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Old 12-24-2011, 07:28 PM   #1
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Default Luggage Rack

We needed a luggage rack for the Sky, and there are not a lot of accessories for this car available.
While I was in the my shop suckin' on a cold brew, I looked at my Electraglide and saw the luggage rack for the Sky.
It is Harley part number 56665-87, Premium Tour Pac Luggage Rack. I also am using my T-Bag Supreme suitcase, that is made for the Harley luggage rack, and propery packed, can carry a weeks worth of clothes for two people. If you need to know what properly packed means, get some training from a soldier. The T-Bag comes with a raincoat. Any hanger clothes can be laid flat in the trunk, and still get the top down.
The installation is not for the faint of heart. Drilling into a high dollar paint job is scarey. I measured a half a dozen times before drilling, but it is done. Pictres of the finished product. What do you think?
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Old 06-28-2012, 06:06 PM   #2
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Now how are you going to see that cop behind you?

Just teach the wife to pack light.
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Old 07-08-2012, 08:17 AM   #3
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Who cares about the cop behind me...........
Actually, it works real well. On a recent road trip, we ran top down, and even though I couldn't see out the center rear view mirror, the side mirrors were good enough. As I do on motorcycles, if I wasn't sure, I turned my head and looked.
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Old 07-12-2012, 09:14 PM   #4
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OMG you turned your head..............This is abnormal for 97% of drivers.
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:32 PM   #5
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That's interesting that the Harley rack fit so well. The Kappa rack, as you know, is almost 3x the price of the Harley rack.
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Gosh, I freak out!
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