Motorcycle Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-14 of 18 Results
  1. General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hey guys. I just got back into riding and I'm used to wearing textile gear, but I decided to go with leather gear this time. I'm kinda confused in terms of how a sports-leather jacket is supposed to fit. The jacket I'm wearing is snug but it looks pretty short. My belly is exposed if I raise my...
  2. Jackets
    My boyfriend is just about to buy his first bike and I want to get him some good quality gear (that won’t break the bank!) He already bought a helmet but that’s it. He doesn’t want to wear a thick jacket since it’s rather hot where we live, I still want him protected though. So any...
  3. First Bike / New Rider
    Hi, I just got my first bike and have been doing a little bit of Interstate riding and was wondering if a dedicated motorcycle jacket such as an armrored Cordura or leather is superior to a heavyweight casual leather jacket I already own + motocross style upper body armor? Dedicated jackets...
  4. General Motorcycle Discussion
    I suspect the answer but just thought I'd double check. I'm looking at buying my first leather jacket. (Been using a textile for a while) I've ordered and returned a handful of Jackets from Superstore...but have had a hard time finding one that fits well or is comfortable to ride/wear. I...
  5. Jackets
    Has anyone heard of the brand Perrini? I am interested in this armor jacket of theirs: "CE Approved Full Body Armor" At $60 it seems like an incredible deal, which is what has me suspicious. I'm having a hard time finding any information about the brand or company. I think it might be a house...
  6. First Bike / New Rider
    So I am taking the BRC this weekend and I believe I am buying a used Ninja 250r from a friend. 1. What are some good brands to look for when purchasing a helmet, gloves, etc.? 2. Is it necessary to buy all the gear including jacket, pants, boots? Or can I get away with a helmet and...
  7. First Bike / New Rider
    Hi, I just bought my new bike 2009 yamaha v star 950. And I need to buy the gear. Can anyone share their views on which jacket should I get? I personally like multi-color (black,white, blue/red) jackets, plus I think they increase my visibility as well. but I dont know if there is any...
  8. Jackets
    Does anyone know where I could acquire original Icon Timax jackets? I know they discontinued this product but on amazon they're consistently selling them only in yellow.
  9. Jackets
    can anyone identify the jacket and gear this guy is using? thanks!
  10. First Bike / New Rider
    So I'm starting to get my riding gear together, I've already got a helmet, however I need to get a jacket and I'm having a hard time picking one out. Any suggestions on brands or types? I'm on a budget so I'd like to get something affordable, however I have time so I can save if a more expensive...
  11. General Motorcycle Discussion
    I haven’t been able to find a web site for reliable reviews. Could you please recommend a motorcycle jacket that has great safety features? I have a road bike would really prefer a jacket without all the big logo’s and lettering.
  12. BMW
    I haven’t been able to find a web site for reliable reviews. Can you please recommend a motorcycle jacket that has great safety features? I have a road bike and prefer something without all the big logo’s and lettering.
  13. Jackets
    Im going to purchase my first jacket soon and was looking around at my local powersports shop (beechmont motorsports) at helmets and i saw a jacket that i am considering buying. It was an ICON leather (blue/white) priced at $199 and seemed like a good deal. i didnt get to write down the jacket...
  14. First Bike / New Rider
    I need a recommendation for some motorcycle gear! In your opinion, what is the best gear for all weather riding? I'll start. Helmet - Scorpion EXO-400 Gloves - Alpine stars Vega Drystar Boots - Sidi Jacket - Yoshimura leather Pants - Jeans
1-14 of 18 Results