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Old 12-11-2005, 09:02 AM   #52
John E Davies
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Joined: Dec 2004
Location: Spokane, WA USA
Oddometer: 1,222
Originally Posted by bmwhd
Added a Pelican 1200 to the OEM luggage rack today.
I used 1/2" diameter rubber coated bands with 1/4" clevis pins, some big rubber and metal washers, and hair pin cotters.
Very slick installation - the case does look great on that little bike. I assume some padding goes over the exposed hardware...?

The clamps are referred to in the aviation industry as Adel clamps - the aluminum ones are pretty durable, but have been known to fatigue through vibration and then crack. If they are steel you have no worries - but inspect them routinely, or after a fall, if they are alloy.

There is a similar thread about the new 250 going on at KTM Talk - the owner has installed lowering links and is looking for more modification possibilities. Note that you have to be logged in there to read any posts.

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