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  1. Motorcycle pants

    New Member Introductions
    I'm in the market to purchase motorcycle pants and I'm debating between denim with kevlar or denim with knee protection. I'm a new rider so I won't be doing anything crazy enough to necessitate serious protection but the fact that I'm new might be enough reason to invest in quality gear all...
  2. How should a leather jacket fit?

    New Member Introductions
    I'm shopping for a new leather jacket and I'm looking at Dainese jackets. The size 38 fits perfectly but doesn't have room for a sweatshirt underneath and the next size up, 40 is loose enough that the armor shifts around slightly. I've never owned a motorcycle so I don't know if I'll want to...
  3. Armor vs. leather riding jacket

    First Bike / New Rider
    Hello all. I bought my first bike today--a Buell Blast; and, I must say, it is a BLAST! I purchased a helmet, gloves and boots. I would like to buy upper body protection and leg protection. I am considering going one of two ways: 1) Buy a leather riding jacket, like a Joe Rocket Leather...
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