Corbin's popular Beetle Bags are designed to fit specific bike models so they're visually integrated and look awesome! Notice how the Corbin bags mimic the shape of the fuel tank and follow the graceful line of the fender. This helps the bags actually enhance the look of the bike rather than just being an add-on. We also design our saddlebags to fit close to the profile of the Rocket for improved weight handling and aerodynamic efficiency. As you can see, the integrated shape provides a bit of a Hot Rod flair and a look far cleaner than "one shape fits all" style hard luggage.
Both bags feature top loading so contents can't spill out when opened and they will self close in the wind if forgotten. We mold the bags close around the fender rails and in tight to the fender. This allows the bags to carry weight in close where it won't upset your balance. This design also keeps a narrower profile for less width to worry about when lane splitting. Our design team shaped these bags to work with your stock exhaust system, but they will work equally well with any system that has a profile lower than the stock pipe.
Here's a new feature for Corbin bags... Rocket III bags are engineered to work with the Sissy Bar / Passenger Backrest setup available from Triumph! We have a variety of seat models that work with the Tall sissy bar / luggage rack (part #A9738070). Currently, the short bar has been unavailable for testing, but appearances indicate our seats and Beetle Bags should work fine with that system as well. The interior wall still fits very closely to the shape of the bike, but the clever design of the Triumph sissy bar assembly allowed us to make it work.
Since the interior wall fits so closely, we can keep the saddlebags narrow and carry the shape around the rear fender. This keeps weight bearing close to the centerline of the bike which helps to maintain a good center of gravity. When loaded properly, you won't even know they're back there while you're riding and the bike remains stable at all speeds. These bags were designed by the same guys that ran Hayabusa saddlebags over 180 mph on the Bonneville Salt Flats.
Constructed of our exclusive Fibertech material for a fine finish and long term durability. Installation is a snap with all required mounting brackets included. Simply install two studs in place of existing bolts in your fender rails and mount our brackets to the passenger foot peg hanger... no drilling or chassis mods! The bags will now secure to the three installation points and you're ready to hit the road. This is a good angle to see the details worked into the saddlebags... like the triple ribs on the trailing edge. Beautiful!
Corbin Beetle Bags mold around the passenger's legs to maximize capacity without creating an overbearing look on your sleek machine. We are often asked if a full-face helmet will fit inside our bags and we're sorry to say "it will not." Creating a set of bags with enough width to hold a full face helmet, would have made them extremely wide which would make them unstable at higher speeds. However, their 30-liter capacity (per side) will provide plenty of room for a weekend getaway or daily commute.
Both bags come completely lined to protect your cargo and feature locking doors for security. Molded to fit perfect with your stock turn signals. Sure seal weather stripping and adjustable lock keeps them watertight. Corbin's Beetle Bags come pre-painted to coordinate with your factory paint job so they're ready to install right out of the box. Saddlebag lids are molded using our new RTM (Resin Transer Molding) process so they're more rigid and finished on both sides to look nicer open or closed.
OK, here's a new widget that is totally unrelated to the saddlebags, but we couldn't help but put it on this page 'cause it's so cool. We've just released a new Glove Box back for our 02-S model removable backrest. Just remove the rear finishing plate from your #02-S and bolt on this glove box in it's place. Constructed of durable ABS and comes to you pre-painted and fully lined. Features four liters of storage space which is plenty for a couple bottles of water, gloves, maps, cell phone, sunglasses and keys. Also available with the backrest if you don't have one yet. Pretty slick huh?
Note: These Beetle Bags will not work with the Streamliner Trunkbox as there is not enough clearance for the saddlebag doors.
Manufactured of our exclusive Fibertech™ material for durability and a clean finish. Specially formulated for Corbin, Fibertech™ gives us very tight tolerances with minimal shrinkage so each part comes out true to the original design.
We use a quality gel-coat for a nice finish that doesn't show material weave. When ordering parts in "primer gel-coat" you can expect a part ready for your painter's preparation. Most Corbin components are also available prepainted and ready for immediate installation.
