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#989217 - 06/12/17 02:46 PM Laminar Lip?
Exploreinman Offline

Registered: 12/18/05
Posts: 480
Loc: Evans, Georgia
Anybody tried the Laminar Lip on your R1200GS or GSA waterhead?
"Not all who wander are lost!"

#989324 - 06/13/17 06:50 PM Re: Laminar Lip? [Re: Exploreinman]
tallman Offline
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Registered: 12/22/02
Posts: 19560
Loc: Tallahassee, Florida
My experience on the GT was favorable.
Before installing, I set up a bench in front of bike, nose high, with a strong fan.
Then put tell tales on screen, moved LL to various positions.
Interesting to see the effect of a slight position change.
Figured out what worked best wrt what I wanted, set the buttons and enjoyed the change.
If my mind wanders, should I follow it?
Conch Town Krewe
2003 K 1200 GT
1996 R 100 RSL
1980 R 100 RT
1972 R 75
1968 R 50
All now gone...

#989400 - 06/14/17 02:52 PM Re: Laminar Lip? [Re: Exploreinman]
Bill Spurgeon Offline

Registered: 08/18/00
Posts: 179
Loc: Phoenix, AZ
Originally Posted By: Exploreinman
Anybody tried the Laminar Lip on your R1200GS or GSA waterhead?

If you do add the LL, you will need to add a brace to the wind screen. if not, it will wobble at speed. Get one that braces both sides of the wind screen.

Bill Spurgeon
Phoenix, AZ
Remember - no matter where you go - there you are!
Buckaroo Bonzi

#989437 - 06/14/17 08:39 PM Re: Laminar Lip? [Re: Exploreinman]
DMilan Offline

Registered: 03/27/04
Posts: 509
Loc: Cleveland, Ohio
I very much liked the performance of the Laminar Lip that I had on my departed 2003 K1200GT and the one I had on my departed 2008 K1200GT.
Very effective, without having to put a HUGE screen on the bike.

Same goes for my departed 2014 RT LC.
Although, on the RT I thought LL offered a recycled 2013 RT Lip at the time. Could be wrong. It didn't fit very well, but still worked just fine.

They look a bit "tacked on".. because they are.
Oh well...
Pretty is as pretty does.

Edited by DMilan (06/14/17 08:41 PM)
'76 Honda CB 550
'05 R1200RT
'06 R1200GS
'11 R1200GSA
'12 V-Strom 650
'03 K1200GT
'14 R1200RT
'08 K1200GT
'15 R1200GS
and more / All GONE
Current 3
'10 R1200GS
'16 Honda NC700DCT
'13 R1200RT