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Gear: Replacing the Perfect Glove

Six or seven years ago I bought the nearly perfect glove. The Racer Multi-top. My wife got a pair as her first glove and loved them so when my first set of gloves died I replaced it with the same. … Continue reading

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Riding in the Rain: I need new gear…

I mentioned a few weeks ago that my new commute (and it not being a drought year) means I’m riding in the rain a lot more than I have in the past few years. Apparently my gear has aged in … Continue reading

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It’s Winter: New Gloves Making it Tolerable

I was at the International Motorcycle Show a few weeks ago. Normally I just wander through all the gear vendors, occasionally looking at new helmets, and keep going. This year one of them caught my eye since it was Racer … Continue reading

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New Rider: Gearing Up

In addition to my brother, it seems like I’ve had a quite a few friends looking into starting motorcycling either as passengers or riding. Of course they come to me for advice on gear, which surprisingly I have some trouble … Continue reading

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What I really wanted for my ride home.

I was getting ready to ride home, and for the first time this year and of course for several months I was sad I did not have something with me. Summer gloves. It’s not that hot out, but it’s mid … Continue reading

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My Daily Gear

Every morning before I get on the motorcycle I put on over 20 lbs of gear. Some of it is to keep myself from freezing, but most of it is there to protect me should the worst happen (again). I … Continue reading

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Freezing (the poor fingers)

This morning was the first time this “winter” that there was a warning about freezing temperatures over night. I had forgotten how cold your fingers can get on a 30 minute ride to work. It was painfully cold. Beautiful though, … Continue reading

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