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Giant Loop Motorcycle Saddlebags & Motorcycle Tank Bags: Panniers, Soft Luggage for Adventure & Sport Touring

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Craven panniers .

I was pleasantly surprised to see that new Craven panniers are being made by Draganfly.
I rather fancy a pair of Comets for the old Norton .

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I have no connection with the company and have not inspected any , therefore I cannot comment on quality etc .
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I'm really pleased to see that. Since Ken Craven called it a day twenty five years ago the rights to the business have been passed through so many people and nobody has really done anything. With the classic world going from strength to strength I'd have thought they'd have a huge worldwide market.

A lot of my early "overlanding " was done using Craven racks and panniers and right up to the present I've been using (and reusing) either a small stock of bits I've had or making them myself for the luggage systems on at least three bikes. Nice to see that stuff I've spent hours handcrafting is now available for a few pounds.

Once they've got the classic stuff sorted it wouldn't take much to adapt the concept and produce luggage for a number of more modern bikes like Xt600s etc
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