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Something to Do on a Rainy Day:

Posted 10-30-2008 at 03:20 PM by Clay
Updated 10-30-2008 at 03:32 PM by Clay

Ashtray Installation on a SUZUKI SV1000S


I was sitting around bored today still reeling from the double enchilada and taco plate @ the restaurant last night thinking to myself, "What can I do on this rainy day without getting too wet...?" then the answer came to me from the midst of my hazy, smoky reverie: Install an ashtray on my Suzuki SV1000S!! So that's what I did.

Here goes:

1. The required parts:



2. Mounting location on the left clip-on next to clutch perch:



3. Clearance made for mount next to clutch perch:



4. Mount and mounting hardware:



5. Mount installed next to clutch perch: (Note-- the nuts are not tightened perfectly even but it's close enough for me)



6. Parts left to install:



7. Clamp in position:



8. Holder installed:



9. Rubber installed:



10. Ashtray installed:



11. Favorite Smokes:



12. Lighting Up:



13. Ashtray in Use:



So there is my 13 slide presentation on installing and using an ashtray on my Suzuki SV1000S.

Coming soon: Coffee Shop Road Trip!!
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    beansbaxter's Avatar
    WOW! That's awesome!!!
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    Posted 10-30-2008 at 11:36 PM by beansbaxter beansbaxter is offline
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    LOL. I would have to agree. That is pretty awesome.
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    Posted 10-31-2008 at 09:34 AM by shanks8318 shanks8318 is offline
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    Clay's Avatar
    Thank you, thank you.
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    Posted 10-31-2008 at 11:46 AM by Clay Clay is offline
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    ramoon83's Avatar
    Wow, that's the way to stick it to the weather!! :D
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    Posted 11-02-2008 at 11:14 AM by ramoon83 ramoon83 is offline
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    mikefsu's Avatar
    Clay you really need to find something to do like just ride in the rain
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    Posted 11-02-2008 at 11:16 AM by mikefsu mikefsu is offline
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    MooseyR1's Avatar
    love the idea, as I love to smoke, however you may have issues with wind and ashes and such. awesome tho, may i suggest a giant ass windshield
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    Posted 11-03-2008 at 08:02 PM by MooseyR1 MooseyR1 is offline
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    Jalharad's Avatar
    also converts into a cup holder?
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    Posted 11-04-2008 at 07:39 AM by Jalharad Jalharad is offline
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    Clay's Avatar
    no giant ass windshields, no time for holding cups... this is for my lit cigarettes. LOL
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    Posted 11-04-2008 at 08:33 AM by Clay Clay is offline
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    james1300's Avatar
    Smokey Bear is gonna kick your ass!
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    Posted 11-05-2008 at 06:15 PM by james1300 james1300 is offline
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    Monkey's Avatar
    OMG...I lmao...then, I thought, I have GOT to get one of those! The irony...I'm sitting outside in the rain having a cigarette, as I read this. (well, partial cover) LOL
    I'm the only one who smokes in my riding circle....that would be the shit!
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    Posted 11-06-2008 at 08:26 AM by Monkey Monkey is offline
 

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