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post #1 of 30 Old 03-09-2007, 01:47 PM Thread Starter
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anyone else use batting gloves?

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post #2 of 30 Old 03-09-2007, 01:54 PM
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I think Rich Christiensen uses them on his "pull back bikes".

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anyone else use batting gloves?
I do. I have for years. I love the grip & comfort they give me for everyday street riding.

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yup when i hit the batting cage........

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yup when i hit the batting cage........

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:iamwithst But I am sure they would give great protection when you crash
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do yourself a favor and don't! I used to wear mechanics gloves, and as you would expect I went down and they did pretty much no good, the thin leather burns right through, I would have saved myself a lot of pain and injury if I would have had my padded racing gloves, my nuckles were tore the f up, muy left hand had several bones broke on the back of it, and my right wrist was serverely broke and battered, probably wouldn't have saved the broke bones, but it would have been a whole lot less painful without the rash under the casts.


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i dont recomend icon tarmac v2 they threw a pair in free when i bought my bike and before the ridin season was over i done tore threw the palm and 3 fingrers on both hands horrible i should post some pics on here
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I used them years ago. Went down with them and didn't have much of a problem. I probably wouldn't use them again though.

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no way man!! as for those icon gloves i had a similar pair of joe rockets and they did the same damn thing. took them back to the dealer and got a pair of racing agv gloves with the kevlar knuckles for free i might add!!

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A-star gloves were $70, being able to wipe your own ass after going down = Priceless

lotta newbies, where did all the regulars go?
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