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Old 26th October 2006, 03:20 AM
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Out yesterday eve for 2 hrs and froze me digits off. (2 out of 4 aint bad!)
Gloves Prospeed boston from Cotters . Should I put thin lining gloves inside the main ones or get a winter glove(are there effective ones?)
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Old 26th October 2006, 03:22 AM
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Just get some latex surgical gloves ... Waheyyyy
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Old 26th October 2006, 04:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Chronos
Out yesterday eve for 2 hrs and froze me digits off. (2 out of 4 aint bad!)
Gloves Prospeed boston from Cotters . Should I put thin lining gloves inside the main ones or get a winter glove(are there effective ones?)
Alpinestars Jet Road.

http://www.onyerbike.net/content/ima...jpg?1161831494

Magic !

Dry after six hours pissin rain

Still feel all fingers after 3 hours in frosty January

around 100 uros but I cant see them wearing out too fast.
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Old 26th October 2006, 04:06 AM
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I uised to wear gloves. dont bother any more. Fair enough I did get the "omg my hands are so cold Im gonna die" syndrom but eventually ya get used to it.

cheap too.
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Old 26th October 2006, 04:16 AM
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HT, thanks but im lookin to keep warm , not do an internal! will try it.
@Seany, You live in the suuny south-east. Im in siberia.
@ Super10, I like the way your thinkin . More retail therapy,
If shes gettin a new bike , the least i can expect is a pair of (brill) gloves.
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Old 26th October 2006, 11:04 AM
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Originally Posted by seanybiker
I uised to wear gloves. dont bother any more. Fair enough I did get the "omg my hands are so cold Im gonna die" syndrom but eventually ya get used to it.

cheap too.
them pudgy hands are the first thing you're gonna put out if you have a spill, you'llnever rock like Hendrix woth no hands boi. just to remind y'all how cool Jimi was, here's a pic.

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Old 26th October 2006, 11:58 AM
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jesus seany, have to agree with liamo,personally i think the next most important thing after the helmet, is a good pair of gloves
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Old 26th October 2006, 12:17 PM
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Originally Posted by yellow peril
jesus seany, have to agree with liamo,personally i think the next most important thing after the helmet, is a good pair of gloves
They're hard men down in bla land...

Picked up a pair of BMW winter gloves last year... now some BMW gear is shite.. and some aint.. these ain't.. best glove I've ever had.. cost about 100yoyo... they're gortex..
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Old 26th October 2006, 12:55 PM
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we have a special on targa winter gloves at the moment. 25 quid. We also have wolf 100% waterproof gloves at 109. One of the nicest gloves ive worn.

Lenny
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Old 26th October 2006, 11:18 PM
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Originally Posted by lenny_mc
we have a special on targa winter gloves at the moment. 25 quid. We also have wolf 100% waterproof gloves at 109. One of the nicest gloves ive worn.

Lenny
Them there Targa gloves armoured?
budget won't stretch to 109 anything half decent round the 50/60 beer voucher mark??

Oh yeah... where the feck are ye based?
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Old 27th October 2006, 02:44 PM
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agree with super10 - you cannot go past the Alpinestar jet road gortex for staying dry and warm :-)
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