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Old 08-01-2009, 04:57 PM   #241
blender
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Wildman
You could slow cook your dinner in the left pannier though.
I'm not so sure, altho it'd be interesting to see.

I had a set of the Micatech Pilots on my R12GS. The LH bag wrapped around the exhaust with (what looks to me like) similar clearance. I never had a problem of overheating in the LH bag. Of course, I never rode inside the LH bag either... ;)

I'm sure an aftermarket pipe, being smaller, would give more clearance and airflow around that area.
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