Case savers


5 replies to this topic
  • SteadyEddy

Posted July 14, 2004 - 05:51 PM

#1

Does the 450 come standard with the case saver, is it the thing that sits behind the plastic cover at the front spkt :thumbsup:

  • The_Missile

Posted July 15, 2004 - 01:08 AM

#2

yes.

On the older ones you have a ugly plastic cover on it. I have seen most seem to remove the cover and leave the metal. Not sure it would help that much anyway with 40+ hp of drive piling the chain forwards !!!

  • SteadyEddy

Posted July 15, 2004 - 02:55 AM

#3

so do you think it is worth replacing with an after market one?

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  • The_Missile

Posted July 19, 2004 - 02:32 AM

#4

If theyre beefier probably....but to me it looks like it would be a lost cause no matter what you put down there bar a solid inch of plate armour. I cant imagine anything holding up against the onslaught of a broken chain being driven by the sprocket.

I may be wrong.... It could be meant to work by directing the chain out of the way...but if for some reason the chain would snag or get hooked up I think its game over for the guard and the case pretty quickly.

I'm sort of flying blind here. They must put them on for some good reason.

  • N7SLC

Posted July 19, 2004 - 02:49 AM

#5

I'm sort of flying blind here. They must put them on for some good reason.


I think their reasoning is that some protection is better than
nothing... :thumbsup:

  • oldbones

Posted July 20, 2004 - 09:57 AM

#6

Here's an option for you, Rooster Performance is a TT sponsor :thumbsup:

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