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02-03-2017 01:21 PM
nelsonriggusa Which style did you have? CL-1045?
Originally Posted by River rat 59 View Post
I bought a nelson-rigg tank bag, has the clear window plus comes with a rain cover that also has the clear window.
I am happy with it and my nelson-rigg saddlebags, and rear deck bag!
Just my 2 cents.
G George
06-24-2015 01:25 PM
NedQuick I've got a Nelsonrigg (sp) tank bag that is huge. Since I have long lost the original straps, I've taken to using bungee cords to hold it in place. I've carried as many as three quarts of oil in it plus a bunch of other stuff. It's plenty stable and doesn't get in the way. I'll see if I can get a pic of it along with the sheepskin I use for the seat. The best part? Around 50 bucks and good quality - plus it comes with a rain cover.
04-12-2015 07:32 PM
tjduexjr I use the Giant Loop Fandago bag the OP mentioned. Works very well for me. Has been to Alaska and back including 13 straight days of rain. Kept everything dry.

Just to point out, this bag is made with waterproof materials, but the seams need to be sealed to make the bag truly waterproof. It comes with the seam sealer. Took me about 30 minutes to seal all the seams. I then spent another couple of hours cleaning off the excess from the zippers to get them to work well again. I wasn't as neat as I should have been when applying the seam sealer.
04-12-2015 07:24 PM
whisperquiet I used a Wolfman Enduro bag on my trip on/to the Trans Labrador Highway...nice bag for sure with lots of storage + a good map bag.
04-12-2015 07:07 PM
Originally Posted by whisperquiet View Post
If you can find a leftover Rapid Transit Bradley tank bag....it works great on the KLR.
Thanks, but I already bought and installed a Wolfeman Enduro tank bag. It's a bit small but I think that a smaller tank bag is the way to go on my KLR.

04-12-2015 06:47 PM
whisperquiet If you can find a leftover Rapid Transit Bradley tank bag....it works great on the KLR.
03-15-2015 03:24 PM
apexal I have a Wolfeman Explorer Lite that I've been using on my BMW GS's for quite a while. I wanted to use it on my KLR but the bars hit it on full lock. Some people use this bag on their KLRs but I'll probably go with the Wolfeman Enduro bag.
12-24-2014 09:12 PM
KBear I purchased the OEM Kawasaki Handlebar bag, Tank bag and the Tail bag for my 2015 KLR. One glaring concern I have about the Tank bag is the abrasive rubbing that can occur under the attachment to the tank. The bra that holds the bag to the tank can and will collect dirt under it and rub the paint finish on the tank. I only plan on using the Tank bag when I take long trips on asphalt no off road riding. Truly I'm not sure how much I'll use the Tank bag.

When I had a sport bike I used, which I still have, a Chase Harper Tank bag I really love to have with me. I don't know if Chase Harper is still around and not sure they make a dual purpose Tank bag if they are around.

12-05-2014 05:06 PM
Trundlebike I've had one of these for years. It's been to Alaska and works really well on the KLR tank. You may be able to find it cheaper somewhere else.

12-05-2014 03:44 PM
Originally Posted by flash View Post
Thats what I needed to hear although that was not one I was looking at specifically, but I like the price. I'd looked at the offering by Kawasaki for a gen 2 then linked to a bunch of others to confuse the matter. On the big K's website not many details were given and the photo is from the side.

It looks like the fuel cap is completely open correct? Most of the others I looked at required unzipping then flopping over to gain access.

As said I need to replace a crossbar bag but a bit more room wouldn't be a bad thing.
I have a new oem klr crossbar bag and a oem tank bag for $100 if interested
Email [email protected] Thanks Lon
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