+1 on BMW bags
I've had the OEM BMW bags for both an RT and GT for both panners and top case. The only time I use the (49L) topcase liner is when travelling. It's just good open space otherwise. I leave them in the panniers unless there's something special I don't want to leave out in the temps. I've found you have to zip the zippers up at least up around the corners on top to avoid catching the zipper pull itself in the lid edge. They're stiff and make it easy to just throw stuff in and be able to rummage around to find something on the bottom. You can keep the carrying straps/handles tucked in the top and the shoulder strap inside, they'll be out of the way, unless you have the bags fully packed for a trip or something.
They'll loosen up a bit after time.
Oh, and as GMack said, "they only go in one way". The "BMW Motorrad" logo towards the front.
Last edited by 07K12GT-Pilot; Apr 3rd, 2008 at 7:46 pm.
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