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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-06-2015, 01:47 PM Thread Starter
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I need to carry on my stock bike with no saddlebags or a rack or trunk 3 half gallon bottles of water and my lunch each day. Anyone have a suggestion. I have thought about a backpack. I have thought about welding a rack and putting it on back and putting a plastic milk crate on it.

Any ideas, or ways already thought of to help me in this will be great.

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 07-06-2015, 01:49 PM
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How about bungee cording a bag to the passenger seat?

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I use a backpack daily myself. have use cargo nets and bungies in the past, all work well depending on what your carrying

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For ease of use I'd use a backpack. Keeps everything where you put it and you can take it in with you wherever you go.

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Three half gallons of water will weigh about 12 pounds. Maybe with your lunch it won't be too heavy for a backpack unless your lunch consists of a couple of watermelons

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Anyway to strap a small cooler to your bike?



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