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Old 09-13-2012, 05:07 AM
Bierlitrinka Bierlitrinka is offline
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Default GPS for softail slim

i recently bought a softail slim and was wondering if anyone can recommend a GPS (+ mount kit) which fits the softail slim.

The issue is not the GPS, the issue is finding the right mount kid which fits...

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Old 09-13-2012, 10:23 AM
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RAM makes an excellent mount for just about any device: http://www.rammount.com/Products/Mot...Default.aspx#/

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Old 09-13-2012, 11:28 AM
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This is what I use for my Garmin Nuvii.

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Old 09-13-2012, 11:35 AM
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They all look so bad on the handle bars. Almost tried to velco it to the tank, but that is even worse. I probably get 1/4 of my riding miles while I'm lost. Sometimes a good thing. Wish some one would make a mount that didn't look like it's from Toy's R Us.
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Old 09-13-2012, 04:21 PM
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Hi all, if you're looking for a GPS mount that actually looks good mounted to the handlebar (or the switch housing on a Harley), here are some USA-made, machined (then chromed or blacked), solid mounts. These look nice! http://www.leadermotorcycle.com/motorcycle-gps-mounts/
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Old 09-15-2012, 11:44 AM
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Here is mine mounting for a gps. I don't like the large mounting bracket on the handlebars if I don't mount the gps.

So I've got a good solution for it:

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Old 09-15-2012, 04:55 PM
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i bought a techmount black handle bar mount and added the
quick change adapter plate.
when i slide the plate off, you barely see the mount.

check out the website
part # 3-60003 and part # 3-30912

The handlebar mount in chrome is 20 bux more.
i went with the black because it tucks in behind the bag i have mounted on my handlebars and it's barely noticeable.

i post a pic when i get home.
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