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Old 04-03-2011, 10:15 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by subybaja View Post
Hey, I'm glad to see that you've got these on eBay...but WTF? "Seller does not ship to AK/HI"? USPS runs here too! Oh well, I've already got a rack on my KLR anyway.

I do like the new design. Very slick. What happened with the bottom lugs?

I thought you might benefit from a few cautionary tales, as you're just starting:
RoadRocketeer
BikerScout
EP!Cpanniers

Oh yeah, and here's a guy who knows how to do it right:
ADVmonster LEDs
subybaja, sorry about that! I was probably in too much of a hurry when I listed. I went and fixed that. I certainly have nothing against Alaska and hope to ride there some day.

The bottom lugs have been replaced with black nylon spacers. This allows the rack to fit more easily with some of the side racks that are out there, and eventually with side racks that I am currently designing.

I haven't read the cautionary tales yet, but I sure look forward to it. Thanks for the links and the feedback! It's the only way of knowing what people want or don't want. - Tom
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