Decent cycle cover.

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  1. busby

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    Does any one know of a decent easy to fit cover for two cycles on a rear cycle carrier. Just binned my latest, holes all over it. Fiamma does not get very good reviews. BUSBY:BigGrin:
     
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    We got a motorcycle cover for our 2 bikes. Don't know the make though.

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    Have a look at Oxford. We have the Stormex which is actually a motorcycle cover but covers our 4 bicycles, on a tow-bar cycle rack, a treat. Don't know how to put link on here but Google will find it! :thumb:
     
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    Our Tailor Made ones have been excellent had them for 9 years of hard work, bit faded but that is all. would recommend them.
     
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    We had a Fiamma 2 bike cover for the tin tent (front mounted bike rack) and it lasted just 1yr as the handle bars just started to poke through.
     
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    Having got through two Fiamma bike covers, I bought a BBQ cover from Argos. It is not only better quality but its cheaper too!! and big enough to cover two bikes :thumb:

    Argos catalogue number 345/0712

    Was £19.99, now £7.99 !!!
     
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    Hi coffeeroffey:thumb:
    Thanks for the "heads-up".:thumb:
    Have just ordered one from Argos; they look just the thing
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    Any suggestions for a decent 4 bike cover? Was going to order a Fiamma one but sounds like they don't last. also I'm a fussy get and it needs to look neat.:RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes:
     
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    We had a Fiamma one - it did not last long at all, so now I use an old scooter cover - looks old but does the job!
     
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    Our Fiamma cover is done and we are waiting delivery of a cover from bags4everything, let you know what it's like when it arrives.

    Rgds
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    Any suggestions for a decent 4 bike cover? Was going to order a Fiamma one but sounds like they don't last. also I'm a fussy get and it needs to look neat.:RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes::RollEyes:[/quote]

    See my post re Oxford covers above. :thumb:
     
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    Just got our cover delivered from bags4everything. Put it on, much easier than Fiamma and a better fit. We're off to France with it next week so that should be a good test.

    Rgds
    Bill
     
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    With the weather we are having at the moment we'd need a dry suit for our bikes to keep the rain out:Sad:
     
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    Blue skies all day here, little cloud now, but still not warm!!!
     
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    Bike Covers

    We have a bike cover from Bags4Everything and have used it continuously all year sun and showers for the past 7 years. Best bit of kit available. Rubberised inside, bikes are kept dry even in the most awful weather. :thumb::thumb:
     
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    cycle cover

    We have also bought the BBQ cover from Argos. We had to put two slits in the back to make fit over cycle carrier but does a great job. We paid full price for it and thought it was great value so at the r:thumb:educed price its an absolute steal!!
     
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    Argos

    They were out of stock at my local Argos yesterday, back in stock today but full price, drat.
     
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    Had to pay full price but worth it. Fitted eyelets around bottom and cut two slits in back. Neatest and best bike cover i have owned. Thanks for your advice. BUSBY:BigGrin:
     
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    A really good idea.......:thumb:
     
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    Hi BUSBY. We have a Taylormade that cost £55, used once, then we changed the van, so yours for £35... Mitch.
     
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