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post #1 of 5 Old 10-10-2009, 08:09 PM Thread Starter
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DIY Backrest

Anyone made or seen a DIY backrest sort of like the one made by Dan Vesel?
I am curious to see whats out there.

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post #2 of 5 Old 10-11-2009, 12:22 PM
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I'm designing my own, I just need to get some pieces water jet cut.

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post #3 of 5 Old 10-21-2009, 11:22 AM
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ended up getting a sargent stealth backrest.
Works well.
You can see it in the pic here:
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post #5 of 5 Old 01-27-2010, 09:53 PM
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Check this link out; it may be what you are looking for;

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