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Old May 13th 2013, 01:04 AM   #1
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One of those satisfying moments....found a bolt that fitted.

You know you need a particular size bolt and no one has it.

Today I went to my local fastener supplier and needed 4 bolts 5mm longer than what I had. It needed to be stainless and I needed 4 spring washers to go with it.

Well guess what they had exactly what I needed, came home and fitted up right away. Length spot on for the job. Needed them to fit my new mirrors. Bike is ready for a test ride.

Just thought I would share my satisfaction and for once being able to get a job done without the drama of incorrect parts and inability to buy what you want when you need it.
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Old May 13th 2013, 04:29 AM   #2
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Good on ya. I know the feeling. Those shops are a blessing.
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