gotten used to my windshield

Discussion in 'General OFF TOPIC' started by jamesearl, Aug 2, 2015.

  1. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    My first 2 bikes had no windshield,my last 2 have.Took it off yesterday,temp.'s are in the upper 80's.It's great around town,but when I took her on the hwy.my face was flapping in places I didn't even know were loose.
     
  2. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    After having 1 it's hard to be without.:)
     
  3. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Yeah, I rode without mine once for 30 minutes.
     
  4. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    About 4 years ago on our way to Sturgis I switched bikes with my brother Jack, he on my Ultra and me on his Street Bob. After riding at 80 mph through a tank of gas I told him either he bought a windshield for it or I'd buy it for him.

    He picked 1 up at the rally and never looked back. :s
     
  5. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    I took it off when I got home for 1 short ride and back on again, I traded it in now my Trike has a windshield and it AINT coming off:p
     
  6. Harttoo

    Harttoo Senior Member

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    Took Mine off for a ride ten years ago and got a June bug right in the forehead.Windshield on since!!Once ,I was hit in the fairing with a piece of shingle,kicked up by an SUV.I think it could have decapitated someone without protection!
     
  7. gator508

    gator508 Senior Member

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    Always happy to have it on during Love Bug season!