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post #1 of 4 Old Feb 22nd, 2009, 2:00 pm Thread Starter
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Garmin 2610 Mounting on R1200rt

I just purchased a used Garming SP2610 for my RT only. I have a C550 for the car. I know there a lot of different mounting options available. I want to know if anyone makes a bracket that mounts to the handlerbar mounting bolts. I saw one on Cycle Gadget but it appears to only mount on one bolt? What is the factory mounting for an RT with the Nav II system?

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post #2 of 4 Old Feb 23rd, 2009, 11:40 am
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Re: Garmin 2610 Mounting on R1200rt

When I was in the UK (and had an RT), I used the same mount you're talking about....with one hole that goes into one of the RT's handlebar bolts. At least I think we're talking about the same mount...a RAM ball mount, right? I got the RAM-11M mount, and also bought the optional bolt (another $10)...which is a longer bolt that assures proper thread engagement with the mount in place. See picture attached. Anyway, it worked great, and my 2610 was very stable.
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Re: Garmin 2610 Mounting on R1200rt

I've never seen what the factory mounting is for an RT. Is there any?

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Re: Garmin 2610 Mounting on R1200rt

I got one of these -- Click here -- from a member of the BMW Sport Touring Forum. It's beautifully made and fits like a glove!

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