Tourmaster Rincon Waterproof Jacket

Tourmaster Rincon Waterproof Jacket

BRITISH STYLED MOTORCYCLE TOURING JACKET Ever heard of a waxed cotton jacket? It’s a traditional British raincoat especially worn for outdoor rural pursuits such as hunting, shooting and fishing. The cotton jacket itself is comfortable and the water-resistance is established by adding wax. Belstaff is the British company that popularized the all-weather style for motorcycle […]

April 13th, 2009 by MCg 

Waterproof Motorcycle Boots

Waterproof Motorcycle Boots

THE BASICS OF MOTORCYCLE FEET PROTECTION AND COMFORT Motorbike boots are an important part of our motorcycle protective gear. We need boots with strong, oil-resistant soles, that won’t slip when we put our feet down at a stop light on grimy pavement. We need protection from occasional road debris that might strike our feet. Our […]

April 1st, 2009 by MCg 

What a Motorcycle Cover Says About its Owner

What a Motorcycle Cover Says About its Owner

What Does YOUR Motorcycle Cover Say About You? If motorcycle covers could talk, what would they say? I mean, they are likely very low on the list of motorcycle accessories that most owners would care to discuss or promote to their riding buddies. But a MOTORCYCLE COVER is a very obvious representation of an owner […]

February 7th, 2009 by MCg 

Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves

Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves

Waterproof Biker Gloves: Beyond Tar and Pitch Making gloves waterproof, in fact, making anything waterproof, has come a long way since earlier days of making boats and ships waterproof by applying tar or pitch. When you’re riding in the pouring rain, it sure can seem like you are a boat in the water, but I […]

January 26th, 2009 by MCg 

Waterproof Motorcycle Rain Jackets

Waterproof Motorcycle Rain Jackets

Motorcycle “Rain” Jackets vs. Motorcycle “Waterproof” Jackets There is a considerable difference between a motorcycle rain jacket and a motorcycle waterproof jacket. Most “waterproof” motorbike jackets look like any other jacket. In fact, they “are” a regular motorcycle jacket: The difference is they have had some waterproofing construction and chemistry added. In other words, in […]

January 24th, 2009 by MCg 

Motorcycle Rain Boot Covers

Motorcycle Rain Boot Covers

WATERPROOF MOTORCYCLE BOOTS I have had MANY different motorcycle boots over the years – and many of them have been “waterproof.” However, “waterproof,” is somewhat relative in regards to motorcycle gear and particularly in regards to motorcycle boots. Don’t get me wrong, in light rain, my regular boots work quite fine.  And when optimally conditioned […]

January 21st, 2009 by MCg