Constructed of heavy-duty mild steel, SW-MOTECH crashbars are designed to provide maximum protection, optical integration, and high-quality fit and finish.All components are protected against corrosion by sandblasting and powdercoating. Three high-strength frame mounting points. Black.
Installation Note: If a torque specification is not provided in the OEM maintenance manual, the manufacturer's recommended torque specification for the M12 bolt is 90Nm.
Moterbiker of the vstrom.info discussion group wrote:
My crash resulted in no damage to the paint at all. I used the SW-Motech crashbars and Acerbis handguards.
Moterbiker's crash photo is shown below.