Where to mount GPS


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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by WingAdmin » Mon Mar 09, 2015 10:49 am



MikeB wrote:It is probably just fine but the appearance of that big X is just a tad unnerving. :lol: Looks like some kind of early torture device without the tablet on it.
The "arms" on that X are relatively thin, and while they are strong enough to hold the tablet in place, they would fold over like paper if presented with the force of your body hitting it.



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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by PastoT » Tue Mar 10, 2015 3:55 pm

:lol: I must agree on the image of a torture device. I hope to find an adequate means to mount a clamp direct to the back of my tablet case. I do keep that clamp down low and loose, hopefully I'll go above it if I ever need to eject myself! But then I'm not using them anyway. :cry:
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by MikeB » Tue Mar 10, 2015 6:04 pm

PastoT wrote:But then I'm not using them anyway. :cry:
Me too but they do provide ballast....


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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by CMReynolds1 » Thu Mar 26, 2015 7:38 pm

I mounted a GPS on one side and Sirrius Radio on the other. I used Leader products.

Here is site info: http://www.leadermotorcycle.com/
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by mgarrett » Thu Apr 16, 2015 12:42 pm

I just bought a mount that puts the GPS above the vent in the windshield. I had to buy an additional ball mount for my Garmin, but love the location as it keeps it close to my eye level and yet out of the view of the roadway. Have not taken it out on a long trip yet so can not speak to the durability but seems to work well around the area I live.

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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by NKYWinger » Thu Apr 16, 2015 12:52 pm

mgarrett wrote:I just bought a mount that puts the GPS above the vent in the windshield.
I sure like mine.....
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by MikeB » Thu Apr 16, 2015 1:09 pm

Can you post a picture of the installation please?
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by mgarrett » Thu Apr 16, 2015 1:12 pm

go to http ez-gpsmount.com to look at the product just be aware you will have to purchase a mount for you particular system this is the base mount with a diamond shaped mounting bracket.

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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by dtrider » Thu Apr 23, 2015 10:19 am

mgarrett wrote:go to http ez-gpsmount.com to look at the product just be aware you will have to purchase a mount for you particular system this is the base mount with a diamond shaped mounting bracket.
Thank you. I like that mount. Mine is mounted on the brake reservoir, and I've never really liked it there. The PO mounted it there and he did a nice job of routing the cables, so I haven't really had enough incentive to move it. This mount may just make it worth the effort. Of course I still have to convince my wife that I really need another gizmo for the bike....
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by NKYWinger » Fri Apr 24, 2015 4:09 pm

That's the mount I got...I really like it right in fronto of me, but low and out of my line of sight.
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by Wingsconsin » Sun Apr 26, 2015 2:20 pm

Any pictures of the EZ GPS Mount installed ?
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by m2102 » Fri May 01, 2015 7:02 am

all are good ideas but i'm leaning to the cross bar from wingstuff. have talked to a few folks that have it and all like the placement and convenience. the concern I would have if reservoir mounted is the screws that are in the cap are not very big and would think they could be broken from a bump or caught while getting off bike. imho

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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by mgarrett » Fri May 01, 2015 8:49 am

I will post some pictures of mine as soon as I get back. will be a few days.

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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by mweddy@gmail.com » Sat May 02, 2015 5:53 pm

I like it here. I've tried different locations, but this is the easiest to monitor without being too distracting.
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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by m2102 » Sat May 02, 2015 6:07 pm

Wish they could come up with a double adapter for the aux hook up under the left pocket so you could have 2 cables fir headset

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Re: Where to mount GPS (pics)

Post by EZ-GPSMOUNT » Sun May 03, 2015 6:20 pm

Someone asked for pics of it mounted, so here are a few.






I hope this helps

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Re: Where to mount GPS

Post by Wingsconsin » Mon May 04, 2015 8:48 am

Thanks for the pictures...
It was me who wanted them ..
I will be mounting mine this week I hope onto my V-Stream windshield..
I hope it works okay... :)


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