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Old 02-05-2010, 08:29 AM   #21
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Re: Crazy Question!

Alfred Hitchcock was right. We have the same problem here in Yellowstone The birds love to eat the seats off Harleys never seen them eating a Jap bike. any What one of the guy did last year was bring a transistor radio and put it under the bike left it on a talk radio channel and It seemed to work that time I bet if you cleaned the rubber with windex to get the dead bugs off before you left the van it might help.
maybe even poping the top.
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Old 02-05-2010, 11:04 AM   #22
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But the rubber gasket on the original SMB is a lot tougher than car door gaskets. Ask for a piece. It's stout. Like a rubber raft. Might be worth letting them have a shot at it.
Mine is really soft, so is the replacement piece I have on hand. And I've never been able to get those plastic pins out without destroying them.
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Old 02-05-2010, 02:06 PM   #23
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Re: Crazy Question!

What about copper tape?
Very unappealing to some animals.
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Re: Crazy Question!

I think we need to work natural selection into this solution ...
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