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post #11 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 08:48 AM
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Nice Bike! Where did you get the chrome side covers? Are they metal?
I got them from HDL many years ago but they are no more available and only fit the 1800c model(brand: Big Bike Parts). They are plastic and chrome plated but qualiy is very good and they only cost a fraction of the stock covers. So since you have a R model google: Honda VTX 1800R chrome side covers

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post #12 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 12:11 PM
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I got them from HDL many years ago but they are no more available and only fit the 1800c model(brand: Big Bike Parts). They are plastic and chrome plated but qualiy is very good and they only cost a fraction of the stock covers. So since you have a R model google: Honda VTX 1800R chrome side covers
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I agree with Randman, A bit pricey and you can't just set on a few at the same time. And after installing and riding them, I believe you can't return it. The only seat I have sat on is a couple Mustang seats and not impressed. I have been my eyes on the Ultimate Lowrider. I usually ride for hours at a time and ride for days, just wondering if anyone has any advise about this seat.
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post #15 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-15-2017, 04:07 PM
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I've been thinking about getting an Ultimate Big Boy. I like the mustang touring seat but it puts me more forward than I would like. I'm 6'3" and weigh around 250. I could use a bit more room between the tank The 03 VTX1800 R I have has a gas tank that sticks out and is uncomfortable when your pushed too close to it. Looks like some of the other or later models have a slightly different tank.

Does anyone have the Ultimate Big Boy? Does it sit you farther back as claimed?
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