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Hi, Purchased a new GL1800 and am open to suggestion. I want to install a set of Baker Wings and I'm not really sure which color would be best to go with Hot Rod Yellow? I was thinkiiing either clear or smoked. Any suggestions? Thanks.


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I have always seen the smoked, but it would be interesting to see something like the hot rod yellow with all clear. That would be a tough choice without actually a visual comparison.
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Gene found yellow ones which look nice


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My recommendation is to install the ones that YOU think will look the best on your bike.

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I like my clear ones but probably because they came with the bike. You will love them regardless of color. Cool in the summer, warm in the cold weather. The hand wings especially make an incredible difference in the cold.

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