Motorcycle V-twin engine heat deflector

  • US 6,854,542 B2
  • Filed: 08/20/2002
  • Issued: 02/15/2005
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/20/2002
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A heat deflector in combination with a definite design motorcycle having a air cooled V-twin of at least 500 cubic centimeters volume with a first cylinder proximal to a front pivoting wheel of said definite motorcycle and a second cylinder proximal to a rear drive wheel of said definite design motorcycle engine comprising:

  • (a) a heat deflector of a generally arcuate curvelinear shape having a first edge of said heat deflector shaped to match a definite shape motorcycle seat;

    (b) a second edge of said heat deflector shaped to match a definite shape motorcycle gas tank;

    (c) at least a portion of said heat deflector mounted over and above at least a portion of said second cylinder of said air cooled V-twin motorcycle engine, said second cylinder distal from said front pivoting wheel for said definite design of motorcycle and proximal to said rear drive wheel of said definite design motorcycle;

    whereby heat generated by said air cooled V-twin engine is deflected away from structures on said definite design motorcycle mounted proximal to said rear drive wheel of said definite desing motorcycle.

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