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Hi!

I really like the original mirrors Raider, but the arms are too short and I do not see cars directly behind me going. Where can I buy a long arm to the original mirrors Raider?

Thx!

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #1 on: Jul 20, 2012, 10:30:00 AM »
    Yes, I know the auction. Finally, of course, buy the risers, but first I am looking for arms.

     :)

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #2 on: Jul 20, 2012, 11:11:09 AM »
    Other than extensions, I don't know that you can 'replace' the arm on the OEM mirror

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #3 on: Jul 20, 2012, 11:49:51 AM »
    Maybe take it to a machine shop and see what they're able to do with it.  Maybe they can cut it and add a stem piece in the middle.

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #4 on: Jul 20, 2012, 11:55:48 AM »
    Other than extensions, I don't know that you can 'replace' the arm on the OEM mirror
    On the Roadliner/Stratoliner the stem unscrews from the mirror. I haven't tested it on the Raider.

    I don't thnk it does, but I can't say I ever tried either.

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #5 on: Jul 20, 2012, 02:07:27 PM »
    And you do not mind a mirror image of Raider?!

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #6 on: Jul 20, 2012, 02:13:15 PM »
    I run those extensions and it works great.  Doesn't even look half bad.  And I can actually see traffic behind me now!

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #7 on: Jul 21, 2012, 12:21:37 AM »
    I had em on mine and loved em. I'll be getting them on my next Raider if/when it happens. :rolleyes:

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #8 on: Jul 21, 2012, 01:41:13 AM »
    I had em on mine and loved em. I'll be getting them on my next Raider if/when it happens. :rolleyes:

    No "if" LD, It "will" happen...  :thumbs:

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #9 on: Jul 21, 2012, 01:55:21 AM »
    Thanks Bill!

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #10 on: Dec 03, 2012, 08:46:01 PM »
    I run those extensions and it works great.  Doesn't even look half bad.  And I can actually see traffic behind me now!

    What extensions?  I also can not see behind me using the stock mirrors...........

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    Re: The short oryginal arm mirrors - where to buy longer arms?
    « Reply #11 on: Dec 03, 2012, 09:45:24 PM »
    I run those extensions and it works great.  Doesn't even look half bad.  And I can actually see traffic behind me now!

    What extensions?  I also can not see behind me using the stock mirrors...........
    http://item.mobileweb.ebay.com/viewitem?itemId=370679287433&index=0&nav=SEARCH&nid=30744201330
    I have big plans...