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Old 03-10-2013, 07:44 AM   #745
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Originally Posted by GP1200 View Post
Sorry to be negative, but I don't think those are well thought out at a wide load of 46 1/2" !!. That's dangerous and I made the same mistake myself (with the exact same bike and Shine Yellow color )and switched to Micatech at 38 ". Jesse bags are also well designed in that department. When you get your first close call, you may agree with me. If you think you're clear and your rear bags hit something, it's gonna hurt. Nice bags though.
We all have different needs and riding styles. Obviously those bags met his. No need to crap in the man's Cheerios...
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