LAS Bash plates are made out of 3mm Domex 550 steel. They are E Coated for longer protection against rust. A grey powder coating is added to finish it off. The LAS Bash is lighter than your everyday 4-5mm mild steel bash plate. The 3mm Domex 550 has the same strength as 5mm mild steel bash plates, but weighs significantly less. Apart from the sump guard, LA Sport makes a wide variety of underbody protection and is a one-stop-shop for all 4×4 needs.
Material used: Domex 550 steel
Finish: E-coated and finished in grey powder coating
Thickness of material: 3mm
Parts protected: Sump
When driving over some of the harshest parts of Africa, some of the terrain you are likely to come across include massive mud holes, big rocks and water crossings, sometimes one cannot imagine exactly what is going to happen in a obstacles —and bang—a rock has punctured something vital on your vehicle. Maybe it’s your oil pan or gearbox, all you know is that your vehicle can no longer move forward. LAS bash plates offer superior underbody protection for your 4X4. A few Rands on a sump guard or a few thousand on a new gearbox – your choice.