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Old 10-26-2004, 08:48 PM   #1
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Default Are all sliders the same?

I want to purchase frame & swingarm sliders for my bike, will any brand work?
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Old 10-26-2004, 09:10 PM   #2
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Nope. Different types are different lengths and have different mounting methods; some also have offsets because the frame isn't inline with the bodywork. A slider will protect your bodywork in a low-speed spill, but at 25 mph or higher (or if the slider catches a curb or other obstruction), a bolt mounted slider may ruin your frame.

You might want to read these threads:

KR: Frame Sliders

My Frame Sliders (Masrapido)

Custom Katana Brackets & Sliders under development

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Old 10-27-2004, 10:17 PM   #3
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There is actually a new update today on the in development sliders. Check the original post for more info.
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