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  1. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    Hello All, Been a while since I posted. I am looking for some assistance. I have a 2003 VTX 1800R. I have had the bike for a year and I have already put a ton of miles on it. I am enjoying it quite a bit. I rode a 1,100 mile trip in 24 hours back in May. Ann Arbor, MI up to Flint, MI, then...
  2. General MC Message Board
    Hi Everyone, Had one of my Leatherlyke bags* recently took a nasty crack at the mounting point and I'm shopping for new bags. Have you used or see anyone use aluminum side cases on a VTX? Most I find are designed for sport-touring bikes and may require custom mounts. I kinda like the rugged...
  3. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I'm in the market for a set of hard saddlebags. I'm running Cobra Longshot pipes so I have extra depth than stock that I can use. What recommendations do the members have. Please post picks installed on your bike so I can check them out.
  4. Wanted or WTB VTX Classifieds
    WTB // Hardbags & Hardware // Trunk // Fairing // Color matched for Titanium 07 1300R WTB: Hard bags with mounting hardware for 07 1300R Factory bags would be great but aftermarkets are fine. Must include all mounting hardware. Also interested in Trunk,luggage rack, Fairing, etc
  5. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    Looking for new saddlebags for my X. Don't really want to spend the money for the Hondaline bags. I've looked at lot of the threads out their about saddlebags, but my question is this. Does anyone know of bags that will bolt right up to the stock saddlebag mounts that come on the T model?
  6. 1800 Classifieds-For Sale Only
    In search of a pair of Black Hard Saddle Bags for sale...
  7. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I am looking into getting hard saddlebags for my 1300S with stock pipes. I found the Mutazu RS hard saddlebags online and they look like they are big enough to carry my stuff. They are certainly bigger than most of the others that I found. The good thing is that the cost is not very high...
  8. Wanted or WTB VTX Classifieds
    Looking for factory brackets that go with the Hondaline Saddlebags. I have a 2005 VTX 1300 S.
  9. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I am looking for someone out there who is using the Tsukayu Quick Detachable Hard Saddlebags. If you have experience with these bags I have a few questions I hope you can help me out with. First off, does the quick detachable mount hold the bags firmly in place? Looking at the pics online it...
  10. Texas
    I have a 2003 VTX 1800C, and I need bags for a trip I'm taking. I have used hardsided bags in the past with other bikes. For my VTX I just want something thats durable and REMOVABLE (if possible). Any recommendations???
  11. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I've been a silent member of this site for many years now and find it to be an invaluable resource of information. With that being said... I'd like to warn anyone out there thinking about adding Champion hardbags or making any other modification to your bike that involves parts from Champion...
  12. General MC Message Board
    no knowledge of the seller.. Just passing on some links to parts for sale locally.. http://stlouis.craigslist.org/mcy/1754372663.html http://stlouis.craigslist.org/mcy/1754330963.html http://stlouis.craigslist.org/mcy/1754316094.html http://stlouis.craigslist.org/mcy/1754302704.html...
  13. General MC Message Board
    Hey Ya'll, Well, just bought a new 07 1800 Retro and now Im looking for some good bags to go along with it and need some advice. Im looking for some hard bags but leather like. I need some decent size bags and also able to lock them as well. Im also looking to put some new exhaust on as...
  14. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I just bought my first VTX. Love it. I need some bags and I am dizzy over what I should purchase. Check my photo and help with what would look good. I don't want to "HURT" the look of the bike, but I do need to carry small items.
  15. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I have decided to go full out VTX touring bagger on my 03 VTX R. I have purchased a bat wing fairing (thought it was a Woody's, it wasn't - very disappointed), a generic tour pack, and a pair of Harley touring hardbags. The later is where I need the assistance. I would like to mount the bags as...
  16. VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I'm wondering if this is just relevant to the Neo, or if all Boss Bags do this. I got a set used that was previously mounted on a Neo with the exact same sissy bar I have. Boss says you have ot mount the forward bolt/nipple 1/2 inch out more than the rear one. They include a spacer for this...
  17. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Anyone have any input or advice on Viking Saddlegs for my 07 VTX 1300C? They seem like they fit well, and hold up well....and they are cheaper than most competetors(on sale from 530 for 299). Also, if you have a better choice, can you show some pics/provide some info? I would share a link but...
  18. General MC Message Board
    I just ordered a new set of Saddleman saddlebage for my 1300C. The previous owner had the old bags draped over the rear seat. I'm wondering if the new bags I get should be installed under the seat? They have releases so I can leave the section between bags on the bike if I choose to carry the...
  19. VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys, Me again. While I'm trying to give my VTX a fresher look and customize it a little, was wondering if anyone had any ideas and photos for bags. I have an 05 VTX1300S w/ 3'' HK Pipes. I'm looking for a large bag that will go down close to the pipe and keep the retro look of the bike...
  20. General MC Message Board
    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/NEW-9-PC-Saddlebags-HONDA-BMW-HARLEY-YAMAHA-KAWASAKI_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQcategoryZ84146QQihZ006QQitemZ160296425060QQrdZ1QQsspagenameZWDVW I'm in the market for the cheapest saddle bags and this appears to be the most bang for the buck. we are planning a big trip...
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