Originally Posted by blender
Ya know guys, I really appreciate the customer research and feedback, but i hope you're not over-thinking this thing. After all it's just a rear rack.
You'll never meet everyone's requirements (altho so far you're trying) at meeting the aux fuel carrying. I say (respectfully of course) just get the bloody thing to market. ;)
I want mine in black.
I think the biggest issue is that most of them out there are underbuilt and Dave's making sure his is strong and versatile. I've done a bit of low tech product design and it's a hell of a lot more work than it seems.