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Old 01-14-2007, 01:17 PM   #1
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Pictures of Sliders and Gear at work

Found this going through some posts on another forum

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Old 01-14-2007, 01:18 PM   #2
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you weren't lying. How was the damage on the bike?
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Old 01-14-2007, 01:26 PM   #3
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Old 01-14-2007, 01:29 PM   #4
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Good series of photos!
You can definitely see where the slider is doing it's job.
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Old 01-14-2007, 11:44 PM   #5
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You can definitely see where the slider is doing it's job.
Yes sir + what if no armor?
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Old 01-14-2007, 11:46 PM   #6
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That looks very similar to me at MSRH and ya sliders work but could possibly be a write off!
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Old 01-15-2007, 12:01 AM   #8
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That looks very similar to me at MSRH and ya sliders work but could possibly be a write off!
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Old 01-15-2007, 12:02 AM   #9
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didn't get one. I was the guy u met at Motorcycles Unlimited that day carry out the broken front end off my bike back in I think Oct-Nov.
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The bike flipped too once it hit the dirt. Sliders are great until they hit the dirt.
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The bike flipped too once it hit the dirt. Sliders are great until they hit the dirt.
I doubt the slider caused it to flip, more likely it was the front tire or the bars.
Sliders by their nature are mounted too close to the center of the bike to be able to exert that much leverage to flip a bike.
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I didn't mean that they cause the flip. I ment that they are great in protecting the bike on the surface until they hit dirt. Then they break off studs in the heads or push into the bodywork, tweak the frame etc.
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