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Complete modular hand guard solutions for adventure motorcycles and more

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A growing range of model-specific hand guard kits is now available from
Australian hand-guard specialist,Barkbusters, allowing owners of adventure
motorcycles, as well as a number of street bikes, to switch out inferior OEM
offerings with the best quality hand protection on the market.

With the popularity of adventure motorcycles showing no sign of waning, the
market for quality parts and accessories for these machines continues to
grow. Barkbusters has used its 30-plus years’ experience and expertise to set
about designing an array of precision-engineered hand guards that offer
unrivalled impact and weather protection. Such an offering is unique in the
marketplace and not available from any other manufacturer.

Aside from the upgrade in quality, another big benefit for both consumers
and dealers is that the kits are interchangeable with Barkbusters’ modular
range of plastics. This makes them an easy stocking solution for stores
needing to maximise shelf space, allowing customers to tailor their hand
guard to their own personal tastes with the confidence that parts will be in

Although the focus is mainly on adventure motorcycles, a number of the
hardware kits are custom designed to fit many street, dual-sport, trail and
rally bikes. The full wrap-around aluminium hardware is compatible with
Barkbusters JET, VPS, STORM and CARBON plastic guards. All recommended
fitting options are for motorcycles with OEM specifications and details of
the full range can be found on the Barkbusters website:

Recent releases include:
BHG-036 (Kawasaki Versys-X 250/300 2017 on) RRP$121.95
BLG-016 (Ducati Multistrada 2015 on & Multistrada Enduro from 2016 on)
BHG-063 (Honda MSX125 Grom and Kawasaki Z125Pro) RRP$121.95
BHG-064 (BMW RnineT Scrambler) RRP$121.95
BHG-065 (Royal Enfield Himalayan) RRP$121.95

Barkbusters CEO, Matthew Phillpott, is delighted by the reception the
model-specific hand guard kits have enjoyed. “As riders ourselves, we are in

constant contact with our fellow two-wheeled enthusiasts and it turns out
that a lot of people are disappointed with the stock hand guards on their

“We’re constantly evolving the range to include new models, and because we
carry out design, prototyping and production here at our facility in
Australia, we can react quickly to demand. The feedback has been phenomenal
and it really demonstrates the importance of listening to the market.”

For further information on all Barkbusters products visit:



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