Originally Posted by BCK_973
This is my self done(two weeks of work) rack to take the alu panniers.I think it proves itself as very strong and trustable after almost 11 years! Of course I can ride soft luggage every time i desire. With other racks the subframe will allways crack! You need to send as much force as posible to the main engine frame.
That is some awesome work - I wondered how some fo the kits available handled the issue of the weak subframe, but it looks like you figured your way around that - nice job!