Viewing maps

3 replies to this topic
  • Jawmail

Posted June 01, 2006 - 08:47 AM


I'm going on a trip this weekend and would like to have a map. How do you guys do it. Do I tape one to my Clarke tank or is there an easier way.

  • onaXR

Posted June 01, 2006 - 12:01 PM


tankbag with a map window.
Posted Image

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • zodran

Posted June 01, 2006 - 02:36 PM


Cycoactive makes a crossbar mapcase too, but you probably can't get one by the weekend.
What I've done a couple times is a 1 or 2 gallon ziploc bag and a bungee cord, kind of tuck it up under the front of the seat and run a bungee diagonally across it.
This was with the LM Colorado trailguides, spiral bound like a notebook. If your map is just one sheet stick some cardboard in there with it to stiffen things up. :applause:

  • PeterHively

Posted June 02, 2006 - 06:49 PM


I bought a map case at REI, it is like a very heavy duty zip lock bag with fabric reinforcing the sides and it has clips on the ends. I put zipties around my handguards and attach the clips to those. Works great!


Related Content


Honda XR650L 2017 by Chris.GVS

Honda XR650L 2017
  • - - - - -
  • 0 reviews

XR650L super moto wheels by greggkklee

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • Hot  29 replies

93 xr650l Restoration Project by Zigster

Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Honda   XR600/650
  • 17 replies
Want to add a kickstart to your XR650L?  Here's how - last post by clc3251

Want to add a kickstart to your XR650L? Here's how

  • 1 reply

Post Apocalypse, ThumperTalk style! by Justin Pearson

Dirt Bike   General Dirt Bike Forums   General Dirt Bike Discussion
  • Hot  35 replies

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.