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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 2nd, 2013, 7:03 am Thread Starter
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Motorcycle Cover Size

I'm looking at purchasing a Nelson-Riggs Defender motorcycle cover to keep on the bike during the winter in my garage, but I'm wondering what size is appropriate for 2008 K1200GT. I plan on getting a 49l top case, so I'd like it to fit with it on. I'm debating between the XL and XXL, but I'm looking for some guidance.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 2nd, 2013, 10:36 am
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I have their 1/2 cover in XL (the one that stuffs in a fanny pack). It fits over my givi 52l box, my custom rear plate, and will cover about 1/2 of the side cases. on the front it will fit over the mirrors and goes under the headlight. I would think the XL is the correct one. The XXL are made for Goldwings and full dressers.
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The 49L case is huge. With the 49L and side cases, and an Aeroflow windshield (regular height) I had to go to XXL to cover all with the BMW cover. YMMV.

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