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What is the difference between a fender and a mudguard?

Old 06-25-21, 04:08 PM
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What is the difference between a fender and a mudguard?

What is the difference between a fender and a mudguard?

How do Americans and others use these words?
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Old 06-25-21, 04:18 PM
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Fenders usually offer full coverage and bolt to the frame and fork...Mud guards clip on to a seat post or clip on to a fork and don't offer full coverage like fenders do.
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Old 06-25-21, 04:32 PM
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I think some people here in the USA use the terms interchangeably and others prefer to think of them as in the first reply you got.

I wouldn't care what you referred to it as. Just don't send me out for bread and get upset because I didn't return with dinner rolls. <grin>
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Old 06-25-21, 04:33 PM
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Old 06-25-21, 05:11 PM
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Whilst in The UK, I call them "Mudguards"
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Old 06-25-21, 07:07 PM
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More quality content from the OP. Next up: Tire vs. Tyre.
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Old 06-25-21, 07:18 PM
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More quality content from the OP. Next up: Tire vs. Tyre.
I like a good aluminum frame, but I hate aluminium.
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Old 06-25-21, 07:53 PM
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one is a musical instrument & the other aids in the prevention of unwanted organic & foreign debris from becoming a hazard.
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Old 06-25-21, 08:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Koyote View Post
I like a good aluminum frame, but I hate aluminium.
what happened to tin foil?
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Old 06-26-21, 11:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Koyote View Post
I like a good aluminum frame, but I hate aluminium.
Glad our side won the Revolutionary War. French fries instead of chips.
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Old 06-26-21, 02:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Koyote View Post
I like a good aluminum frame, but I hate aluminium.
Originally Posted by rumrunn6 View Post
what happened to tin foil?
Do you mean Bacofoil?
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In the UK there are only mudguards. Fender is not a word used over here.
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Originally Posted by PeteHski View Post
In the UK there are only mudguards. Fender is not a word used over here.
And here bonnets and boots are things you wear.
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Donít walk around in Britain showing your pants.
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Talk about mudflaps?


My girl's got em.
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Originally Posted by Cpn_Dunsel View Post
Talk about mudflaps?


My girl's got em.
For those scratching their heads.

NSFW

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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
For those scratching their heads.

NSFW

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YjC0vMIrOAk

Don't do that.


There is no need to ruin the joke by explaining it. Seriously. People are able to click and search on their own, if they want. Are you one of these people that have to put cairns every few feet on a trail? You think you being helpful but you ain't. It's not helpful and is instead, patronizing,

LET OTHER PEOPLE FIGURE IT OUT ON THEIR OWN< thank you very little.

Do not explain other people's posts. Seriously, do not do it. Stop it.
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Old 06-27-21, 05:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Cpn_Dunsel View Post

LET OTHER PEOPLE FIGURE IT OUT ON THEIR OWN< thank you very little.

Do not explain other people's posts. Seriously, do not do it. Stop it.
Your avatar looks familiar. Are you formerly of Lazy Horse Matress and Bedding?

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Originally Posted by Cpn_Dunsel View Post
Don't do that.


There is no need to ruin the joke by explaining it. Seriously. People are able to click and search on their own, if they want. Are you one of these people that have to put cairns every few feet on a trail? You think you being helpful but you ain't. It's not helpful and is instead, patronizing,

LET OTHER PEOPLE FIGURE IT OUT ON THEIR OWN< thank you very little.

Do not explain other people's posts. Seriously, do not do it. Stop it.
maybe you take the act of posting stupid stuff a little too seriously?
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Old 06-28-21, 04:41 AM
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Originally Posted by Cpn_Dunsel View Post
Do not explain other people's posts. Seriously, do not do it. Stop it.
Make me.
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Old 06-29-21, 04:09 AM
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