Offering toughness, durability, superior design, and a great fit and finish. These racks have proven themselves worthy by our own brutal testing and by thousands of adventure riders all over the world. They are the finest racks available at any price. Made by Hepco Becker in Germany from heavy gage black powder coated 5/8" (16mm) round steel tubing. Featuring maximum attach points per side and a rear cross bar for ultimate strength. Only a few small plates are left behind when the racks are removed.