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Old 05-19-2007, 06:45 AM   #61
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it doesnt matter what temperture it is out side i always wear a leather jacket, full face helmet, and leather gloves if im just cruising around town. if i plan on going on the back roads or just going through turns i wear full leather suit, w/ motorcycle boots. this is what i tell myself. i can always wash off sweat but i can wash off road rash. the choice is yours.
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Old 05-19-2007, 09:48 AM   #62
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i wear my icon timax (the first one)helmet,perf. leather gloves.fortunatly,my commute is at 6 a.m. and going home it's 7p.m.,so heat isn't a factor for is however when i'm off!!! i have an 89 slingshot,OILED/AIR COOLED!!! so it's xtra hot and i just wait till it gets cooler to ride.
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Old 05-19-2007, 09:52 AM   #63
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I roll w/ all gear, textile, jeans and Family size baby powder for the huevos
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Old 05-19-2007, 10:16 AM   #64
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Cooling vest. I tried them and they worked great! I have an evaporated one (Though it feels a little damp) and I'm going to get the ones with the cooling pack. It cost of lot more though Below are some links. Hope this helps.

This is what I have

With cooling packs

I'm going to get this as well.

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Old 05-19-2007, 03:39 PM   #65
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Old 05-19-2007, 04:51 PM   #66
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Just got back from a ride...I'm not much of an early bird LOL...anyway. I ride in full-face helmet, gloves, leather jacket, leather pants, and motorcycle boots. I have a perf leather/mesh jacket and some mesh armored pants if it gets extremely hot. Right now the leather is working fine for me.
indecision may or may not be my problem
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Old 05-21-2007, 12:11 PM   #67
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nahhh im good, i dojnt mind rash from the lot
OK. I just have to ask... Do you keep your bike stored at the parking lot or are you riding it there on the streets? :laughing6
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Old 05-21-2007, 12:15 PM   #68
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OK. I just have to ask... Do you keep your bike stored at the parking lot or are you riding it there on the streets? :laughing6
my friend rides it on the street, i just ride it there
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Old 05-21-2007, 12:19 PM   #69
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Old 05-21-2007, 12:24 PM   #70
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Get you a set of perforated leathers for the track and SMR's.

Good venting helmet, Mesh Jacket, Leather Gloves, Boots and Jeans for tooling around town. (Although I have not done this in a while. I did take the track bike around the neighborhood a few times last week. :laughing6 )

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Old 05-21-2007, 01:15 PM   #71
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Yup. Jacket and pants with ce-rated armor: AlpineStars Textile Jacket, Joe Rocket Cleo mesh pants over some jeans or shorts. Sidi Boots, Joe Jocket Racing Gloves and of course my Scorpion helmet.

If it is too hot to ride with gear, I won't ride (usually around 96F). I take the truck and enjoy the AC.
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Old 05-21-2007, 03:18 PM   #72
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That said - I wear a mesh w/armor during the hot months and boots and gloves and long pants. AND a helmet
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