..have a vulcan good day!
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Pensacola, FL.
Metro Commuters would carry less / different items.
Colledge Students might/would carry different items.
As a rural / twistee back road rider, I carry the following:
My put together kit includes:
Hand Gun often in Vest
Spare Ignition Key (hidden)
Spare Fuses in Junction/Fuse Box
A Cheap Multi-Meter w/Test Leads
Tire Plug Kit
A compact LED Flashlight w/Fresh Batteries
Long Nose pliers
#2 Phillips Screw Driver
Med. Tip Flat Screwdriver
After Market (Purchased) MC Toolkit ...which includes:
8, 10, 11, 12, & 14 mm six point sockets - 1/4" Drive with(new design) universal breaker bar...added Double Open End 8/9mm, 10/11mm, 12/14mm Wrenches, plus a 13mm Box/Open end wrench.
Cargo Net (Walmart Bicycle dept.)
Couple of Bungie cords
Ink Pen & Marker w/ Notepad
Tampax (survival Fire starter) with Waterproof Matches/Matchbox
Extra cig. Lighter (Bic)
Couple Bottles of Water
Scrap Electrical Wire ? 36" ?
I need to add a roll of Duct Tape !
I need to add Tire Inflation equipment !
No RainGear as of yet
This once pretty much filled my Tank Bag...now carried in one SaddleBag. When needed, I also have a backpack which I strap onto SissyBar.
Oh yeah, I have added my old (chipped tooth) Damper/Balance Gear for a kickstand plate (Is that what are they called ? ?)
'86 VN750 13,700 mi -Stock
-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
SilverStar Ultra 9003/HB2 H4 Headlamp, Jardine Fwd Controls,
Iridiums DPR7EIX-9 & Wires, Tuxedo Mod, Coil Mod, P/U Sensor Mod, Fork Seals,
Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
...have a vulcan good day!
Last edited by WilliamTech; 05-05-2013 at 07:50 PM.