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    Modern front end swap... fusebox?

    For the guys who have swapped out their front ends with a modern USD fork setup.... what was your solution for the fuses. Im thinking about purchasing a small fusebox and just re-wiring in new fuses but Im curious to see if any of you have come up with a better solution.

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    Most Hondas that I've seen appear to share the same spacing of the handlebar clamps. If your donor is a Honda with a top-mounted 7/8" handlebar, your existing fuse box just might fit.


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    lol

    if you can handle the front end swap and wheel issues and brake swap and handlebar/control issues

    the fuse box is a minor speed bump in the whole project
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    I bought a small 4 fuse box and mounted it under the gas tank just behind the coils. If you put inverted fork on you will have to move your tank back or you forks will hit your tank. I also have a deluxe gas tank on my gl650.

    Like murray said, If you can do a front end swap the fuse box relocation is a walk in the park.
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    The thought of a fuse box under the fuel tank gives me pause. I can envision some scary things that could be averted by a different location.
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    you want the fusebox in a accessible place (not where you have to remove the gas tank ) so its easy to change a fuse

    when S#$T happens you dont want to have to field strip the bike to change a fuse
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    Quote Originally Posted by murrayf View Post
    lol

    if you can handle the front end swap and wheel issues and brake swap and handlebar/control issues

    the fuse box is a minor speed bump in the whole project
    LOL LOL LOL... yeah... I can manage... Im trying to see if maybe someone has a better idea than I do. LIKE I SAID IN MY ORIGINAL POST! thanks for your pointless response though...
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    So I have the '05 1000rr front end. I also have the deluxe tank mounted already. Was thinking underneath the tank as well. My tank removes with one bolt and then slides off so it might not be a huge deal to have it under the tank.

    Thanks for the input gents.

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    i used this one on my nighthawk 750 build and its under the seat i can get at it with no tools

    https://powerwerx.com/blue-sea-5028-...FZyPswodTyoCiQ
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    Quote Originally Posted by murrayf View Post
    i used this one on my nighthawk 750 build and its under the seat i can get at it with no tools

    https://powerwerx.com/blue-sea-5028-...FZyPswodTyoCiQ
    Thats not too shabby! I have a '07 ZX6R that I just pulled a trashed wiring harness off of. Im thinking about taking the fuse box off of it and using it.

    I wish I could use it under the seat like you but I have no room. Still working on a location that wont look cluttered :/

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