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From the Back of a Bike

The world is more beautiful from the back of a motorcycle.

This weekend, I visited my parents, and my dad took me for a ride on the back of his bike. 249 more words


Crash when calling setRightBarButtonItems:animated: multiple times, why?

I have two methods that toggle the right bar button items in a view controller’s UINavigationItem. It’s basically to show a search bar in the navigation bar when the search button is tapped, and to hide the search bar when the user executes a search… 410 more words


Buying Bulletproof Pants (Torque vs. Draggin motorbike jeans)

Protecting yourself on a motorbike doesn’t end above the waistline. It may indeed be sweltering outside but riding a motorbike clad like the couples in this picture seems to me worthy of mention in the annual Darwin awards. 1,370 more words


Viral Video: Kevlar Helmet Saves Marine

Watch a U.S. Marine’s Kevlar helmet save him from a Taliban sniper bullet.

Here’s pretty crazy helmet cam footage from a U.S. Marine in Afghanistan. He’s behind a few other Marines in the middle of a fight with the Taliban . 60 more words


New football helmet lining claims to cut down on concussions

(WICS/CNN) — When it comes to competitive sports, football has a big risk of injury, especially concussions.

That’s why one college in Jacksonville, Illinois is trying to cut down on the risk with a new helmet lining. 156 more words


Fireman Suit NOMEX IIIA

Baju tahan panas yang dilengkapi fitur anti air (water repellant) diperuntukkan khusus untuk pasukan pemadam, agar selain tahan terhadap panas pada saat pemadaman juga air tidak bisa meresap ke dalam kain NOMEX yang bisa menyebabkan berat bertambah serta timbulnya panas balik karena air yang terperangkap. 177 more words

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A great review on gloves. Worth a read for the Noobiker. While I love my Alpine Stars thin summer gloves, I’ve always found my RST winter gloves a pain to take off and remove. 53 more words