Corbin Beetle Bags come fully lined with a nice, thick grey liner on the inside to protect your cargo. Sure seal weather stripping around the doors keeps out the elements. Locking doors keep contents secure.
Capacity: 30 liters per side Overall width: 38 inches Door opening: 8" x 15"
Capacity: 30 liters per side Overall width: 38 inches Door opening: 8" x 15"
Installation is simple using hardware and brackets that are included. Corbin bags are designed to work with your stock turn signals so there is no wiring to worry about. Suitable for an average weekend mechanic, complete instructions included.
At the top, simple replace two fender rail bolts with the provided stainless steel studs. Then install our foot peg bracket to the passenger foot peg carrier. Your bags will now mount to the three installation points shown in this photo.
Beetle Bags come complete with lining and weather stripping preinstalled and doors/locks pre-mounted. Basically, take 'em out of the box and install on your bike!
When loading items inside thebags, it is best to load heavy items closest to the bike for best load bearing and balance. It is important to load items like disk locks carefully. If you throw an item like this into one of the bags, it can create pressure cracks in the paint on the outside of the bag.
These Beetle Bags will not work with the Streamliner Trunkbox as there is not enough clearance for the saddlebag doors.
Corbin saddles (with very few exceptions) include Genuine Leather Seating to provide a luxurious look and feel.... don't let anybody tell you that vinyl is just as good! You wouldn't buy vinyl boots would you?
WARNING: Heater elements (when available) should never be installed in motorcycle seats that will be used by riders that cannot sense heat. This could create a hazardous condition.
Take good care of your new seat and the seat will take good care of you. Designed to help your leather saddle remain weather resistant and keeps the hide supple. This will allow the leather to break in and age gracefully. Great for boots, gloves & jackets too. Simple rub-in, buff out application. *More Info*
OK, here's a big surprise... we make SEATS for the Rocket also. Yeah, you never saw that coming did you? Anyway, we offer five seat models to choose from depending on your desires for form and function. Check out the Rocket III index page HERE*
Want to test drive our Visual Seat Configurator? It's in Beta Testing now... Just click HERE.
Beetle Bags, 2004 - 2015 Rocket III one color
Beetle Bags, 2004 - 2015 Rocket III Two-Tone
We do not always have a color match for all brands and model. Please enter your bike year and paint color below and we will contact you if we do not currently have the color matched. A note about paint color matching: Please Read
PLEASE NOTE: Corbin products are designed to fit very close to your bike for a clean look. Due to this, other accessories or options can inhibit proper fit. As an example: Tank Consoles (dashes), ignition modules, exhaust systems, sissy bars, etc. If you have accessories installed on your bike, please let us know so we can verify the fit for you.
SADDLE WARRANTY: Basepan, foam and hardware of the Corbin saddle is warranted to the original owner for life. Cover materials, Heaters and workmanship are warranted for one year. Product will only be authorized to be shipped back, freight pre-paid, for refining of shape or to replace/rectify defective parts. In cases where the rework requires a new cover, a recover charge will be applied. Cash or credit refunds are not available. All goods being handled for customer service consideration must be accompanied by a Corbin receipt and a Return Material Authorization number (RMA).
FIBERGLASS WARRANTY: Structural integrity of Corbin fiberglass components are warranted to the original owner for life. Finish and paint are warranted against manufacturing defect for one year. Damage to product and / or painted surfaces from outside forces or misuse is specifically not covered under warranty. Cash or credit refunds are not available. All goods being handled for customer service consideration must be accompanied by a Corbin receipt and a Return Material Authorization (RMA) number.
EXPORT SALES: USA pricing shown. When products are shipped throughout the world, you will see higher prices because of freight, customs, duty & applicable taxes. Please consider these costs when purchasing Corbin products outside the USA. If ordering direct from Corbin, we will compute freight charges and add them to the order. BUYER will be responsible for customs, taxes, duty or other charges.