Join Date: May 2016
Location: Newark, Delaware
I'm no engineer, but I'd think that if the frame or sub-frame is prone to getting tweaked in a mild get-off, then harder side cases and/or guards will transfer even more force to the frame and increase the chances of frame damage. Perhaps soft luggage would be better?
2015 Versys 650 ABS
AMA, Retreads Int'l., MSTA
Mods/Farkles: Puig "Touring" windscreen, Givi hand guards, BMW Sport Grips, Omni-Cruise throttle lock, Motowerk mirror extenders, SW-Motech gas cap mount tankbag, Denali Mini Soundbomb horn, Mag-Knight tank pad, SW-Motech steel luggage rack, SW-Motech Quick-Lock Evo side racks, Givi E-22 side cases, Givi V-47 top case, Motorwerk side stand foot, Motowerk highway peg set-up, SW-Motech wide foot pegs, SW-Motech GPS shelf, decalectomy