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    Chainring bashguard sort of thingy?

    Hey!!!

    So i've been noticing that I keep shedding skin/jeans through snagging on my biggest front ring. Is there some sort of cheap plastic shield thingy I could buy to protect my legs/clothes?

    I've seen bash-guards but those seem to be more for the protection of the chainring itself. Not to mention they are ridiculously expensive

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    I always use something like this, it's not what you asked about, but works great!


    Leg strap pants protector thing

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    Quote Originally Posted by HamfisT
    I always use something like this, it's not what you asked about, but works great!


    Leg strap pants protector thing

    This will take care of the jeans.. but NOT the skin

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    http://www.bikesomewhere.com/bikesom...282/4969/28462



    Now, seriously: You can find lightweight and thin plastic guards on some cruiser bikes. But those guards do break on the trail. Usually just they cannot even withstand the usual sticks and stones flying up from the trail. Any impact shatters them.

    That is why no serious MTB shop sells them and no serious rider uses them.
    "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit." - And I agree.

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    Easiest solution, roll up your pant legs. And BBG makes some super cheaper bash guards with great warranties.

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