Skid Plate - WR450



6 replies to this topic
  • kywr450r

Posted April 15, 2003 - 06:40 AM

#1

Has anyone found a skidplate for a WR450 that provides adequate protection and is; a) not too heavey :D is simple to install without any modifications and c) is relatively easy to clean out?

The underside of my bike took a big hit on a rock last weekend and came within a few hundreths of an inch of doing some serious damage :). Any vendor contact information and user feedback will be greatly appreciated.

  • ddialogue

Posted April 15, 2003 - 06:43 AM

#2

I really like the Utah Sport Cycle skid plate. Mondo protection and only adds about a pound over the stock junk. Excellent fit and can take a major hit. I'll take the extra weight for the extra protection anyday. :)

  • Jonesy920

Posted April 15, 2003 - 08:41 AM

#3

I love the one I got from BRP. . I couldn't justify the extra $$ to look cool with a carbon fiber unit.

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  • wr250rr

Posted April 15, 2003 - 12:22 PM

#4

I use an E-line carbon fiber. Its light and strong.

  • SMD

Posted April 15, 2003 - 01:21 PM

#5

Ditto on the E-Line........ :thumbsup:to Kevin.

  • jackalope

Posted April 15, 2003 - 05:12 PM

#6

BRP makes a good one. Good shark fins too and really cool guys on top of it all! Check 'em out at BRP :)

  • foursmoke

Posted April 15, 2003 - 05:31 PM

#7

Ditto on the E-line. Carbon/KEVLAR, very strong and cool :) I think $130 on a very strong skid plate to protect the engine on my $6000 bike is justification enough for me. Whats worth protecting more than your powerplant besides yourself. Thats what condoms are for :D




 
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