Accessories for Motorcycle GPS Unit
You can risk going on far off places with your motorcycle because Motorcycle GPS Navigation is getting popular every rising day. You can use those navigation apps on your smartphone but it is not considered safe on motorcycles. It is preferred to use GPS units which are specially designed for motorcycle riders. You can easily mount those GPS units on your motorbike without risking your road vision. And that is not all; these GPS units for motorcycles come with amazing accessories which makes your travel more interesting. In this article, we will be discussing some accessories for Motorcycle GPS Sat Navigation.
There are special charging cables which come with motorcycle GPS units. It’s a pretty long cable whose one end is connected with the GPS unit while other end is connected with a 12 Volt connection on motorcycle. This is the most important accessory of GPS unit because you need to keep your device charged all the time.
Ball Clamp for Steering:
Ball Clamp is used as a mount for those motorcycles whose handles do not have tubular handlebar clamps. Some such motorcycles are super sports bike and tourers. The ball clamp is attached onto the steering wheel and then the GPS unit can be mounted on top of that. These clamps are available in different sizes so always check the size before ordering one I suggest you also get the Garmin Zumo 350LM for motorcycle gps navigation.
All bike riders would love this accessory as this has made their lives easier. This is a cable headset for GPS units which will be fitted into your motorcycle helmet. This set includes 2 headphones, microphone and Vox adapter to connect your GPS unit with phone if required.
If you usually travel on bumpy road and want to protect your GPS unit from getting out of order or you are irritated of your device shake while you are riding, this friction mount should be ideal for you. It is most commonly available for Garmin and Tom Tom Rider but you can also check if it is compatible with any other GPS unit. The shape of this mount base is quite flexible which makes it suitable to be used by many vehicles.
With the help of these Bluetooth modules like those from Garmin, you no longer have to stay connected with wires. If you are using GPS sat Nav through your smartphone, you can connect your phone to the system by wireless Bluetooth device. After that, you can just put your phone in your pocket and the route will dictated to you via headphones in your helmet. Your helmet will be equipped with special in-ear speakers. The sockets for these in-ear speakers come in different styles of sockets so you need to choose carefully while shopping online.
In addition to all above mentioned accessories, you can also get some extension leads which come in many different lengths. There are also weatherproof connectors which are quite necessary in case of using GPS units on motorcycle.
All of these above mentioned accessories are important in order to enjoy motorcycle GPS navigation.