I was very impressed when I pulled the Ricochet
skid plates out of the box for the first time. They have smooth edges with no
burs or manufacturing marks, and appear to be clear anodized. There were cuts
made at the bends to reduce stress which were then welded for added durability.
I was excited to get them mounted.
The installation was pretty straight
forward. I was hesitant to stand my machine up like the directions had
suggested, so instead I did it the hard way. I jacked up my machine and
installed them from the bottom. It was a little difficult using this method. If
I were to do it over again I would definitely stand my machine up like the
directions recommend. The mounting system clamps on to very sturdy frame
locations for extra rigidity. Start to finish, it probably took me around 3
hours, mainly because I did it the hard