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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-16-2011, 10:02 AM Thread Starter
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Fork / Tool Bag for 750's

Desiring to add a Fork Bag. Are there any particulars I should consider before purchasing ? I believe I read on this forum something about Fork Bags may not secure well and/or flop around.
Will a standard Fork Bag purchased from Arizona Leathers (local store) work fine ?
Any advice would be much appreciated.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-16-2011, 10:36 AM
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It should be just fine. You can always add some zip ties under the strap if it is a little loose.
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Like M_Angell, I think most should work fine, I had to install (secure) mine as tight under the head light on my Sportster as I could to insure that the fender would not be beatin on it... I don't carry much tools in it, mostly my Ins. Reg. and other papers in a pill bottle...lol... Just make sure it will be high enough that it will not hit the fender on hard bumps etc. ...
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I have no experience with them but agree with Old Dog not to carry heavy tools in it.
I saw some pics recently of a fender with the paint all scuffed up from rubbing and banging on a toolbag.

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I purchased one from Cycle Gear and used Ty-wraps to secure it.

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