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Old Oct 17, 2013, 11:57 AM   #1
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I wonder how that barrel stays attached to the bike while "barrelling" down the highway
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Old Oct 17, 2013, 3:36 PM   #2
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Nah mate - you've got it all rong...

It's not a barrel on the back of the bike - it's the aero-turbo with the dust cover still attached

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Reminds me of the Bear Barrels, say that fast, we used to use for camping.
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Old Oct 18, 2013, 11:21 AM   #4
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Looks like the barrel is bolted to the seat assembly. I used to use a dry bag to keep my stuff dry. They are mainly used for rafting, canoeing, etc. but are excellent for motorcycles.
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I would think that a barrel this size could affect handling (depending on the weight) and add wind resistance. Just remembering from my active motorcycling days.
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