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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 05-23-2015, 06:28 PM Thread Starter
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Freedom shield

Just a quick note that the freedom shield work great .
I have one my 2008 and it better then most shield I tried it look and made better then any windshield I owned and I been riding for over 45 years.
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-30-2015, 12:42 PM
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I just installed a 12" dark smoke freedom shield and love it. I did a 2000 mile ride after installing it & couldn't be happier. I am 5'9"
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-02-2015, 08:55 PM
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Trying out a 12" Freedom on my stock fltruse, same amount of wind as stock shield above 50. Going to try a 13". 6', 32"" inseam.. Will update.
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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-03-2015, 12:44 AM
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Trying out a 12" Freedom on my stock fltruse, same amount of wind as stock shield above 50. Going to try a 13". 6', 32"" inseam.. Will update.
Year RG and set up makes a big difference. My 09 RG came with 13" shocks and a 16" tire up front with a fairing mounted more straight ahead (more like your CVO). 14" is the answer for me (5' 10") The next year the RG custom came out. Bike had 12" rear shocks and an 18" Front wheel and the fairing was rocked forward slightly. Add that all up and I only need a 12" on a custom.

My wife's new 15 RGS I put a 12" and it was more than enough for me to have an awesome bubble of protection. Since you are taller than me I bet something closer to 14" will do the trick.

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[/SIGPIC]Wife and I on our Anniversary Ride July 2015 Highway 128 going through Anderson Valley on the way to Mendocino. Her ride is the 15 RGS. My old 09 RG is shown. Now I have a red 16 RGS.

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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-03-2015, 03:27 PM
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Hope so. Bike is not the same as the avatar. It's a 2015, have not updated the pic. Nice thing about Freedom (working through my local dealer) is that you can go up 1" at a time (that would make wife happier) lol 😀😀😀😀 and there is no cost or anything. Just keep the plastic on and keep trading till you get it right.
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-04-2015, 11:58 AM
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Just ordered a 14'' in the medium grey, Jon is very nice to deal with, can't wait to get it. flhman

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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-04-2015, 05:25 PM
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Have the 14" Freedom Shield on my 15 RG. Works perfectly, after having tried the 12" HD shield (very bad turbulence), the 15" HD shield (a bit too tall), then did some measuring and engineering, and got the 14" FS. I really like the slightly wider top corners, and the air just goes a few inches over my head. 6-2 30" inseam here.

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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-05-2015, 07:48 AM
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6'5" here. A Mustang seat that puts me back 2" and down 1" on a '13 RGC. I tried the 14" and the wife didn't like it. We've now had a 16" on now for 23,000 miles and lovin' it.

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