Originally Posted by Runamuk
I have a piece of diamond plate 1/4" Aluminum in my garage that is big enough to fabricate a real skid plate for you.
That's probably about right! I might just fabricate my next one out of steel though. 3x the weight of aluminum, but also 3x the strength, so... And I'd like to make one that fits tighter to the bottom of the bike so I don't lose so much ground clearance.