Best fitting fender flares

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Best fitting fender flares

Postby datsuntech » 30 Sep 2017 18:04

I'm looking for advice on bolt on fender flares. Anyone have any experience buying fender flares that fit well. I would prefer ABS, but excellent quality fiberglass is an option.

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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby RMS » 30 Sep 2017 20:15

two_68_510s wrote:I guess our donkeys are quicker then your sled dogs!

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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby datsuntech » 01 Oct 2017 00:10

I had no idea they made metal ones. They look nice, thanks for the option.
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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby KiKiIchiBan » 01 Oct 2017 14:43

Refresh60, not a cheap option, but I think reproductions are available. Mine:

ImageUntitledhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/125537058@N02/, on Flickr
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http://www.the510realm.com/viewtopic.php?t=26929

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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby vetteguy22 » 12 Oct 2017 16:14

I just purchased a set of the metal flares. It will take about a month to get. Glad to hear they fit well.
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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby RMS » 12 Oct 2017 17:00

the paint on them was minimal. will require a re-shoot
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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby vetteguy22 » 13 Oct 2017 06:04

Thanks for the heads up. I am not sure if I’ll leave them black or paint them body color.

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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby datsuntech » 13 Oct 2017 06:10

Keep us posted on how long it takes to get them and you opinion of the quality and fit. I am considering getting a set or two myself.
Always good to have more opinions.
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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby datsuntech » 13 Oct 2017 06:13

KiKiIchiBan wrote:Refresh60, not a cheap option, but I think reproductions are available. Mine:

ImageUntitledhttps://www.flickr.com/photos/125537058@N02/, on Flickr


Thanks for the reply and they seem to fit well, but I'm just not a fan of that style flares.
I don't like box flares or BRE flares either. I'm picky, I know.

Brock
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Re: Best fitting fender flares

Postby Yota15 » 24 Nov 2017 07:41

vetteguy22 wrote:Thanks for the heads up. I am not sure if I’ll leave them black or paint them body color.

Have you received the flares yet? I'm so curious about the fitment!


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