steven at bixbys.net
Wed Aug 5 13:57:22 PDT 2009
Hey, I have a PRE, too. :)
Just IMHO.... I personally wouldn't want it mounted on the bike,
though. I doubt it'll stand up to that kind of vibration and
environmental exposure. I think you'd be far better off with a Zumo
or the like (which I have, too). I love the Zumo, fantastic gizmo.
The GPS apps on the Palm are nice and all but nowhere near the
usability of the motorcycle-enabled units like the Zumo.
That said - on my bikes, I have a RAM clutch reservoir mount, along
with corresponding parts like the ball arm, a ball plate for the back
of the GPS mount, and so forth. It's really a nice rig, if a little
pricey. Most of the kit came with the Zumo, a factor in the price of
the Zumo that's worth considering.
On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 1:49 PM, Alan Nicholls<metrogtiguy at gmail.com> wrote:
> Has anyone found a good way to mount a GPS or PDA/phone on the GPZ yet? I
> want to mount my Palm Pre by my gauges somewhere, but it seems wherever I
> put it, it's in the way of the speedo, tach, or the handlebars. I was think
> of adhering a car mount to the gas tank, but then my phone wouldn't be
> protected if it rained :(. The GPZ is a big bike, but it seems that every
> square inch is taken up!
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