The Icon Squad 3 Backpack Review

Available in two Mil-Spec colors (orange & yellow) plus the stealthy looking black, the new Icon Squad 3 Backpacks are made to carry your gear in style and comfort.

With a unique vest styled front chest that has dual straps for closure, it fits snug and distributes weight evenly while riding. Constructed of a tough rip-stop nylon and custom TPU hardware, this Icon bag are durable enough to take anywhere. There’s an external strap so you can carry a helmet or jacket, a removable ID holder, several pockets for all your stuff, a media port for your headphones, exterior tie down straps and reflective material around the entire bag. And if you’re thinking about protection, there’s a pocket for a back pad if you’d like to add that too. So check out all the pics and let us know what you think of this cool new Icon Backpack or if you want to look at something comparable, we recommend the Fly Racing Illuminator Backpack or the Cycle Case Helmet Backpack, both of which are available in the high-viz yellow.

Tourmaster Cruiser II Saddlebag Review

Constructed of a unique synthetic material that looks and feels like leather, Tourmaster Cruiser II Saddlebags are a great option for your next motorcycle trip.


Practically maintenance free, these motorcycle saddlebags resist stains, rust and mildew, while being extremely durable. With the look of high quality leather, you can get cool bags at an affordable price. The Tourmaster Cruiser II Saddlebags have a universal mounting system that incorporates a zipper removal system so they are not only easy to mount, but easy to take off when you get to your destination.



Offering large box style lids, that have quick release buckles hidden behind traditional looking silver buckles, these bags are not only available in three sizes, they are available in two styles. If you like a little bling on your bags then the Tourmaster Cruiser II Saddlebags with Rivets is the choice for you. With subtle detailing, they will stand out just enough on your bike. And to protect your bike, the saddle bags also have a neoprene layer on the inner sides to keep them from scratching your paint or chrome.


So depending on the size and style you like, these or any of the other luggage motorcycle pieces offered by Tourmaster are sure to fit the bill. Be prepared for your next motorcycle adventure by picking up some luggage today.

Spirit Sport Saddlebags by Nelson Rigg

If you’re looking for a pair of inexpensive saddlebags for your sport or sport touring bike, then the Nelson Rigg Spirit Touring Saddlebags should be just what you need.


These durable saddlebags are built to withstand your journeys on the bike. Made of high quality Tri-Max nylon that has been UV-treated, to prevent sun damage, these motorcycle saddlebags will maintain their shape due to the protective EVA foam panels within. Identical except for the size, the Nelson Rigg SPRT-40 Spirit Sport Saddlebags measure in at 13.5″ long by 6.5″ wide by 7.5″ tall, holding 10.79 liters per bag. Both sizes are compact enough to be compatible with the side swept exhausts of many styles of sport bikes or even scooters, but the Nelson Rigg SPRT-50 Spirit Touring Saddlebags are larger and can hold 23.68 liters per side. The dimensions on the larger bags are 17″ long by 8.5″ wide by 10″ tall, so they can take you on a little longer trip, when you need the extra room.


With heat resistant under panels to protect your motorcycle gear against hot exhaust and protective pads on the inner side to keep them from damaging your bike, they will not hurt your bike. Easy to mount, with velcro straps and quick release buckles, these motorcycle saddlebags are also easy to load your stuff into, due to the large top zippered openings. To help keep you visible they have reflective piping also. Basically, these Nelson Rigg Saddlebags have all the space and durability you need in a great affordable package, so pick yours up today, before your next trip!

For Travel Storage – Tourmaster Cruiser III Saddlebags & Tool Bag

Touring, traveling, bike trips, motorcycle adventures….however you classify it, when you ride you need storage and need to be prepared. The Tourmaster Nylon Cruiser III Saddlebags & The Tourmaster Cruiser III Tool Bag can give you the space you need for all your motorcycle gear, including tools.

cruiser-III-boxAvailable in box or slant style, these motorcycle saddlebags are both made to withstand the trips you take it on. Constructed of a heavy duty, 840 denier & 1000 denier nylon, that is weather resistant, you can rest assured your motorcycle gear will be secure. With a easy mounting yoke that is adjustable and can be permanently mounted, if you prefer, they will fit under the seats of most bikes. They also have a simple zipper removable system, so that you can take the bags off quickly when you get to your destination, without having to completely detach the entire mounting system. The zippers are lockable also, so if you leave your bags on your bike, they’ll be safe.

cruiser-III-slantA removable neoprene layer protects your motorcycle from damage, reflective piping gives you extra visibility, internal supports help them keep their shape and they come with a rain cover just in case you encounter bad weather. The Tourmaster Nylon Cruiser III Box Saddlebags come in three sizes with a range of 5″ of width difference and are the classic squared off style. With slightly different dimensions, due to the slanted design, the Tourmaster Nylon Cruiser III Slant Saddlebags are also available in three sizes, so you can pick which suits your bikes personality best.



Now that you have a place for your clothes and essentials, it’s time to pack your tools for your trips. Constructed of the same tough nylon, with a hinged lid for easy access and a simple mounting system with four straps, the Tourmaster Cruiser III Tool Bag is the next logical choice. Strapped to your front forks, this durable bag will be out of the way and will help you be prepared, just in case you have a roadside emergency.

Road trips are a great time, especially if you have enough space to pack your motorcycle gear and still have room to pick up a few souvenirs along the way. And being prepared for a breakdown is always a plus, even though we hope you don’t need to use your tools! Tourmaster has a full line of motorcycle luggage, so check it all out on our site to see what best suits your bike.


Sport Touring Saddlebags by Nelson Rigg

Looking for some saddlebags for your Sport Touring Bike? Slightly different in size, the Nelson Rigg CL-900 Mini Sport Touring Saddlebags are perfect for commuting or a short trip while the Nelson Rigg CL-905 Sport Touring Saddlebags give you just a little more room if you need the extra space.

CL-heat-shieldsBoth designs have been constructed with tough UV-treated Tri-Max ballistic nylon, that has reflective piping for increased visibility at night. Heat resistant under panels and protective pads that attach to the side where the bags meet the bike, provide an anti-slip and anti- scratch barrier. And if you ever need replacements, Nelson Rigg Saddlebag Heat Shield Pads are available.

CL-900-miniEasy to mount to your bike, they have velcro straps along with quick release buckles, as well as additional external buckles for your tail bags, if you use them both. The main compartment is easy to get into and they have front mesh pockets to stash a water bottle. The Nelson Rigg CL-900 Mini Sport Touring Saddlebags also are equipped with outer pockets for additional storage.



Measuring 17″ long by 6.5″ wide by 11″ tall (holding 19.92 liter per side) the Nelson Rigg CL-905 Sport Touring Saddlebags should give you the space you need. A little shorter in length and height the CL-900 Mini’s only hold 13.27 liter (per side), so if you just need them for commuting, you might want go with them.

If you are looking to use them for motorcycle traveling and will be using a tail bag too, we suggest you pick out a pair of the Nelson Rigg Luggage Mounting Kits which will make strapping all your bags down together simple. With four styles to choose from you should be able to get what you what fits your bike.





There are many designs of motorcycle saddlebags on the market and we have a full line on our website if you don’t see exactly what you need here. Check out all the Nelson Rigg Luggage options and hopefully you’ll find what you need.