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Take your armour and insert it in the appropriate cavity

So I have some pretty decent kit, some mid-price kit and some cheap kit. I’ve crashed in some of it. Worst I’ve had is some ligament damage from throwing my bike down the road in a different direction to myself and not getting my foot out from under it before rolling over. 746 more words


Nights in dirty black armour

Modern motorcycle kit is pretty good and technology is advancing rapidly, partly driven by aggressive European standards, and partly by high rider interest in the protectiveness of their kit. 1,067 more words


Kit Review: Tactical Tailor Molle Belt

Tactical Tailor Modular Padded Molle Belt:
I bought this in 2013 initially just to take the weight of my camera case. On numerous mountain walks, the one thing that irritated me was the way a camera case hanging from your shoulder gets so very much in the way! 205 more words

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Kit Review: 5.11 Medic Pouch

“5.11″ 6×6 Medic Pouch:
I bought this in 2013 to use on my Wilson practise run in October of that same year. I had it attached to the rear of my backpack so that my first aid kit and basic hygiene type stuff were easlily accessible, without the need for digging around in the main compartment. 237 more words

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Since my last post I’ve done a lot of standing at the window, looking at rain and hail fall from the skies in sheets. That’s not to say I’ve not been out, I have managed just under 80 miles during February, hoping to make it 100 by the end of the week.   427 more words

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