Bash plate / center stand - Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums
General V-Strom Discussion Talk about all things V-Strom not limited to just one of the above models

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 Old 04-20-2014, 10:13 PM Thread Starter
Stromthusiast!
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Northwest
Posts: 14
Bash plate / center stand

I have a 2013 wee and want to know a good center stand and bash plate to put on it. Preferably from the same manufacturer. I'm also in the need for hand guards. Any help would be appreciated as I'm getting ready for a three week adventure.
Bobinoly is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 04-21-2014, 12:53 AM
Stromthusiast!
 
19awd93's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Ames, IA
Posts: 28
Bark busters for the hand guards
SW motech for the engine guard
I have a murphskits.com center stand
19awd93 is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 04-21-2014, 01:08 AM
Stromthusiast!
Super Trooper!
 
RLBrooks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Walla Walla, WA (USA)
Posts: 78
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bobinoly View Post
I have a 2013 wee and want to know a good center stand and bash plate to put on it.
I had my dealer install the Suzuki center stand and hand guards on my 2012. The center stand works well and the hand guards too but I only street ride so I'm not really stressing the hand guards much. I don't have a bash plate but I've been thinking about the Weld86 Skid Plate.

Cheers... [B][I][COLOR="Red"][FONT="Comic Sans MS"]Russ[/FONT][/COLOR][/I][/B]

2012 DL650AL2 Adventure (Sold)
2013 TU250x
RLBrooks is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 Old 04-21-2014, 01:47 AM
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: West Seattle
Posts: 37
I bought a 2013 one week ago.

I have the AltRider system. Crash bars, skid plate and sliders. It all works together.

The nice thing about the skid plate is it does not mount to the engine. It has an added bracket that goes between the side stand & muffler mount. Then the front mounts to the crash bars.
Engine has nothing attached to it so the skid plate can take a beating and not shock the motor.

You can change oil without removing them.

No center stand as I have lowering links.

(I may be a little biased because they are a local Seattle company near my dealer. And all local, American made! Right here in Seattle. )


adidasguy is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome