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Gear, accessories, gadgets, etc that make your ride more enjoyable.
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Rufjvm69
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Wed Mar 06, 2013 9:34 am

This is the jacket I have but in red. Model #is MJ109

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davered
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Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:41 am

Nice mate what did. You pay for. That. :thumbsup:

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Rufjvm69
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Thu Mar 07, 2013 6:35 am

It came pretty new with the bike when I got it. But I think they were around $70 when I was looking for that pic online yesterday.

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davered
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Thu Mar 07, 2013 7:09 am

Rufjvm69 wrote:It came pretty new with the bike when I got it. But I think they were around $70 when I was looking for that pic online yesterday.
Thanks mate will look on ebay v,Nice.

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Bigfeet51
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Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:17 am

Almost three years later I finally purchased a Perrini Full Body Armor CE Approved All Black Motorcycle Jacket for $80.00. This body armor easily goes on but it's hell taking it off, the elbow and shoulder pads feel like thick plastic, but I do feel confident that if I was to take a fall that this jacket will protect the areas covered by the padding. In the picture I have a red arrow pointing to the back support of the jacket. The lower part of that back support could annoy you while riding because it tends to rub a little on the lower back. so far I'm happy with it but in the future I will definitely go try one of these on before buying it from online.

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radare
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Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:45 am

Bigfeet51 wrote: ↑
Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:17 am
Almost three years later I finally purchased a Perrini Full Body Armor CE Approved All Black Motorcycle Jacket for $80.00. This body armor easily goes on but it's hell taking it off, the elbow and shoulder pads feel like thick plastic, but I do feel confident that if I was to take a fall that this jacket will protect the areas covered by the padding. In the picture I have a red arrow pointing to the back support of the jacket. The lower part of that back support could annoy you while riding because it tends to rub a little on the lower back. so far I'm happy with it but in the future I will definitely go try one of these on before buying it from online.

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That looks very Mad-Maxian.

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Siper2
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Thu May 04, 2017 5:40 pm

I was going to say Dark Knight, but Mad Max works too.

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radare
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Fri May 05, 2017 11:30 am

I don't know that you can get this jacket anymore, but I've had it for several years now and I love it. Good length for upright riding, zip-out rain liner and insulation liner, plenty of pockets and breathable when the vents are opened. The pocket across the back is especially useful for items like maps, rain gear, etc. I'm a fan of Rev'it stuff.

Rev'it Dragon jacket:

https://www.fc-moto.de/en/Revit-Dragon-Jacket

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xjardin
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Fri May 05, 2017 12:50 pm

I bought a Cortech jacket but I never wear it. I hate rolling around town looking like a power ranger lol. Plus it's getting too hot for that now.
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Bigfeet51
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Fri May 05, 2017 1:08 pm

xjardin wrote: ↑
Fri May 05, 2017 12:50 pm
I bought a Cortech jacket but I never wear it. I hate rolling around town looking like a power ranger lol. Plus it's getting too hot for that now.
LMAO@ POWER RANGER....GOOD ONE :thumbsup:

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