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Motorcycle Tools

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:29:00 +0000

There's nothing worse than an unexpected breakdown, especially when it leaves you well out of the way of any major towns or cities. When you're stuck on the side of the road miles from the nearest motorcycle mechanic, you're often limited to expensive emergency assistance or waiting on the good nature of a passing motorist. While some roadside breakdowns are the result of major issues, a good few are the result of very minor issues with your motorcycle. To prevent these from becoming a big deal, it's best to carry around a basic toolkit with you to diagnose and repair any problems with. This doesn't need to be comprehensive -- a simple kit should fit under your seat -- it just needs to cover any basic issues that you may run into.

Motorcycle Luggage

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:24:12 +0000

Whether you're a long distance touring rider, or just someone that needs a bit more storage space on your daily commute, motorcycle luggage is sure to be a topic that you investigate after a while.

Motorcycle Jeans

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:17:38 +0000

For years, motorcyclists have struggled to find the utility and convenience in bulky leather or textile pants when they're just going on a short. While regular denim jeans are a more protective option that standard trousers, they don't even come close to offering the same level of protection that specialty motorcycling leathers or textile gear does.

Motorcycle Cover

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:11:21 +0000

If you don't have a garage or other covered space in which to store your motorcycle, it's best to look at motorcycle covers for added security and protection from natural hazards. Although it may not seem so, just light rain can cause damage to the paint, construction, and internals of your motorcycle.

Ladies Motorcycle Trousers

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 11:38:01 +0000

When shopping for a pair of ladies motorcycle trousers, it's best to look for the same features that you would in mens gear. This means a tight but comfortable fit, a high level of padding around the knees, and a simple, solid construction that creates a set of trousers that are relatively easy to take on and off, and can easily fit over motorcycle boots.

Ladies Motorcycle Helmets

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 11:35:03 +0000

When picking a ladies motorcycle helmet, there are several major safety features to look for. With a massive range of helmets available for both genders, it's occasionally OK to look at unisex helmet sizes, however many mens helmets are too large for women, and as a result fail to provide the necessary safety requirements.

Ladies Motorcycle Gloves

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 11:07:35 +0000

Picking what pair of motorcycle gloves to buy ultimately depends on the type of riding that you'll be doing most of. While almost all motorcycle gloves provide a base level of safety, many are designed for different purposes, riding styles and weather conditions.

Ladies Motorcycle Boots

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 10:59:12 +0000

Ladies motorcycle boots come in a wide range of different designs, sizes, and styles. Whatever their design, the purpose should always be to provide maximum protection to your feet and ankles, and prevent your feet from bending in the event of a crash.

Arai Helmets

Tue, 04 Aug 2009 09:41:51 +0000

With over 80 years experience, Arai are renowned as a brand that offers unparalleled quality, innovative and highly technical design, and remarkable customer satisfaction. Many UK motorcycle enthusiasts who have bought Arai helmets over the years often never buy another brand.

Shoei Helmets

Tue, 04 Aug 2009 09:35:52 +0000

For the last 50 years, Shoei have produced some of the highest quality, longest lasting, and highly protective helmets on the market. Offering a wide range of models covering a huge range of motorcycle disciplines including road riding, track racing, and motocross, Shoei have a helmet to cover every two-wheeled activity possible.