomb,

Very nice indeed, thanks for sharing.

We are still waiting for our first photograph of a Bobber (or Speedmaster :wink2:) with Clip-Ons..?

Cheerio,

Roy
This stunning bike belongs to a forum member. I hope it’s ok to share the pic, but I was sent it a while back in order to host it - so I assume it’s ok...

 

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I love my clip ons and have been a fan of them for awhile now on most bikes. I had them on my old Honda Shadow that I had before the Triumph and It was the first change I did to my Bonneville.

I keep throwing the shed picture around here but it's the only one I have access to right now along with an older picture from a ride with my cousin. Also threw in my old shadow (don't mind the basement pic/mess from when we 1st moved in haha)
 

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Café Racer is my life. I have a Ducati Paul Smart 1000LE and my cervical spine is already saying enough!
That's why I bought Bobber, it's more comfortable and the ride is cool and relax.
 

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Café Racer is my life. I have a Ducati Paul Smart 1000LE and my cervical spine is already saying enough!
That's why I bought Bobber, it's more comfortable and the ride is cool and relax.
He is my (ex) Ducati 1000 - the day I took delivery of it.
Loved looking at it, hated riding it (even after loads of mods...)

 
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