Very inventive mods but I personally don't see the need for them. I practice the cone turns a couple times a year and I have never scraped anything but the back of the floorboard. I live in an area with a lot of twisties and I ride them hard and have never scraped anything on my XR yet.
2011 Cross Roads Sunset Red
OEM short windshield, passenger backrest, crash bars, saddle bag bars, heated grips, vinyl closeouts, tachometer, ambient temp, LED headlight, luggage rack. WD lay down licence plate.