Unsecured saddlebags can end up in the rear wheel if you don't take precautions. Consider Cobra's Bag Supports; steel protection for spoked-chewed luggage. These supports attach to existing hard mounts on the bike for quick installation. Made of thick steel tubing bent to fit each bike model and then polished and powder coated. Protect your investment that you have made in your saddlebags with Cobra's Saddlebag Supports.