SKS Raceblade Long Mudguard Set

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Product Description

With the SKS Raceblade Long mudguard set offers great protection against spray, dirt and mud to keep you and your frame clean and dry.

SKS Raceblade mudguards are ideal for 700c road wheels and can be adapted to your wheels by adjusting the length of the stays. A low profile looks great against the bike Ideal for commuting, fitness and recreation. 

Key Features

  • The end of each mudguard extends to below the hub axles. 
  • This length ensures a full coverage, meaning you, and also the cyclist behind you, are spared from splashing. 
  • They can be perfectly adapted to the radius of the wheel by adjusting the length of the stays. 
  • Once the metal mounting brackets are fitted to the bicycle the mudguards can be clipped on and off in seconds making them ideal in case of need. 
  • Brackets attach at brake bolts and skewers.
  • Weight: 493 (incl. fittings) g
  • Wheel size: 28 "
  • Tyre width: 25 mm
  • Length front fender: 525 + 150 mm
  • Length rear fender: 805 + 150 mm
Not suitable for road race bikes with disc brakes
    SectionRimTyre
    35mm28700x20-28
    45mm28700x28-37
    50mm28700x38-45
    55mm2626 x 1.6 - 2.10
    65mm2626 x 2.10 - 2.35 (suitable for Big Apple)

    Occasionally, without notice, manufacturers change product design and/or specifications.

    Mudguard Guide

     

    Mudguard Guide

    Why use mudguards?

    Mudguards help keep you warm and dry in the wetter months while also protecting your bike from mud, grit and spray.

    This can dramatically cut down any maintenance needed to your bike through the winter. For commuters they are essential, road cyclists will enjoy the dry, comfortable feeling while not spraying any friends behind, and mountain bikers will cut down spray and mud to the face, eyes and back. Warm and dry cycling is simply more enjoyable, meaning you can ride longer and more often through the winter.


    What type of mudguards will fit my bike?

    For commuters, road riders and general cyclists the first thing to look for are eyelets or attachment points on your frame and fork. There are often different widths of mudguard with all types to suit your tyre. There are many combinations of wheel size and tyre width available, check your bike for these sizes and choose the appropriate option.

    A close-up of fork eyelets Fork eyelets
    A close-up of frame eyelets Frame eyelets

    “Ass Savers” and “Enduro Guards”

    When you need a quick solution these light and unobtrusive mudguards make a great choice. The “Ass Saver” style clips into your saddle rails and only take seconds to take on and off, they help stop a soggy bottom on an unexpected rainy day or when the road surface is still wet. The “Enduro Guard” style is intended for mountain bikes and is often left on year-round, while you do need a couple of zip ties to fit, they are fit-and-forget and help keep spray and mud away from your face.

    A mountain biker using an Enduro Guard from RRP

    Full-length mudguards

    If your bike does have eyelets then full-length mudguards can be used, these offer the best protection for bike and rider from the elements. They do take a little longer to fit as they are so robust. Some longer types have additional mud flaps and reflectors built in.

    To find the right size, simply select the option that suits your wheel size and tyre width.

    A hybrid bike fitted with full-length mudguards connected to the fork and frame's eyelets

    Clip on mudguards

    Road and hybrid bikes with no eyelets for mudguards will use a clip-on type. These simply strap around the fork leg and rear stay to offer a very good amount of protection depending on the length of the mudguard.

    SKS Raceblade mudguards are effective at reducing spray from the road

    Mountain bike mudguards

    Mountain bikers can keep riding through the worst of the winter weather with fork arch mounted mudguards and rear mudguards mounted to either the chainstays or seatpost. With sizes working well with 29ers and rear chainstay mounted guards pose no issue with dropper seat posts.

    They might not be the most glamorous of accessories but staying dry will keep you warm, meaning you can stay out longer and ride more often. Being able to keep riding through the winter will keep skill and fitness on point for when the trails and weather start to dry.

    A rear mudguard connected to the seat post of an MTB

    Fitting with zip ties they are strong and stay in place with minimal fuss.


    Summary

    Mountain bike with a downtube guard

    Mudguards are essential to keep riding through the winter, with many different types there is a wet weather solution to almost every bike. Road cyclists will be able to keep training through the worst of weather and riding friends appreciate not riding through the spray normally thrown up by the rider ahead.

    Your bike will thank you and your winter clothing will last longer. Commuters will find mudguards essential, and mountain bikers will find it easier to keep warm and dry through the most extreme conditions.

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