Finally, finally finished with everything (for now). Got everything mounted, bled, and buttoned up. Took her for a test ride, but in my rush to get on the road and to a gas station I left my gloves behind. Made for a short ride in 44 degree dark.
The new bars handle entirely differently, that's for sure, and the HID is the best bolt-on ever. It's like the sun. A couple of pics of the new handlebars: