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I, being not tall, got tired of having to look through my tall windshield. I tried the short windshield but got too much wind buffeting so I stayed with the tall one. I'm also cheap! I figured that it couldn't be that hard to cut an inch or two off the top of my windshield so I went at it. I made a template of the top of the shield out of cardboard. Taped up the top part of the windshield with blue painters tape. I sat on the bike and picked a point about nose level on the windshield and marked it. I then taped the template to the bike and traced the out line.
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6009.jpg.html?sort=3&o=17
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6023.jpg.html?sort=3&o=3
Then it was show time... I used a sabre saw with a fine tooth blade and started cutting.
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6012.jpg.html?sort=3&o=14
I took real care to stay as close to the traced line as possible. It cut very easy and made lots of little snow flakes!

http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6016.jpg.html?sort=3&o=10

After cutting I sanded the edge with an orbital sander with increasingly fine sand paper until it was as smooth as I could possible get it and removing all the saw marks.
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6024.jpg.html?sort=3&o=2


Then using a 3M headlight polishing kit I polished the edge to near clear! I came out great. It only took about an hour of work, not including the bike wash.
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/ControlFreq/media/Bluebonnet/IMG_6025.jpg.html?sort=3&o=1
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