Why not a Top Case?

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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by wellcraft » Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:41 pm


DarkFlow wrote:
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:24 pm
The sx is marketed as a sports tourer,justifiably imo, so it's not built just for speed.
Nobody cares how fast? Lol
Try telling that to the legions of k and gs owners who just have to try and show how fast their pieces of Germanic posing crap are,after wafting past you without acknowledgement as bmw owners tend to,only to find you on their tail shortly after,then past them not much after that!
They seem to care then.
To no avail.
See them hogging the outside lane of European autoroutes every trip.
All good fun.
You're obviously envious of K16's and GS's and while the H2SX is marketed as a sport touring bike it's actually more of a sport bike with panniers.
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by DarkFlow » Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:09 am


Envious?!
Oh,terribly.lol.
I owned several boxers in my formative years,including the original gs p-d.
The sx is too sit up and beg rider position wise to be compared to a sports bike.
More semi adventure position if anything.
But still virtually as capable an all day load carrying machine as more focused tourers but considerably more nimble.And then there's the extra power.It does it all.
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by wellcraft » Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:06 pm


pikines wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:55 pm
My H2 with original Top Case!
Givi mounts.
And original panniers.
Cool setup, is that a Kawasaki top case, what was the cost and where did you purchase it. How much stuff can you put in it?
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by pikines » Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:29 pm


wellcraft wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:06 pm
pikines wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 7:55 pm
My H2 with original Top Case!
Givi mounts.
And original panniers.
Cool setup, is that a Kawasaki top case, what was the cost and where did you purchase it. How much stuff can you put in it?
It’s this:
https://www.kawasaki.es/es/accessories/ ... AkMWllbW18

The cost aprox: 400€ Top Case + 115€ Givi

Top Case 47 litres. (Incluyed: base, green cover and backrest)
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by pikines » Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:16 pm


Hi, I upload a video were you can see the OEM Panniers with Kawasaki Top Case(Z1000SX).
My english isn’t good, sorry.
I hope could be help.

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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by Ludwig61 » Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:11 pm


Racer-X wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:14 am
This is my setup ... the side on view shows how much further forward it sits. If your better half uses it as a backrest I'd suggest the webike over the Givi. There is a gentleman on here that has had the Givi brackets break twice.
On webike I'm only seeing Givi branded racks. Is your rack discontinued?
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by Racer-X » Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:16 pm


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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by Ludwig61 » Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:44 pm


Racer-X wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:16 pm
This is the one --> https://www.japan-webike.nl/products/23829277.html
And then a Monokey plate. Did the holes in the rack match up to the Monokey, or did you need to drill new one?

I'm not seeing anything that looks like it slides. So I'm guessing the relative position of the case (forward) is due to how forward the Monokey is mounted on the cross bars...

Thanks!
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by Racer-X » Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:15 am


Indeed the plate is "adjustable" in terms of being able to move it back and forth. I just used the universal give plate like this one (no drilling required) ... https://www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk/motorc ... rod/206858
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Re: Why not a Top Case?

Post by duaneb » Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:19 pm


Although I don't have a top case, I did purchase a set of Givi V37 side cases for my previous bike (a ZZR1200), and I will be mounting the V37s on the H2 SX. My Givi racks will accept a top case, but my preference is to just use a big dry bag strapped across the passenger seat... I only ride solo on long trips. I'll post some pics up once I get them mounted.
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