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What's a good tail pack for sports bike?

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' at netrider.net.au started by phedus, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. Hi,

    I really want to get a tail pack for my 2006 cbr600rr.

    I need to be waterproof and be able to fit a 15" laptop in it laying down.

    This is purely so I don't have to wear a backpack to work - the bridges I cross are pretty high and windy and the bag catches a fair bit of it, not to mention the awesome sweat patch.



    would prefer not to get a ventura rack but if its the best I will

    all comments welcome as always

    Cheers,

    Phedus
     
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  2. I've got a ventura tail bag (not the rack kind) that attaches nicely via 4 clips on a peice of fabric that you leave attached to the seat.

    It should fit the laptop and although I think it did come with a rain cover I've never had any of its contents wet even without it. I should add though that I normally only use this going to work which takes only 20mins so if longer some water may get through.
     
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  3. this one

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  5. Kreiga tail pack
     
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  6. cool - you used one?
     
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  7. Its great for holding your credit cards
     
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  8. Or pieces of string.
     
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  9. Yes - works well as a commuting setup - absorbs laptop and other work stuff into a form that is useful in the office.....most of the other tailbags are a PITA once they are off the bike.
     
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  10. this made me chuckle
     
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  12. kriegas are actually quite good at keeping beer cold too
     
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  13. I have the Oxford X30 tailpack and it's been excellent. It hasn't leaked even in some fierce downpours (and that's without even using the included extra weather cover). Recommend.
     
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  14. Or dental floss...
     
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  15. G'day everyone,...


    Are'nt you concerned about your laptop getting damaged from vibration attached to your bike?



    Dr Who?
     
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  16. This sounds like the Ventura Imola bag. I have one and it is handy. Alas not very waterproof and does not come with a raincover, unlike a motodry tank bag I have. Also, it would not fit a laptop. Also lacks pockets, and in retrospect would probably get something different.
     
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