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Old 07-13-2018, 04:40 PM
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no leather

first time for me riding with nothing but a throat protector. hate myself but was just doing a tuning run of a 29 km. distance is nothings, ******* are an arms length away. don't do this kids . I'm a bad example.
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Old 07-15-2018, 11:50 AM
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I rode 1/4 mile and felt naked with shorts and T-shirt on.
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Old 07-15-2018, 12:46 PM
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Many moons ago I rode with just a T shirt on. About 60 mph without a screen. I could see it in the distance comming towards me. BANG a dirty great bumblewasp got me in the chest. I tell you I had to stop and have a look. Never did I ride again without a leather on.
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Old 07-15-2018, 01:25 PM
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Those bugs hurt with gear on
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Old 09-12-2018, 06:30 AM
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Ive been riding without my leather lately too. They cut it off me before I got my not so free helicopter ride......but I wont go without a helmet.....good thing, or Id be dead.
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Old 09-12-2018, 07:06 AM
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I dont wear leather..but i do wear all the protective gear...ATGATT...
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