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Rear light with bombproof clip to attach to bag?

Old 11-25-08, 03:43 PM
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Rear light with bombproof clip to attach to bag?

For some reason I have no problems with front lights (Minewt X2) but for the life of me cannot manage to hang onto rear lights for very long. I currently have a Niteride Tail Fazer that I switch back and forth between two bikes on seatpost mounts. The mounts are crappy but I give the light an extra wrap with a rubber band and am OK.

However, I want to supplement this with another light mounted elsewhere, preferably on the light loop/strap on my bag. Most lights Iíve tried have crappy clips that donít lend themselves well to repeated messenger bag mounting (aside from a dinky little Petzl I have that is more of a backup.)

So- any recommendations on which of the good taillights would work best with a horizontal light loop?
Thanks.
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Old 11-25-08, 03:52 PM
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Blackburn Mars 3.0 works pretty well. Well, haven't lost mine yet well . Clips pretty darned solid. Trust it more than my PB.

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Old 11-25-08, 04:22 PM
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PBSF and a cable tie. That bugger's not coming off my bag without using scissors.
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Old 11-25-08, 04:52 PM
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I use duct tape. I clip the light onto the little loop on my saddle bag, then add a little piece of duct tape to keep it from bouncing out. It works well.
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Old 11-25-08, 06:06 PM
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I use the Cateye TL-1100 through a loop on my saddle bag. It flew off once and after that i drilled a hole large enough at the open end of the clip to insert a cable tie and zip it shut.
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