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  1. Question Stretched bagger/fender conversion for 1800c

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    I'm looking for solutions to put stretched bags on a 06 1800C. I thought I was on the right path with but have read plenty horrible reviews in terms of fitment and customer service. Does anyone have input on where I can get rails, bags, and a fender? Thanks
  2. Question vtx saddlebags

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    2003 vtx 1800. Pipes are higher up than most bikes. There must be a saddlebag set available to fit this bike. I have burned previous set as one side actually fits with the bag practically riding on pipes. Need advice on what and where to get a set that fits. Thanks Bob
  3. Trade: 24L Leather Hondaline Bags for 18L Leather Hondaline Bags?

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    Just throwing it out there - Does anyone have a set of 08L56-MEM-100A 18L Plain bags ( 1300C ) that they would like to trade for a set of 08L56-MCV-100A 24L ( 1300 / 1800 R/S/T ) Plain bags? My bags are in Very good Condition i bought them used thinking they were the smaller size that i needed...
  4. For Sale: Honda Line Bags & Brackets, Mustang Fender Bib and 2 Half Helmets

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    Honda Line Saddle Bag Brackets, and 2 Half Helmets Mama said clean the this stuff has gotta go. What you see is what you get. Listed is the asking price, if you don't like it, make an offer. Don't haggle me too much, I got bills to pay too. For those wishing to use pay-pal, sorry, I...
  5. Question Road krome bags and mounting brackets

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    2003 VTX 1800R installed roadkrome bracket and saddle bags. Right bag sat only about an inch above the stock pipe and melted. Now manufacturer wants to just drill a new hole in bracket and lift the bags up. Has anyone else had this problem and found they had the wrong mounting brackets or they...
  6. For Sale: 1300 R accessories for sale

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    Cobra short backrest $99 Saddlebags $99 Saddlebags supports $60 1300R rear passenger seat $30 Small windshield bag, I believe it can also be used on handlebars $30 OBO are also welcome, PM your offers and zip code for exact shipping charges. Everything is in good condition Thanks!!
  7. Best throw over saddlebags for the X?

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    I posted this question in the 1300 forum, but thought I might get more responses here and it might also prove useful as general info for other X models about throw over bags for the X... My River Road bags took a beating breaking my fall in the accident last weekend. Saved the whole back end...
  8. so Ive decided to build my own hard bags for my 1300c

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    So after looking for the past week I have not found any hard bags I like the QQ bags are close but not really what I want so im goin g to make my own. so far im thinking ill mock some up with cardboard then cut out necessary pieces of plywood the fiberglass. as far as design i want to go big. I...
  9. For Sale: VTX viking bags

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    got a pair of viking bags. they're the vtx specific ones. never even mounted them. .............update........................ ok just checked price,they're selling for $269 before tax and stuff on the viking site. so id like to get at least 200 for them. heres a link...
  10. endless bag search

    Carolina VTX Riders
    I've been searching on the internet for a while for the perfect pair of saddlebags, as well as a touring (sissy bar) bag/roll bag combo. There are tons of options out there as we all know. Sadly I'm one of the few that are looking for the ideal, and feel I need to physically hold the bags...
  11. Saddle bag advice needed

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    My 2003 VTX1300S needs some saddle bags. The more I research them the more confused I get. I see PVC bags for less than $50 bucks and hard fiberglass ones for over a grand. I seldom buy the cheapest or the most expensive of anything, rather I look for the best value for the money. All I want...
  12. Question Looking for Hard Bags for VTX 1800 N

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hey I am looking to get into some new hard bags for my 2004 VTX 1800. I would love something with a quick detach system, but am not sure if that technology exists for hard bags. I would love to get into bags for around $800 or less for the whole system (bags, hardware, and brackets) I do not...
  13. Question Saddlebags

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I am wanting to get some saddlebags for my 2007 1300c. This is my first bike and don't really know anything about saddlebags. I know that I don't want throw-over bags. If I get the mounted bags, what all is required to mount them? And does anyone have any suggestions on some good bags for a good...
  14. My Hard Bag Mod

    Suspension / Frame / Body
    I have been getting a lot of Questions about my bags on my bike so I will try to explain a little about them and how I modified them to fit the VTX. The Bags themselves were purchased off E-Bay for around $300. They are off from an old Harley Shovel or Pan Head. The bags are roughly, 21" long...
  15. 2007 VTX1800F saddlebag dilema

    Chrome Parts / Misc
    I just bought my VTX 1800F and love the lines of the rear fender. Actually, the drag look of the bike was a BIG selling factor. I do want to get some bags, but I don't want to completely hide the look of the rear end. Anyone had/have the same problem? What was your ideas/solution?
  16. Viking Saddle Bags

    VTX Internet Suppliers
    Has anyone ordered bags from ? Anyone have any reviews (good or bad)?