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Biycle mount for motorbike... :)

http://2x2cycles.com/product/motorcycle-bicycle-rack/

Anyone fitted one of these? Tips/things to look out for?

I've got a Yamaha Tdm 900.
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Can't give you any feedback on the product you've found (other than commenting it may be 'exciting' in a cross-wind) but can show you my solution. Bungee cords.

Must say though I got very lucky with the relative frame sizes on my two bikes! Post some pics of what you end up doing. There's always room for refinement!

(edit: just to add I wrap the chainring with a bit of old carpet to offer my bottom some protection. Not in the pic.)

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Thanks for the feedback, that chainring looks like an uncomfortable proposition, glad you've got the carpet. I'm hoping to here from a UK rider with a review, it certainly looks good the 2x2 system, as you say possible issues is cross winds...though hopefully the wind blows straight through.

Other suggestion made was the weight, as its some way behind you when mounted...but then even my mtb doesn't weigh all that much.
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