Daystar 58's fork boots
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    Senior Member Rainman's Avatar
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    I bought some Daystar 58 series fork boots because my stock boots ripped. I got almost three years out of my stockers and at 25 bucks each, I decided to go with Daystars. I got two Daystars for less than one stock boot. I found the Daystars to be thicker and more pliable than the stock ones and seem to be an all around better boot.

    Problem is that the lower end of the boot is bigger than the outer fork of the TW. No problem because the boots come with zipties. I looked at my stock boots and a light came on.

    I cut the lower portion of my stock boots off (basically I cut all the accordion part out) and stuck it on my shock. I then slid my Daystars over the top of them. They are snug as can be and look good too.

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    1990 TW200

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    There you go
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    1994 TW200, 2009 F800GS loaded,

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    Senior Member TeeDubs's Avatar
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    Good stuff rainman!
    1987 TW200 - Work in Progress

    1995 TW200 - Blaster Shock

    2007 DRZ400sm - Stock

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