Just last week my shorty antenae looked like it was lower than usual. I touched it and it came off in my hand. It had snapped just above the threaded stem that screws into the base. I am back to the original antenae so I will see how that works out.
2012 Victory Cross Country Tour (Stage 1)
2011 Victory Cross Country (traded in on XCT)
2009 Triumph Rocket III Touring (traded in on XC)
1998 Valkyrie Tourer (Hydralocked - sold as is)
1966 Honda 305 Dream (for sale)
1967 Honda 305 Scrambler (project)
1982 Honda CB900 Custom (need to put back together)