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Offline Borsato

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Rear top box
« on: August 13, 2019, 12:22:59 PM »
Does the Givi top box come with its own rack underneath or do I have to buy a separate rack. Cant seem to find the answer. Thanks.

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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2019, 12:46:59 PM »
You have to get a rack, either Givi or maybe SW Motechs Alu-rack which needs an adapter plate to mount many makes of top box.
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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2019, 02:42:54 PM »
The Monolock series comes with it's own base and will bolt up to any rack that excepts any Givi base
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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2019, 10:52:56 AM »
*Originally Posted by Borsato [+]
Does the Givi top box come with its own rack underneath or do I have to buy a separate rack. Cant seem to find the answer. Thanks.

Givi do two main types of case MonoLOCK and MonoKEY....each requires a specific rack plate. Later V type cases also require V type fittings...best to buy secondhand as a complete set up
« Last Edit: August 14, 2019, 10:53:38 AM by Jonathan »

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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2019, 06:01:03 PM »
Do what I did........
I got the Givi top case mount, without a base plate.
Then used a Shad top case, which comes with it's own
base plate.
This was the cheapest way to go... :016:

Givi rack part# is : Givi 1121FZ Top Case Support Bracket Kit Honda CB500X 2013-2019
« Last Edit: August 16, 2019, 06:11:44 PM by choyashi »

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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2019, 05:34:52 PM »
I am planning to buy a Givi V47 and i am afraid that it will be too big for this bike...
Honda suggest a 35L top box.
If someone has the same top case, Givi V47, i will be pleased to see a picture.
Thanks!

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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2019, 06:12:18 PM »
*Originally Posted by Manolis [+]
I am planning to buy a Givi V47 and i am afraid that it will be too big for this bike...
Honda suggest a 35L top box.
If someone has the same top case, Givi V47, i will be pleased to see a picture.
Thanks!

I have a V47, and I think it is the perfect size. 


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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2019, 06:18:02 PM »
*Originally Posted by Manolis [+]
I am planning to buy a Givi V47 and i am afraid that it will be too big for this bike...
Honda suggest a 35L top box.
If someone has the same top case, Givi V47, i will be pleased to see a picture.
Thanks!

Here is a picture of the V47 with my helmet in it.


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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2019, 06:55:23 PM »
*Originally Posted by ewryly [+]
I have a V47, and I think it is the perfect size. 

Thanks for your reply!!
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Re: Rear top box
« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2019, 09:55:19 PM »
*Originally Posted by Manolis [+]
I am planning to buy a Givi V47 and i am afraid that it will be too big for this bike...
Honda suggest a 35L top box.

Did you ever get the 47? I've just picked up my new CB and would rather not strap a milk crate to it ;) The dude who posted a pic of his, also had side cases. I wonder if the 47 would seem too huge without those.  Seems these top cases are quite expensive. Anyway...any experience you can share would be appreciated.

 


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