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Based on 56 reviews
89%
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E.B.
Good product

I’ve bought shortly the Reckless 40L and I expect that all my expectations shall be fulfilled. Delivery time, shipment and packing was good and proper.
Material shows very durable, with solid stitches. Product is new, so it’s all a little stuffy in the beginning, but I’ll expect when it has been used for a while, it will be more softer and easy in use.
When you have figured out how to mount the 40L to your bike it’s easy, but when have the Reckless in your hands at the first time with all those dangling belts and buckels, you’ll think OMG …
For me there is enough luggage compartment with the 40L because I make short trips, staying in small lodges. But this is personal, pending of how may luggage you carry (or think you do need). Due to the Covid restrictions, I haven’t got the time and opportunity yet to make a short trip and use the Reckless 40L.
The good quality of the Reckless 40L is a result of the enthusiasm, professionalism and drive off those people of Mosko. I give a rate of four stars because I cannot give five yet for the reason I haven’t use the reckless not yet thoroughly.
Maybe two little remarks for the future: mounting the Reckless at the rear end to the bikes luggage reck; maybe there must be more possibilities for different methods of mounting. Second, a simple instruction drawing should be no luxury.
With this Reckless 40L I’m very happy, no regret!

U
U.
Versatile and lightweight

Great update! Very nice to have them fit on multiple bikes depending on the trip.

Ideal for lightweight Trans Euro Trail trips - saved much weight on replacing a rack and light pannier setup. It all adds up.

P
P.A.
R 40 V3.0

Great product!
V3.0 is the best solution for all types of motorbikes.
I am going to try this fall in Morocco.

I
I.M.
Reckless40l V3.0 on a Honda Cb500x Model 2019

I bought a Reckless v3.0 a few weeks ago. This product fits perfectly on my motorcycle.I am very happy with it and I can only recommend it further. I drive a Honda Cb500x 2019 model and I think that exactly the Reckless 40l has a perfect fit.

I
I.W.
R 40

🏅

Reckless 40L (V3.0)

The Reckless 40L (V3.0) is a rackless pannier/duffle system that easily mounts on pretty much any motorcycle. We designed this bag for day trips on larger bikes, hotel-hopping, or overnight camping from a smaller bike. The Reckless 40 is 100% waterproof, with three separate removable welded-seam drybags that slide/strap into an outer harness, which stays attached to the bike.

For the ultra-minimalist camper (i.e. bivy sack, summer-weight bag, freeze-dried food), this is an awesome way to turn your trail bike into a mini adventure bike and use it to access hard-to-reach backcountry spots like lakes and hot springs. For hotel-hoppers on trail bikes, you can easily fit a change of clothes, a pair of pack shoes, tools and tubes, a warm jacket, and your dop kit. The R40 is also an excellent day ride bag that can live on your bike full time.

V3.0 adds a number of important upgrades. The width of the harness is now adjustable, with one setting for enduro and trail bikes, and a second setting for wider dualsport and adventure bikes. The beavertail on the center harness is removable, plus we added an expansion panel on the beavertail to accommodate a larger duffle like the Stinger 22. We changed the construction of the leg harness, replacing sewn seams with rivets, to reduce the risk of seam separation in a crash. Also, the three piece design makes the harness much easier to repair, plus you can replace components individually. We also changed the design of the mounting straps and most major buckles, to make them easier to replace/repair in the field.

The Reckless 40 includes three waterproof roll-top drybags, that can be easily accessed throughout the day. You don't have to mess with the holster attachment straps to get to food, clothes, or tools. The side drybags have clear panels on the front, so you can tell which bag has what you need, and they have stiffeners in the back to reduce movement while riding and make it easier to slide into the holster. They also have webbing handles at the bottom, so they can be pulled into the holster from the bottom.

