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Kawasaki Developing Curved ROPS for UTV



What do you think of the idea of a curved ROPS on your UTV? Kawasaki has submitted a patent application for just that.

Kawasaki engineers have submitted a patent application for a unique roll over protective structure (ROPS) that features a curved design.

According to the patent application, which you can see here, the ROPS features a curved shape both front to back and side to side. This creates sort of domed roof, with the idea that you can easily flip the machine back over. Here is how Kawasaki describes the ROPS in the patent application

Check out the article and video here: Kawasaki Developing Curved ROPS for UTV - ATV.com
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I don't know? Why don't we just put UTV''s in giant hamster balls and call it good?

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