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Old 02-15-2017, 07:20 PM
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new mirror suggestions

I'm thinking of getting a new mirror, the one I have I think is the default one that came with the 07 X2. I bought it used in Feb 2014.

Here is a picture , you can see how it is attached to the tower with the arm.

I've wanted one with a wider fov, maybe something like this: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...=ATVPDKIKX0DER

BUT it has a clamp that must go onto the windshield. Having trouble finding a good (not bank breaking) mirror that will use the same attachment arm from the tower if possible.

Anyone have suggestions?
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Old 02-15-2017, 07:24 PM
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I had the three separate piece mirror then I got this one. https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00C9...9bL&ref=plSrch

Much better, an adapter may be needed to attach to your tower mount.
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Old 02-15-2017, 09:47 PM
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ptm edge
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Old 02-15-2017, 10:01 PM
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Ptm edge, they have an adapter for the tower arm. I have it. Works great

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Old 02-15-2017, 10:06 PM
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For the price, +1 on the CIPA 01600 Vision.

You will need the monster tower adapter, or similar product from PTM


The only downside of the mirror is that at 70+ rope length, rider appears really far back in the mirror.
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Old 02-15-2017, 10:57 PM
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If you can get a better mirror that mounts from the tower then that is the direction I would go. I am not a fan of the window mount mirrors. I find they are always in my line of sight. I much preferred the tower mounted mirror on our 2009 X2.
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Old 02-16-2017, 01:01 AM
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Cipa 01600 avail on Amazon for $58
Diywake sells the adapter you will need to use your current arm
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Old 02-16-2017, 09:09 PM
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PTM - as noted above, it mounts right on your factory arm.
Screws fall out all the time, the world is an imperfect place.
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Old 02-18-2017, 03:08 AM
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I have a Cipa 01600 that I'm thinking about selling. We used it a few times, but it really doesn't work for hydrofoiling at 80+ feet line lengths. No mount though.
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