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post #1 of 5 Old 04-28-2010, 02:42 PM
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Pictures of the aquabox on the V-Strom - anyone have any?

I am thinking of getting the RAM-HOL-AQ6U but it seems rather bulky. I searched and few members are using this one but I haven't found any pictures of the aquabox installed on the V-Strom. I would like to install above the gauges with a RAM mount. Anyone with pictures?

Aqua Box 6 Internal Dimensions:
Width=4", Height=6", Depth=1.75" inches

Aqua Box 6 External Dimensions:
Width=5.25", Height=6.5", Depth=2" inches

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post #2 of 5 Old 06-06-2010, 11:51 PM
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I do....

But I am at work. I have on for my satelite radio and one for my Ipod or GPS (Depending on the ride) I have had them on their for several years. The only problem is that I never take them off and the clear plastic is no long very clear. Works great, no overheating problems and never a drop of water in them.

I will try to remember to post some pics tomorrow morning.

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Pat Walsh designs skidplate/crash bars, Manta Tankbag, Givi E45 topcase and Givi E21 sidecases. Fancy LED taillight. RAM Mount for Magellan Explorist GPS, RAM Aqua mount for Sirius satelite radio receiver. JMC-2003 CB/intercom. 12 volt auxillary power plug. Pilot- 55w auxillary driving lights. Gripwarmers.
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post #3 of 5 Old 06-07-2010, 12:57 AM
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Here is one I prepared earlie.

Sorry for the darkness of the pictures but hopefully you can see how the box has been mounted on my Vee. I used the GPS mounting bracket from RichlandRick and have also used a couple of bolts through the top of the madstad bracket to give a bit of extra support.

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post #4 of 5 Old 06-15-2010, 10:31 AM
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Thanks for posting the pictures but they are too small and dark to see anything.
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Well you can see that it's HUGE and intrusive.

I don't know about you, but I think it's better to get something like a Nuvi 500 or Zumo and mount it lower without needing any aquabox.

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