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Motorcycle Gloves Are Cool
Imagine riding on your motorcycle down a woods lined road, on a late October afternoon, speeding along at 55 miles per hour. You have your skull cap on, your leather jacket zipped up, chaps and face mask fastened tightly, but nothing for your hands. Your hands start to go numb from the cold, and it's becoming harder operate your motorcycle. You stop in at a rural shop in an attempt to rectify the situation. To your dismay, all the store offers for hand protection, are a pair of cotton garden gloves, They would definitely solve the problem of being able to operate your motorcycle, but they do not match your carefully planned out attire. If only you hand spent the small amount of money to purchase those leather full fingered gloves when you ordered the rest of your motorcycle gear.
You wouldn't be in the situation you are now. The best thing about motorcycle gloves are that they offer plenty of protection for the rider, without making the motorcycle rider's gear seem outdated, or even mismatched. Many styles are available for purchase. There are fingerless motorcycle gloves, full fingered motorcycle gloves, Gel Palm motorcycle gloves, and Kevlar motorcycle gloves. Most times they are offered in a unisex style, meaning that they will fit a man or a woman, and come with a variety of sizes and designs to match a motorcycle rider's gear.
The use of fingerless gloves is a great way to have fine motor control of your fingers and still offer some protection to the rest of your hand. They are often used for light motorcycle riding, and not generally used for long distance trips. You can find them with or without studs, with zippers or Velcro straps, and some even with designs like the USA Flag. Making a purchase of full fingered motorcycle gloves can make the difference between a long trip and a short one. They are offered in a range of styles and designs. You can find mitts that cover all of the fingers in one pouch, or individually fingered gloves. There is the concho style, gauntlet style, fringed style, each coming with zippers, straps, or Velcro. There are also sizes and styles available for women only. Perhaps you have developed carpel tunnel syndrome from years of riding. Gel Palm style motorcycle gloves can be a solution to this common issue.
They offer a damped feeling in your hands, lessening the amount of vibration felt in the palms and wrist area. Velcro, zippers and straps are offered for fasteners, and have a few different styles of motorcycle glove. They are offered in a unisex fingerless, or full fingered style. KEVLAR® is an advanced technology from DuPont that helps transform ordinary products into extraordinary ones. It combines high strength with light weight, and comfort with protection. KEVLAR® is 5 times stronger than steel on an equal weight basis, yet, at the same time, is lightweight, flexible and comfortable. Products made with KEVLAR®—from protective apparel and sports equipment to automotive parts and ropes used on the Mars Pathfinder—help those who use them to do more, to go farther, to be even better at what they do.
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