Frame Protection?

what do you guys use to protect your frame? i dont really want to buy thoes expensive alluminum frame guards. i notices mitch's super motard bike had some king of white stuff on the frame. whats that? it looks like some kind of vinel(don't know how to spell) where can i get some of this? does it actually work?


I used to use Acerbis plastic frame guards. The plastic wore through where my boots were rubbing against them. I now use the (expensive) works connection aluminum frame guards. I am quite happy with them.


99 WR, all YZ mods, de-octopused, OEM YZ tank and seat, jetting by Clark.

I too have the Works Connection frame guards and my frame looks great. Spend the money. Good investment.

I use genuine Yamaha alloy ones (got them from Yamaha dealer)

Now being a E Line dealer I may try some carbon-fibre ones! :)



**Ride it like you Stole it!**

Matt Porritt

99 YZ400F

Rubber Chicken Racing

I have white brothers frame guards, but for above the frame guards and the engine case I use clear vinyl. The stuff that I use (and sell, only in Australia, sorry.) is really good stuff, and won't fall off, even water blaster resistant. I actually put it on all my plastics as well, and 12 months from now you would think my bike is only 4 weeks old, no **** you should try it sometime. I was told about it by a sign writter friend who has been doing it for years, and he claims that the re-sale value is excellent.


RodH Canberra, Australia<A HREF="" TARGET=_blank>

400 Thumpers Australia</A>

2000 WR400F See Photo's and Modifications

Hey Rodney where do you suggest picking up some of that vinyl stuff here in the good ol us of a?

My bike had carbon fiber frame guards on when I bought it. :) Love em!


99WR,WR timing,throttle stop removed,Twin Air filter,E-Series,carbon air box,Pro Tapers,front and rear lights removed

I tried using some ski saver I had laying around. It worked for about six rides before it started peeling up. After that, I bought the Maier frame guards which have held up well for over 3 months of riding close to every weekend.

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