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Old 07-08-17, 05:37 PM   #221
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That looks pretty darn good.

Although I agree it needs something... perhaps just a little detailing around the colour block edges, as per your mock-up.
Thanks ophic.

Added some white stripes! Bit of an improvement.



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Old 07-08-17, 07:07 PM   #222
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I give you my opinion,that is one fantastic build,but I would continue the blue down towards the black so you have a broad white band 4 -5 inch deep,this might reflect the line of the frame,once again fantastic build
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Old 07-08-17, 07:31 PM   #223
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Thats lovely.

Adding the additional white stripe in has really helped. Maybe another at the bottom to help the transition to the black?
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Old 08-08-17, 07:51 AM   #224
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Funny how the addition of one little stripe really brings it out. That looks a lot better - doesn't have the "something missing" about it anymore and is actually still quite subtle, as in, not over-detailed.

Personally I don't think it needs any more - of course play to your heart's content.
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Old 09-08-17, 11:16 AM   #225
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How do you find the lack of front mud guard (fender)
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Old 10-08-17, 06:54 AM   #226
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Thats lovely.

Adding the additional white stripe in has really helped. Maybe another at the bottom to help the transition to the black?
Yeah i think that's what I'll do when i get the chance.

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Funny how the addition of one little stripe really brings it out. That looks a lot better - doesn't have the "something missing" about it anymore and is actually still quite subtle, as in, not over-detailed.

Personally I don't think it needs any more - of course play to your heart's content.
Agreed, its just enough to tie it in with the tank/cowl stripes

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How do you find the lack of front mud guard (fender)
Well, firstly, I'm a fair weather rider so spray isn't an issue. And if i get caught in some rain il just have to deal with it i guess!

I'm hoping the mesh will prevent any stones from being thrown up into the engine/exhaust area so that shouldn't be a problem.

Other than those potential issues... it certainly feels no different to ride. And its quite nice seeing the rotation of the tyre in my peripheral!
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