That about sums it up. I'd like to assemble the bottom end some time, but the guy who does all the machine work only charges me $50 to seal/assemble it so its not really worth the hassle IMOHe is building a bad ass 124" motor from the cases up. There is a thread in the engine section about it.
I got them from Native Custom Baggers. Mine are the 8-3/4" ones. They arent cheap, but a nice alterantive to molding in the lights. My painter said long term the epoxy may shrink or crack around the lenses. I didnt really want to deal with that, plus I wanted a little chrome back there. http://www.nativecustombaggers.com/index.php/body-parts/lighting/l-e-d-lights-with-chrome-bezels.htmlwhat tail lights are you rockin there?