Removing axle crash bungs

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Re: Removing axle crash bungs

#16 Post by mangocrazy » Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:51 pm

There have also been cases where poorly thought out and designed crash bungs have put a dent in the frame from a fairly minor off.

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Re: Removing axle crash bungs

#17 Post by Gio » Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:33 am

mangocrazy wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:51 pm
There have also been cases where poorly thought out and designed crash bungs have put a dent in the frame from a fairly minor off.
To which you can add poorly designed bikes.
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Re: Removing axle crash bungs

#18 Post by fatboy » Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:58 pm

I'm not too sure I can subscribe to that theory....
Just weighed a single axle bung, 72 grams, negligible weight ( thinks me ).
As for the original suspects being a push fit, I'd not trust the buggers to hold station in the event of an off. Have seen some racing ones that don't use a go through fixing but held in place by a cam
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