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willie2006
18-08-2008, 07:55 PM
just giving me bike the once-over and noticed my saddle bags (well one of them anyway) has got a big split on the bottom seem. it`ll be ok to hold my larger stuff but not going to be waterproof. so, just wondering if anybody`s gunna have a stall at the ogri selling them? cheers willie.

Borg
18-08-2008, 08:01 PM
Use fishing line to stitch it back together

pyro
18-08-2008, 09:27 PM
I used an old guy rope on mine.

Shep
18-08-2008, 09:36 PM
Yeah Willie, there's usually someone selling that sort of stuff at the Ogri.

Alternatively, the army surplus people do a strong bodge tape.;)

Blue38
21-08-2008, 02:30 PM
just giving me bike the once-over and noticed my saddle bags (well one of them anyway) has got a big split on the bottom seem. it`ll be ok to hold my larger stuff but not going to be waterproof. so, just wondering if anybody`s gunna have a stall at the ogri selling them? cheers willie.

If you were nearer,I'd say pop them round for me to fix.Can hand sew leather.

willie2006
21-08-2008, 07:48 PM
Well thanks for the offer blue38, much appreciated. :thumbu:

Peirre
21-08-2008, 11:48 PM
nip down to your nearest cobblers shoppe ......... they`ll fix em

Peirre
21-08-2008, 11:55 PM
I found these dead easy to fit to the chop (old army backpacks)

http://i224.photobucket.com/albums/dd88/PeirreOBollox/canvas%20panniers/P3010027.jpg

just throw em over the seat and go ..........

http://i224.photobucket.com/albums/dd88/PeirreOBollox/canvas%20panniers/P3010023.jpg

Big enough to hold an 12/15/18 pack of beer in each pocket (4x packs in total) :thumbu:

http://i224.photobucket.com/albums/dd88/PeirreOBollox/canvas%20panniers/P3010025.jpg

now I`ve got the triumph they`re just hung up in the garage gathering dust

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