Saddlebags are either
bolt-on or throw-over types.
Unlike a throw over saddlebag that goes under your seat to
attach them to the motorcycle A bolt-on saddlebag mounts to
your motorcycle by utilizing the bolts in the left and right
chrome fenders of your motorcycle. You should see two to three
bolts in the chrome fender on each side.
A mounting kit will need to be purchased usually separately to
mount a bolt-on saddlebag. Most motorcycle riders today
purchase either Ghost Brackets or Easy Brackets. These
saddlebag mounting kits utilize two bolts on each side of your
motorcycle fender to mount your saddlebags and have the extra
benefit of making the bolt-on bags quickly removable.
By definition a bolt-on saddlebag should use materials made for
bolting on the saddlebags to the motorcycle without putting
damaging stress on the saddlebags.
Bolt-on saddlebags will Usually have a back piece with the
ABS with aluminum
All of the above materials have proven over time to be reliable
mounting surfaces for motorcycle saddlebags.
Bolt-on saddlebags do not require saddlebag supports that a
throw over saddlebag would use, but as mentioned needs a
Most quality bolt-on saddlebags will start around $299 and up
and saddlebags are sold in pairs.
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