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post #1 of 3 Old Jul 30th, 2014, 2:05 am Thread Starter
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Question DIY lower windscreen Polycarb

I would like to have a smaller windscreen to replace that tall I have on now, specially for warmest period in the summer like now we've had weeks in the 30s celcius. Cant be too hard to get a hold of a template, buy a piece of Polycarbonate and cut out can it ?
mabey even ask the local glass shop to cut it out ?
Anyone knows how to get a template ?
Or of course use my big screen as a template and downsize
will it look like shit mabey
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Re: DIY lower windscreen Polycarb

How are you gonna form the curve of the windscreen? It's not just a flat piece of plastic cut around the edges.

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Re: DIY lower windscreen Polycarb

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How are you gonna form the curve of the windscreen? It's not just a flat piece of plastic cut around the edges.
about forming, I was thinking using a old one as a mallet, covering the old with heat resistant shield, and then warming slowly
I've come to the conclusion its probably not worth the work, better to find a used screen and cut it shorter
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