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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT Thumbies
PostPosted: Fri Mar 29, 2013 12:20 pm 
Retro Guru
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Here's another idea :

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might look good with both mods done ?

WD :D


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT Thumbies
PostPosted: Tue Apr 02, 2013 11:34 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
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The textured finish is far better in my humble onion :? It seems more in keeping with the basic feel of the shifter,more industrial works really well.

8) 8)

And yes, the contrasting stripped section works well with it :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT Thumbies
PostPosted: Tue Apr 09, 2013 11:15 am 
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I like the polished ones...


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 Post subject: Re: Polished XT Thumbies
PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2013 10:36 am 
BoTM Winner / Gold Trader / Rider
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Very nice! Looks much lighter!

Hate polishing too, but when they come up for sale like that...... :wink:


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