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Old 06-08-2015, 03:20 PM   #1
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Fit motorbike to rear

I want to carry my 250cc off road motorbike at the back of my bus. Any ideas or photos of how to do that? I don't think the door hinges would take the weight. It's too heavy to lift, so need some pulley mechanism. On the other hand the easy option would be to row it on a trailer....
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Old 06-08-2015, 03:48 PM   #2
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What about a hitch-mounted carrier, like below? If you can find something similar in the UK, or if Amazon would ship it internationally.
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Old 06-08-2015, 04:34 PM   #3
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I carry our honda jazz on hitch mounted rack, works good theres are ramp you push it up and strap down the bike. Used it lots, you will see it in my build thread
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Old 06-09-2015, 12:32 AM   #4
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Harbor freight sells a hitch bike carrier with 400# capacity for like $130, I have one that I use on the back of my VW Touareg
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Old 06-11-2015, 04:44 AM   #5
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Yeah my folks carry their 250 Yamaha on the back of their class A.
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