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Unused mounts on MK3 frame?

Versys Newbie question: Are there threads under these plugs on the frame? I may buy the OEM cases for my '15 ABS model, but I'm also considering soft luggage options and possible DIY support brackets for that. Yeah, I know I could just pry the plugs off and look, but...
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On my 2009, the "plug" furthest forward has the mount for a red reflector threaded into it - I am in the process of making soft saddlebag supports myself...
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On the Gen 1s I had, there were bolts attaching the sub-frame to the main frame under those plugs, so - YES.
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