all it needs now is a cap. which moto mez is putting in an order for. an outlet. which is sitting on the shelf. and a litte drilling and massaging on the tabs for fitment. respect to the likes of jay at specialseventynine, flatironmike, paul, aaron, and an econoline, or three, full of others from LFTC for offering up sheetmetal inspiration and pointers ta boot!! thanks fellas. you're all esteemed scholars and notorious gentlemen in my book.