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Offline birddog1148

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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #25 on: December 05, 2011, 04:59:02 pm »

You can find all kinds of goodies on that site.  ;)
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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #26 on: December 05, 2011, 06:29:32 pm »
I use these pull-overs:


Excellent job keeping the lower half warm, and can be donned or shed in the parking lot without taking off my boots... or getting arrested!
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Offline natron602

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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #27 on: January 06, 2015, 10:15:43 pm »
Army surplus. In all fairness I live in az but my wool army sweater is all sorts of toasty.

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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #28 on: January 06, 2015, 11:11:07 pm »
i perfer to wear a sheep.. you have to go to newzealand to get one tho
damn, is that where all our sheep went. we can only get the ugly ones now. ;D
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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #29 on: May 08, 2016, 02:29:04 pm »
All that is well and good. It's your fingers that that turn into ice cubes. Staying fairly warm is easy with leathers and cotton long johns. I know my 750 doesn't put out 30 amps. So electric gloves would probably make ya' push it home. LOL

Offline STLrocker

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Re: Ideas for inexpensive cold weather gear
« Reply #30 on: August 05, 2018, 03:16:27 pm »
want to keep your hands warm? you need a pair of these. beaver pelt gloves.

or just buy a goldwing and ride all winter in comfort.

i choose both.
« Last Edit: August 05, 2018, 03:18:11 pm by STLrocker »