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Windshield everyone tells me I should have a windshield for highway. So, my dealer is having a 20% off night soon and as you can't really "try one on" I wanted to know if the HD windshields are o/k, and I assume they are quick detach. Do I go for standard height, lower, higher, etc.? I am 6' and with a 31" inseam I have more upper body height than average

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I originally got a std height, myself. At 5'9", or so, the arch was right in my sightline, not good. At your height, it might work out ok. One thing to think about, if you're gonna change the seat (most do), is, do that first and get your butt comfy, THEN find a w/s that fits your seating position. I ended up with two. A lite smoked 4" under for when I use the CC solo seat, and a 2" under for my two-up (Mustang). Good luck, and congrats on the incoming new ride.

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