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Old 11-12-2012, 04:12 AM   #16
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Your Giant Loop will work if you're not carrying a passenger or worried about security.


Is this tankbag the "Daytrip" ?
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Old 11-12-2012, 04:53 AM   #17
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I'm no rocket scientist, but in the interest of kindness I'll bite and give you my opinion. the way I see it the best hard luggage is the OEM, no wait the Jesse, umm maybe the micatech, no no it's the touratech, well lets not be rash, gotta be the traxs,
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Old 11-12-2012, 07:50 AM   #18
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Now even I'm confused. Which tires will work best with these cases?


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I'm no rocket scientist, but in the interest of kindness I'll bite and give you my opinion. the way I see it the best hard luggage is the OEM, no wait the Jesse, umm maybe the micatech, no no it's the touratech, well lets not be rash, gotta be the traxs,
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Old 11-12-2012, 07:58 AM   #19
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Now even I'm confused. Which tires will work best with these cases?
depends on what oil you're using
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Old 11-12-2012, 02:03 PM   #20
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:56 PM   #21
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Your Giant Loop will work if you're not carrying a passenger or worried about security.

A little more weight saved ejecting the panier racks too I see. My adventure friend with a GSA is saying get the oem panniers for the gsa. Other threads say the soft luggage is better for offroad which I would tend to agree with (and the reason I bought my giant loop for the 690e). So I'm going to give the loop a chance and blow some money on real coilovers - these oem shocks really suck.

What's that tank bag by Touratech? Looks like it fits nicely. Easy to remove/replace?
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Old 11-12-2012, 07:25 PM   #22
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What's that tank bag by Touratech? Looks like it fits nicely. Easy to remove/replace?
Looks like the day tripper. I have the regular one and its much smaller than mine. I'm thinking about getting the day tripper and swapping them out when I don't need so much space.
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Old 11-12-2012, 07:26 PM   #23
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Yes he did!

Dino or Syn?

Jesse's for touring, soft for off road.
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Old 11-13-2012, 07:37 PM   #24
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Yes he did!

Dino or Syn?

Jesse's for touring, soft for off road.
I prefer full synth for my Jesse's - but only once I had them fully broken in.
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Old 11-13-2012, 07:51 PM   #25
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I like the GSA adventure panniers. That is what I have on my Rallye. Looks great, well made... I think touratech makes them for BMW, and 1 key fits all. Hands down the best choice! They don't rattle one ioda while I'm bouncing down the trail. One time, I forgot to close latch on the top, wind blow it back...no damage. 60+ mph.

I think the best way to go is aluminum on the sides......bags on top when needed.

Good luck with your decision
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Old 11-15-2012, 10:58 AM   #26
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Genuine GSA panniers for sure ,IMHO they look the best ,easy to take off and fit the standard brackets.

I like the stock ones as well!
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Old 11-15-2012, 11:15 AM   #27
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I keep my tank bag and panniers filled with helium - way lighter!
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