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Resurrected for the second time!! I guess that means Spring has offically begun!

Yep,

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I always use all the safety precautions for bike riding...
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I always use all the safety precautions for bike riding...
ALL!!!! FF helmet , neck brace , flexible honeycombed back protector Full leathers with elbow and shoulder armour. Gloves with bits in to stop the fingers bending back.
knee protectors with anti lateral twist armour. Boots with ankle plates to stop them twisting and sole plates to prevent the foot bending to much.
Chest plate.
The list goes on .
Oh yes now you can get air bags.
You must look like a GP racer.

Unfortunately due all the road furniture we have if you come off at speed , that fancy suit?
Its for keeping all the organs in one bag!!

Me? leathers as road rash is a bitch! Some times Kevlar lined jeans. Armour in the elbows and a decent helmet some times open faced some times full depending on the weather. And gloves & boots..

Or do by safety precautions. perhaps you mean loud pipes

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Aaaaaaaand its alive again.
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Non-DOT, but anecdotally I can tell you that I'm glad I was wearing my ACC Headtrip on this day. Not so glad that my leather jacket was in the saddlebag!

No head trauma. Your mileage may vary....


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Motorcycle riders who wear novelty helmets and believe that “something is better than nothing”
See this is where they have it wrong. We dont care if its any good at all. It makes the pigs, and the commie lawmakers happy.

Thats why folks wear them.
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Oh yes now you can get air bags.
Got that covered

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This was an eye opening video for me when it comes to helmets. Check it out.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwwlvi1hf10
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