I did a parade last month on my Chieftain. I bought a 7", 12vdc fan off of Amazon, put a cigarette lighter plug on it.I guess I'm going to find out what hot is, for I'm involved in parades.
I don't want to speak for Roll On but it takes me about 1-2 minutes to remove the saddlebags and side panels and another 1-2 to remove the trunk. Since I am riding early this year I find my self wiping down the rear fender after every ride, loving the ease of removing and reattaching!Thanks for posting these pic. How long does it take to remove everything and how long does it take to put everything back on?
Thank you jwcutler;I don't want to speak for Roll On but it takes me about 1-2 minutes to remove the saddlebags and side panels and another 1-2 to remove the trunk. Since I am riding early this year I find my self wiping down the rear fender after every ride, loving the ease of removing and reattaching!
In the interest of full disclosure I should mention that the first time I removed the bags it took three days to scratch proof the shop and ensure that none of my family or friends would call, text, email, drop by announced or unannounced. Then it took 1.5 hours to unlatch the first bag and wrap it in velvet lined bubble wrap before lifting it - wearing white cotton gloves - and placing it gently into a cradle of memory foam and unicorn fur. The next day, after my nerves settled down I repeated the process for the other saddlebag. After waiting an appropriate time for my nerves to settle down, two days, I began the process of removing the trunk. I first had an EKG wired with an EMT on standby in case my pulse fluctuated by more than say...3 BPM. Then I placed the trunk in a zero-gravity well lined with baby goose down. After taking the next few days off and relaxing I took the weekend to reassemble everything.Thank you jwcutler;
I think that would be a good true number on the time it takes.
For being the first timer, I first check to see if I had on a jacket with a zipper that could scratch and a belt buckle that could as well.
Making a place on the bench to all my pieces.
I was like a Abbott & Costello film; slowly I turn, step by step.