Originally Posted by AdventurePipe
I just had a conversation with a riding buddy about this. The Honda XR's have an aluminum alloy subframe, and it is very light. Have to be careful about the weight back there. Might require some type of steel tubing sub frame struts to beef it up. Might have to go with smaller Pelican cases too. It will end up costing a lot.
The xr650r has a aluminum sub but the xr650l has a steel sub and a few places to mount brackets. smaller cases would be a must. Just a idea, I know a few people would be interested the XR-Ls dont have much in the lines of luggage available.