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Old 5 Apr 2005
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CaJa Sahel :Tourenkoffer :


CaJa Sahel has come about as a result of
wanting the optimum set of Motorcycle
Panniers.Without the need for a mortgage.
cajasahel.com
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Check these variants of the Caja Sahel Panniers
http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthr...threadid=40366
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They look pretty good and I like the way that you've managed to get the boxes to fit closely to the side of the bike.

The only thing that would concern me is load tranfer onto the rear subframe. You have cut away the lower half of the 'D' frame, thus transferring some of the support of the load from the mainframe onto the subframe.
Although I can see that this has been done in order to fit the panniers around the exhaust, how have you tried to counter the effect this will have on load carrying ability?

Geoff
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There is no option , but to have the Rear
subframe bearing the Load. The Pannier
Mount is Mounted Directly to the rear subframe
at 3 Points . The Two std. mount points and
the rear of the pillion foot peg.There is also a steadying bar at the Rear , although this bears no load , just for stability.
These Panniers are Designed and Built with
true Round the World Capabilities.These are
not for going shopping, although they do that
Too. Noted i also offer to custom build your
Panniers the way you want em.
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What does CaJa Sahel mean by the way?
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Caja Sahel
Caja is Spanish for Box
Sahel is an area south of the Sahara.
So a Box designed and built to work in this
environment.
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New Address

The New web site address is
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