The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE & BUELL MOTORCYCLE FORUM - GENERAL DISCUSSION > Gear - Helmets, Clothing and what not
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Gear - Helmets, Clothing and what not This area is for discussing riding gear such as helmet, boots, clothing, etc

Active Threads
0 1958 XLCH? Maybe not... Help me ID this bike
Last Post: Jhbox13
Posted On: 44 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 13
0 Pegs vs floorboards
Last Post: RandallM
Posted On: 48 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 9
0 Coulda' - Shoulda' - Woulda' - Solenoid/Bendix?
Last Post: Ferrous Head
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 286
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7,860
Views: 1,363,196
0 Greetings from NorCal/Nevada
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 29
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: sportsterpaul
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 26,739
Views: 1,551,424
0 First time HD owner
Last Post: Steve9
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 172
0 Can't install kickstand spring
Last Post: DR DICK
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 574
0 extortion
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 132
Views: 8,853
3 Rear galiper bracket spec.
Last Post: DG Racing
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 164
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: sportymike02
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 52,936
Views: 8,970,567
0 Roler Rockers - Adjustable or Fixed Push Rods
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 78
0 A Reliable Engine
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 1,130
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: bikeridermark
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 33,874
Views: 4,075,361
1 Hello from Cork, Ireland
Last Post: decman
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 247
0 Hot Rods, Rat Rods, and Customs.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 4,907
Views: 1,007,013
0 Video - We Were Wrong! Dyno Told the Truth About Airflow- Question Answered
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 70
0 video & pics
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 732
Views: 79,471
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,231
Views: 2,180,644
5 Frankenstein forks- preload?
Last Post: WVDevil
Posted On: 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 37
Views: 837
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: cal43
Posted On: 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 12,698
Views: 3,063,596
0 ....1
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 6,305
Views: 386,212
0 Microsquirt EFI Conversion
Last Post: t120r
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 61
Views: 6,855
0 What song do you have stuck in your head?
Last Post: iNSaNeSHaNe
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2,486
Views: 276,570
0 04 Sportster refurb and build.
Last Post: JimVonBaden
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 106
Views: 8,305
0 My XLCH/XLR Hybrid build
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 744
0 What did you do to your EFI Sporty today?
Last Post: Steelrain
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4,034
Views: 860,402
0 On board voltmeter
Last Post: ZTatZAU
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 960
0 Let's See Your Iron!!!
Last Post: Ghostdog
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2,140
Views: 1,623,761
0 Aftermarket Ironhead Seats - ID?
Last Post: ZTatZAU
Posted On: 1 Day Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 430
More...
Members Birthdays
steve yorke (64), edman (56), Hudsonator (54), kozman32 (54), R3DN3X (52), gmcsid (51), mitch (46), Txngrg87 (35), Gotenfan (32)
View Poll Results: Kinda gloves you wear?
Mechanics Wear or similar 77 13.60%
Leather, HD 243 42.93%
raw doggin it 98 17.31%
others.....tell us 148 26.15%
Voters: 566. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #231  
Old 1st January 2021
phooster's Avatar
phooster phooster is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 45
Sportster/Buell Model: sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 77
Sportster/Buell Model #2: ‘73 ironhead
Reputation: 10
phooster is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

I wear a pair of scorpion armor type gloves. stop at wrist. So far so good. In Miami so they are all year gloves


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
  #232  
Old 13th March 2021
AZbiker's Avatar
AZbiker AZbiker is offline
Senior Chief Harley Engineer 1st Class
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: The Valley of the Sun
Posts: 1,358
Sportster/Buell Model: xlh883
Sportster/Buell Year: 2001
Reputation: 75322
AZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud ofAZbiker has much to be proud of
Default

Wells Lamont cowhide ropers with the ball tape closure in the summer, and a pair of BMW Allrounders when it's raining and/or cold.

Sent from my Moto E (4) using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
  #233  
Old 13th March 2021
Brad's Avatar
Brad Brad is offline
XL FORUM LIFE MEMBER
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Goodyear, AZ
Posts: 9,547
Sportster/Buell Model: None
Sportster/Buell Year: None
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 883C/883H/883R/1200C-sold
Sportster/Buell Year #2: many
Other Motorcycle Model: Dyna FXD-sold
Other Motorcycle Year: 2004
Reputation: 4135424
Brad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond reputeBrad has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Tuff Mate 1301 Cutting Horse gloves. Was riding out near Lancaster PA and must have left my HD gloves somewhere. First mom and pop hardware store I found had these. Been my go to glove ever since. Always been a bit of a poser, so now I pose as a cowboy....



https://nrsworld.com/products/tuff-m...ng-horse-glove

If it's cold, I wear some snowmobiling gloves from Cabela's, but I really don't do much cold weather riding any more.
__________________
1995 XL 883 - Phoenix, AZ

Last edited by Brad; 13th March 2021 at 03:08.. Reason: added picture goodness....
Reply With Quote
  #234  
Old 17th March 2021
gobowept gobowept is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Jul 2020
Posts: 22
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200T Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 2014
Reputation: 10
gobowept is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Just bought Scorpion EXO SGS MK II Gloves. Loving it so far.
Reply With Quote
  #235  
Old 21st June 2021
Maxeffort's Avatar
Maxeffort Maxeffort is offline
Momentary Specialist
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Posts: 1,186
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1996
Other Motorcycle Model: FLHRI
Other Motorcycle Year: 2005
Reputation: 1835043
Maxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond reputeMaxeffort has a reputation beyond repute
Default

“Elk Skin Riding Gloves” from Fox Creek Leather .
__________________
“Smooth roads, Blue skies and Green lights”
Reply With Quote
  #236  
Old 24th July 2021
Fivecats's Avatar
Fivecats Fivecats is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Kelso, Washington
Posts: 357
Sportster/Buell Model: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year: '68
Sportster/Buell Model #2: FXR
Sportster/Buell Year #2: '89
Other Motorcycle Model: R50/5
Other Motorcycle Year: '73
Reputation: 412401
Fivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond reputeFivecats has a reputation beyond repute
Default

The "little cutie" from next door showed up with a BF on a FXR... jumped off & waved.
Things I noticed noticed were she jumped off before the bike had stopped and she had no gloves on.

Being the "old man next door" I enjoyed the view, said nada. Actually her actions reeked of bad riding gear and lack of communication with the driver.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:07.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC