Aug
29

Giant Loop Rider: CJ Designs Suzuki V-Strom DL650 Dual Sport Build with Siskiyou Panniers

Giant Loop Rider and pro photographer Matthew Fehrmann just sent us these shots of the CJ Designs Suzuki V-Strom DL650 dual sport build, and this looks like one super-bad machine! You’ll find more details about it here in this Adventure Rider forum thread. You may remember CJ Designs’ two-wheel-drive KTM 950 Adventure we displayed at Dealer … Continue reading »

Aug
28

Giant Loop Rider: Dimitri rides his KTM 640 Adventure with two Coyotes!

Giant Loop Rider Dimitri stopped by the shop the other day to get some new luggage.  He was on the return leg of a fly and buy that brought him to Central Oregon. He had found the new to him KTM 640 Adventure online and flew up to complete the deal. On his way home, … Continue reading »

Aug
26

Giant Loop Adventure: Impromptu Camping Trip – Destination Unknown

Sometimes a window of opportunity opens, and you have to fly away before it closes again. So much about life is pre-planned that it’s especially liberating to head out with only the vaguest idea of where you’ll end up. East. Maury Mountains. Camp near water. Wandering on gravel roads, watching the weather. A little rain … Continue reading »

Aug
19

Giant Loop Riders: Great Basin Saddlebag on BMW G650GS, Fandango Tank Bag on KTM 990 Adventure

Thanks Greg and Melinda for sharing the pic and comments – glad you enjoyed your Giant Loop ride! Hello, My wife and I just recently purchased two of your products for me the Fandango Tank Bag, my wife the Great Basin Saddlebag.  We just got back from a 1300 mi loop from Corvallis to Calistoga … Continue reading »

Aug
15

Giant Loop Tech Tip: Alternatives for Fender Hooks – Installing MoJavi Saddlebag, Coyote Saddlebag on KTM EXC, Husky TE

Giant Loop’s Dustin Cary roostin’ the KTM 500 EXC on trails about 10 minutes ride from the shop. Yes! We have a 2013 KTM 500 EXC here at Giant Loop – love this great bike! But there are some fitment challenges with the KTM EXCs and other late model dirt bikes with double-thickness rear fenders … Continue reading »

Aug
15

Giant Loop Tech Tip: Vinyl Protective Film Keeps Motorcycle Plastics, Body Work Like New

This short video illustrates why we recommend installing Vinyl Protective Film while your motorcycle is new and/or before you ride with Giant Loop’s adventure motorcycle packing systems. One ride is really all it takes to buff the gloss coat off of painted surfaces – or to grind dust particles into the surface on plastics, as … Continue reading »