Storage Space

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Re: Storage Space

Post by raYzerman » Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:36 pm

I store my tool pouch right in the tail behind the seat, but someone had a bracket to put the Fuseblock way back there.. my Fuseblock is under the main seat.
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Re: Storage Space

Post by Uncle Hud » Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm

My tool pouch is behind a zipper.
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Re: Storage Space

Post by wheatonFJR » Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:48 pm

Uncle Hud wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm
My tool pouch is behind a zipper.
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Re: Storage Space

Post by Hppants » Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:41 am

Uncle Hud wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm
My tool pouch is behind a zipper.
(Unknown) "If there had to be just ONE tool that you couldn't live without on a motorcycle tour, what would it be?"

(Pants) "the credit card."
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Re: Storage Space

Post by FJRoss » Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:42 pm

Hppants wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:41 am
Uncle Hud wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm
My tool pouch is behind a zipper.
(Unknown) "If there had to be just ONE tool that you couldn't live without on a motorcycle tour, what would it be?"

(Pants) "the credit card."
And cell phone
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Re: Storage Space

Post by wheatonFJR » Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:57 pm

Hppants wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:41 am
Uncle Hud wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:39 pm
My tool pouch is behind a zipper.
(Unknown) "If there had to be just ONE tool that you couldn't live without on a motorcycle tour, what would it be?"

(Pants) "the credit card."
...and jwilly.
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Re: Storage Space

Post by SLK50 » Sat Jan 11, 2020 3:46 pm

You guys must not get out much.
I occasionally find myself in places
where neither cell phone nor
credit cards would do you much good.

Back to topic, under my passenger seat
I stow jumper cables, a siphon hose,
flashlight and first-aid kit. Also a small
bottle of ibuprofen.
Have had opportunity to use all of above.
Often to help others.

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Re: Storage Space

Post by ionbeam » Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:53 pm

I just pulled the passenger seat in preparation for a ride. The mouse house is back and made from insulation again. I also found:

a bag of Rok Straps
2 lightweight nylon gym type bags

When traveling 2-up for multiple days cargo space can be a problem. In an emergency that UPS or USPS can't remedy by posting home extra stuff the nylon bags step in. I use a couple of Rok Straps to put the now stuffed bags on top of the side cases to handle the temporary overflow. Experience has shown the best way to get this done securely and safely and it works well.
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