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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-10-2007, 07:14 PM Thread Starter
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Crash protection

Hey guys,

I've got a quetion about protecting my F4 against any potential low speed/stationary falls. I'm aware of the R&G crash bungs, but I just think they look so ugly. I've heard they're effective and I'd rather install them than suffer the sad alternative, but I was wondering if there's a more discrete option that provides exactly the same protection as both front and rear R&G protectors.

Would appreciate any thoughts.

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I put on a set of fixed rear set footpegs. It saved mine when it fell off the side stand. The pegs and the handle bar ends kept it all pretty much damage free!

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-10-2007, 08:22 PM
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The Gallina Tamburini has a set which don't seem too interupting, but I'm not sure how well they work.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-10-2007, 09:29 PM
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I have the sliders on my brutale, which are actually under-the-faring sliders for the F4; In other words they will save the frame, but not your bodywork, but you also don't have to cut your plastics to install them.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-11-2007, 03:51 AM Thread Starter
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I think some fixed rear sets may do the job for drops off the stand but I wouldn't have thought they would protect much against much else.

The ones on that Tamburini look like the ones from, they definitely look better. They don't petrude as much as the R&G Sliders so I wonder if they would protect the bike's important parts as well?
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