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Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 6:10 am
by Nero
Hi guys,
some pictures of two rigid DIY metal saddlebags that I made for a friend of mine:
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You can see more pics here if you like; if you browse the older posts it's also explained how I made them (it's in Italian but it's full of pictures, and I know that you do not need no stinkin' explanation, pics are more than enough.. ;) )

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 11:11 am
by hansgoudzwaard
I really like these. You did a great job on the paint too. Thanks for posting. I enjoy your website.

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 5:11 pm
by Jeff L
Wow....+1 what Hans said.....you should powdercoat the hinges white too.

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 9:57 pm
by Jim Sawyer
Very nice work

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Wed Aug 01, 2012 12:44 pm
by Nero
Many thanks guys :obscene-drinkingcheers:

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Sun May 08, 2016 11:33 am
by Nero
Version 2.0 (for a Triumph this time.. however..)

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More pictures can be found here, together with the detailed fabrication process in the previous older posts...

Have a nice day..

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Thu May 12, 2016 11:29 am
by hansgoudzwaard
These are very nice and look solid and tough.

Re: Handmade rigid metal saddlebags

Posted: Wed Jun 01, 2016 1:15 pm
by Indian Mark
Wow, great craftsmanship!