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Old 09-13-2011, 01:15 PM   #41
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Dash Mount bump

Originally Posted by DrKayak View Post
My simple - no holes - mount is a RAM ball mount that was designed for double side tape mount. I converted it to velcro mount and added velcro tabs on all 4 corrners of the GPS. With all 4 corrners attached it is rock solid off road. It comes off is seconds to wash the bike.

slick. I like that.

where you source the Velcro dots you trust so much?

in the case of the post of the two-bolt RAM base, do to the pressures exerted by the cantilevered GPS unit & mount wouldn't it be better to have the bracket 90 degrees to be in line with the bike?

with all that plastic webbing cast underneath the dash top, it seems the factory had intended stuff bolt on up there- seems careful hole selction could handle a big Zumo/Nuvi.

I do like the idea of Doug R's bracket for going nuclear-proof- I assume that was part of TouraTech's kit?:
Originally Posted by R Doug View Post

Next was the dash side part of the bracket.
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