Saddlebags are bags attached on both sides of motorcycles for utility purposes. And it is a predominant feature on choppers of some bike enthusiasts. Most riders will opt for this when they go on long road trips. Thus, these bags are around since the inception of the motorcycle, and it just evolves with it too.
Anyway, why would you like one then? |And doing on long trips on your motorcycle, chances are you will be packing your things on a backpack or a sling bag. During your travels, backpacks can be hard on the back. And you will be switching them back into your chest. Saddlebags will free you of that burden on your back. Thus, making your ride more comfortable even after a long trip.
We dipped into Amazon to see what saddlebags are there. And we have chosen five of them based on their quality, their size, and also price. So here they are:
The most common saddlebag type that we can see are the ones made of plastic. These are more durable compared to other material and can make sure that anything inside is safe from the elements. Ego Bike’s Hard Saddlebags will give you a protective and secured saddlebag. For whatever stuff you put in there. It is also very stylish, reminds me of the original Harley Davidson saddlebags back then.
Another classic design of the saddlebag is the leather one with buckles and straps. Nomad Saddlebags will give you that stylish looks on your chopper, or whatever bike you have. Thus, this does not need any brackets due to its design, so you don’t need to worry about it being pulled by the wheels. The leather used is also very durable, and won’t deteriorate anytime soon. And a perfect and nifty bag, especially if installed on to classic choppers.
An easily-detachable saddlebag is easy to install to any motorcycle. Issyzone’s Saddle Bag might be the right one for the job. It is made of durable Oxford cloth and PU leather for added protection and durability. The distance between two saddlebags can be easily adjusted. Thus, eliminating it from sagging too low on the sides of your motorcycle. A great choice to use on certain occasions and not as a permanent feature on your bike.
Another lightweight fabric saddlebag that is easy to mount and remove from your bike is Coleman’s Motorcycle Saddle Bag. It will keep all your things secured and protected from the rain. And also from dirt and dust too. Even though it is fabric, it is durable enough to withstand any abrasion, and it is tear-proof as well.
This design of saddlebags is the symbol of a classic utility bags on the original chopper. It is a well-made saddlebag, made of PVC material, ensuring that all the contents inside are dry all the time. It also features a flapped opening with buckles for much easier opening and closing. The buckles are excellently made to withstand any hard tugs and pull. A classic design to complement any chopper it was installed in.
Saddlebags are a great addition to any motorcycles out there. It does not just compliment its design. It also serves as a utility box and storage for pretty much anything you want. From tools to your safety gear, saddlebags will surely keep them secured and safe all the time.