The default center bag on the Reckless 40 is our Stinger 8. It turns into a backpack with mesh straps that unfold from inside the bag, in case you want to go for a day hike or run into town for errands. The Stinger8 also has 4 sewn-on connection straps with matching ladderlocks, so it can be rigged as a standalone fender bag, tail bag, or pannier topper. To expand the capacity of your Reckless 40, you can replace the Stinger 8 with a Stinger 22 Tailbag. The Stinger 22’s larger dimensions are great for bulkier items, like a sleeping bag in a stuff sack.

The Reckless 40 has sewn-on rear pockets on both sides, which are perfect for storing fuel bottles, water, tools, and tubes. On top, the R40’s removable beavertail is a great spot to tuck a motorcycle jacket when it’s not in use, or to store wet or dirty things - like a tent fly, towel, or campsite garbage. The beavertail is removable, so you can take it off when you don’t need it, and it can be rotated to run either parallel or perpendicular to the bike. On the top of the beavertail and front of the leg holsters, there are MOLLE panels so you can customize the harness with various MOLLE accessories.

Please Note:

a) Every Reckless 80 and Reckless 40 comes with an included heat shield. Please use the heat shield! Exhaust and exhaust heat burns are not covered by your warranty. Before you leave for your trip, we recommend checking and double checking that no part of the bag or your bike's plastics are contacting the exhaust. On dual-exhaust bikes or bikes with especially high/exposed pipes, you will need a second heat shield, which is available for purchase in the 'Hardware & Parts" section of our website. When installing the Reckless system on your bike, please make sure the exhaust is not blowing directly on the bag. In general, make sure the bag is not touching or close to extreme heat; go physically around the bag daily, cinch it tight, and make any necessary adjustments.

b) The Reckless 80 and Reckless 40 were designed for rugged riding. They have a durable hypalon and ballistic nylon backing that can rub against the plastic parts of the bike, resulting in minor abrasion. Please take precautions if you do not want your bike parts marred by placing a clear adhesive sheet to where abrasion may occur on your motorcycle. Some examples of protective products are listed below.We suggest taking a short test ride with protection applied and with a loaded Reckless installed on the bike to assure satisfactory results.

Allstar Performance Tape

3M Polymask Protective Tape

c) There are many "wear points" on the Reckless system that are different on every bike. See this video for examples. These could be on the bottom of the bag - where the harness touches the bike or luggage rack - or on the drybags themselves, where they contact the harness, tent poles, or other items. After your first day or two of riding, please inspect the bags carefully, identify high-friction wear points, and either remedy the friction or apply a sacrificial 'patch' that can be periodically replaced before the bag itself is damaged. In particular, it is normal for the fabric on the bottom of the harness to show wear, and this does not affect the structural integrity of the bag nor its waterproofing.

 

  • If friction causes the fabric on the bottom of your bag to wear through, this is not a big deal.There is a hard plastic plate inside the Reckless harness that will prevent the friction from reaching your drybags, and thereby affecting the functionality of the system. Fabric, vibrating under pressure between the hard plastic inside the harness and a hard metal bike part, will eventually wear out. To prevent this, apply a sacrificial patch to the wear point, or apply some padding on the bike.

 

  • If your connection straps are wrapping around a sharp metal edge, for example on a bag mounting cleat, foot peg, or luggage rack, and the straps begin to show signs of wear, it is critical to address the wear before the strap is too far worn to use. Either file/grind the sharp edge, or apply (and maintain) a sacrificial 'sleeve' for the webbing made from fabric, additional webbing, or duct tape. A sharp metal edge vibrating under pressure will eventually wear through webbing, sometimes quickly. If this occurs, take some extra webbing to a local sewing shop and they should be able to easily repair the damage.
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Features

