Tag Archives: gear

Time for a New Roadcrafter

I got my aerostich early 2008, since then I’ve ridden easily over 100,000 miles in it. I have other gear, I almost never wear it. The Roadcrafter is just too easy to wear and is generally more comfortable than other … Continue reading

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My Gear is Worth A Lot More Than My Motorcycle

One of the things I like about my insurance company is that they include my protective gear in the case of a crash. I was talking to a co-worker about this today and telling him to make sure that he … Continue reading

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State of the Aerostich: I want a new one

There we were, my brother, a friend of mine and I, fresh from a ride and grabbing a coffee before heading out again. We were talking about gear and it’s importance and I was looked down at my legs to … Continue reading

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Motortcycle Gear: Everything Matters

I did not mean for my blog to focus so much on gear this year but I saw a rider on the freeway the other day and their shoulder bag was all over the place. I was only following them … Continue reading

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New Riders: WEAR GEAR

I love meeting people who ride motorcycles, and new riders are  my favorites. Hearing their stories of the newness of it all and how they got into it is always fun. There is one part of it that I hate … Continue reading

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A Somewhat Neglected Piece of Gear

I’m a pretty big fan of protective motorcycle gear. I’m pretty close to ATGATT (All The Gear All The Time) and I have handed this philosophy to my friend and brother who both started riding in the last couple of … Continue reading

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I grew up wanting to do something that involved a helmet

Helmets are awesome, not only do they protect your head from damage, but they look cool too! I’ve always thought this so when I started riding there was no question in my mind about wearing a helmet and I had … Continue reading

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