AS1 windshield

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  1. Sep 13, 2018 #21

    cwilliamrose

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    Has anyone done a flat wrap windshield using Lexan? You can work that material cold but I don't have any experience trying to make gentle curves with it.
     
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    My windshield is Lexan, has held up well for 9 years. Make a pattern and trim before forming. Be sure to leave the protective covering on during trial assembly. Remove only after all the handling is done.

    Danny
     
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    I have seen a torpedo heater used to form a plexiglass flat wrap windshield.

    I used a kitchen oven to form mine...….I was working 3rd shift, the woman of the house worked dayshift. :D

    Bob
     
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  4. Sep 14, 2018 #24

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    I used the kitchen oven. She got over it.
     
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    John Kimmel

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    will moffitt

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    I have a nice homeblown canopy on my sd1. It slides and hinges. I take it off in the summer. That leaves a nice compound curved windshield. Very comfortable. Could light a cig in it, I think.

    will
     

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