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Buying motorcycle boots

Posted by Howard Trott on Saturday, September 30, 2017, In : Motorcycle Accessories 
There is a wide range of motorbike boots on the market and they fall under lots of different categories.

Some are suited to off-road riding, some to track days and some for general commuting and city riding. Foot and lower leg injuries are also very common in motorbike accidents so it’s vitally important that you buy the right boot for your riding, because they each have different attributes.

Motorbike boots for commuters and tourers



Motorbike boots for tourers and commuters place comfort high...

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Motorbike clothing

Posted by Howard Trott on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, In : Motorcycle Accessories 
If you’re travelling at any kind of normal road speed when you come off your motorcycle, you’re likely to skid along the road surface and suffer from road rash. Road surfaces will shred through jeans and normal clothes on impact so it’s vital that your riding clothes can withstand abrasions and skids as well as impact.



What material?

There is a reason so many bikers wear leather, and it’s not just for the typical biker look. Leather is robust and copes well in motorbike accidents becaus...

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Motorcycle Batteries

Posted by Howard Trott on Sunday, August 13, 2017, In : Motorcycle Accessories 
Charging is a process that reverses the electrochemical reaction. It converts the electrical energy of the charger into chemical energy. Remember, a battery does not store electricity; it stores the chemical energy necessary to produce electricity.



A battery charger reverses the current flow, providing that the charger has a greater voltage than the battery. The charger creates an excess of electrons at the negative plates, and the positive hydrogen ions are attracted to them. The hydrogen rea...

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Choosing a motorcycle helmet

Posted by Howard Trott on Thursday, July 27, 2017, In : Motorcycle Accessories 
Picking the Right Motorcycle Helmet



Welcome to one of life's greatest adventures. Whether you ride a sportsbike or a cruiser as a pleasure seeker or commuter, riding on two wheels is a phenomenal experience designed to give you years of enjoyment and satisfaction.

Before you fight traffic or plan that weekend excursion on back-country roads you'll need to invest in some very important equipment - namely riding gear. Body protection is a must when riding your sportsbike or cruiser and nothing co...

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Tom Tom Rider Motorcycle Sat Nav

Posted by Howard Trott on Sunday, August 21, 2016, In : Motorcycle Accessories 

Choosing a motorcycle sat nav can be daunting due to the amount on the market. Don't rush into buying the first sat nav you come across, shop around and find the one that best suits your needs. For instance, if you want one for cross country riding, choose a hard wearing motorcycle sat nav which can take a lot of vibration, that has a good handlebar mounting and a good size, highly visible screen.

Tom Tom Rider 2nd Edition



I've used a Tom Tom Rider 2nd Edition for years and is great for motorcy...
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