  • 1. Stinger 8 works great as a standalone tail bag (built-in connection straps!)
  • 2. Bomber hypalon armor panels – protection where you need it most
  • 3. Three-piece design with adjustable width settings
  • 4. Removable and rotatable beavertail
  • 5. Leg and beavertail MOLLE panels
  • 6. Two external rear pockets – perfect for fuel or water storage
  • 7. MOLLE panels for quick attachment of MOLLE accessories (volume expansion!)
  • 8. Removable, not sewn-on, connection straps for field repair after a crash
  • 9. Two side compression straps
Product Specs
  • 14L capacity per side drybag
  • 8L Stinger tailbag
  • Harness w/drybag inserted:
  • Length: 19" (top to bottom) *can be extended w/roll top*
  • Width: 6.5" main body, 12" w/rear pocket
  • Thickness: 6.5"
  • Rear beavertail w/tailbag inserted:
  • Length: 10" (front to back)
  • Width: 7" (side to side)
  • Height: 9" (top to bottom)
  • Weight: Approx 7 lbs
  • Heat Shield: 6.5"x3.5" - lip that raises it off the exhaust is 1"
Construction + Materials
  • R40 Harness Materials: 1680D Ballistic Nylon with hypalon armour
  • Harness constructed with internal PE stiffener to prevent flopping
  • Aluminum stiffener supports built into each leg of harness, adding lateral rigidity
  • Dry Bag Materials: 100% waterproof durable 800D polyurethane coated (PVC free) with welded-seams
  • Exhaust Heat Shield: laser cut aluminum
Kit Includes
  • Reckless 40L harness
  • Two 14L drybags
  • Stinger 8L tailbag
  • Heat shield w/ hose clamp
  • One cleat kit (for mounting)

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
ACCESSORY PRODUCTS:

PICO TANK BAG, 2L MOLLE, MSR FUEL BOTTLE

“I recently purchased the Reckless 40 for my EXC-F 500 and I am very happy with the design and quality of this product. It fits my bike as though it was made specifically for it and stays in place while riding any terrain. If you really want to go off road then this is the set up you want.”

– William Overbey, USA

Customer Reviews

Based on 56 reviews
89%
(50)
4%
(2)
0%
(0)
2%
(1)
5%
(3)
E
E.B.
Good product

I’ve bought shortly the Reckless 40L and I expect that all my expectations shall be fulfilled. Delivery time, shipment and packing was good and proper.
Material shows very durable, with solid stitches. Product is new, so it’s all a little stuffy in the beginning, but I’ll expect when it has been used for a while, it will be more softer and easy in use.
When you have figured out how to mount the 40L to your bike it’s easy, but when have the Reckless in your hands at the first time with all those dangling belts and buckels, you’ll think OMG …
For me there is enough luggage compartment with the 40L because I make short trips, staying in small lodges. But this is personal, pending of how may luggage you carry (or think you do need). Due to the Covid restrictions, I haven’t got the time and opportunity yet to make a short trip and use the Reckless 40L.
The good quality of the Reckless 40L is a result of the enthusiasm, professionalism and drive off those people of Mosko. I give a rate of four stars because I cannot give five yet for the reason I haven’t use the reckless not yet thoroughly.
Maybe two little remarks for the future: mounting the Reckless at the rear end to the bikes luggage reck; maybe there must be more possibilities for different methods of mounting. Second, a simple instruction drawing should be no luxury.
With this Reckless 40L I’m very happy, no regret!

U
U.
Versatile and lightweight

Great update! Very nice to have them fit on multiple bikes depending on the trip.

Ideal for lightweight Trans Euro Trail trips - saved much weight on replacing a rack and light pannier setup. It all adds up.

P
P.A.
R 40 V3.0

Great product!
V3.0 is the best solution for all types of motorbikes.
I am going to try this fall in Morocco.

I
I.M.
Reckless40l V3.0 on a Honda Cb500x Model 2019

I bought a Reckless v3.0 a few weeks ago. This product fits perfectly on my motorcycle.I am very happy with it and I can only recommend it further. I drive a Honda Cb500x 2019 model and I think that exactly the Reckless 40l has a perfect fit.

I
I.W.
R 40

🏅

Warranty and Crash Replacement

We offer an industry-leading limited lifetime warranty on all our sewn seam bags, and a two year warranty on welded seam bags. Contact us for discounted crash replacement pricing.

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