A behind the scenes look at Selle San Marco developing new fenders with Ass Savers.
Here’s another roll-up fender design called Musguard which is still in funding status on Kickstarter. It’s unlike the Plume rain guard because you need to roll it up manually but the Musguard in my opinion looks a little cooler (not to mention it’s attached in a better way). Price: $25.
The Plume is a recoiling mud guard for your bicycle that makes me think of a giant slap bracelet. From the demo video below, it seems to work perfectly over large bumps without accidentally causing the mud guard to recoil back to its rolled-up state. For $35 you can get in on the first run [...]
I’ve been posting some test crash videos of underride guard tests on big semi trailers. Now here’s a video of an actual crash involving a sedan and a tractor trailer. Damage is not horrific due to the underride guard doing its job.
Yikes, this is why you don’t tailgate a truck. Anyway, only the Manac underride guard protected cars from all 3 35mph crashes. The other ones…well, you don’t want to be in those accidents.
This video shows how un-protected the occupants of a sedan may be if they hit the back of a big rig with federal safety underride guards. Despite this being mandatory for all truck trailers, the fact remains that underride guards are often too fragile to prevent a car from rolling underneath the trailer — after [...]