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Old 01-31-2009, 09:10 PM   #77
FOCKER
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Originally Posted by team ftb
Question: On a typical two week trip on the EXC half my nights wil be in guest houses and half camping. Wondering if you may be missing out on orders from people who would like the option of getting their stuff off the bike easy. Is there any way to mount the bag so that the straps secure the bag to the bike but also allow the bags to be easily removed from the bike w/out having to remove the nuts?...
Can I field this one Dave?

I've been toying with the idea of a quick release. If you use one like the pic I posted below you should still have the piece of mind that the unit won't release on its own because the actuator is counter sunk. I have yet to mount mine but I will let you know of my encounters.



Something like this would work as well...but I would replace the cotter pin with a key chain ring.
It would be more work to take off than the style above...But less time than using tools to remove bolts.


There are a variety of styles out there.



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