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Old 11-07-2008, 08:50 AM   #39 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by TestDrive View Post
Have you considered including reflective tape in the mix?
It might be fine from the side, but wouldn't work for vehicles approaching from the rear since my boattail has very little rearward facing area, and most of that is taken up by the license plate. Also a bright red self-illuminated taillight would be visible from futher back than a reflector that is depends on retro-reflecting another vehicle's headlights (important when dealing with 100+ mph would be tailgaters).
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