Filipe B.
 
 
 
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    10
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    6
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    November 1, 2010
  • Last review
    February 19, 2014
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    4.7
 
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Filipe B.'s Reviews
 
REVIT Concorde Jacket The Rev'It Concorde Jacket is constructed with durable heavy memory cotton that has been coated to repel water. Memory cotton ages beautifully, the older it gets the better it will look. The cargo pockets, a removable and adjustable hood, two way zippers and metal snaps give this jacket its robust look. The KNOX protection at the shoulders and elbows, reflective panels, detachable thermal liner and Hydratex waterproof membrane make it a very complete, fashionable and functional motorcycle jacket. Protection Features Outer Shell Wax coated memory cotton Lining mesh Insulation Detachable thermal liner Waterproofing Hydratex Mesh G-liner Breathability Hydratex Mesh G-liner Composition outer shell 100 cotton lining 100 polyester thermal liner 100 polyester Protection Knox Lite CE protection at shoulders and elbows Back Protector (sold separately) Seesoft Back Protector -Type RV Type RV / Size 04 fits SM-MD Type RV / Size 05 fits LG-2XL Type RV / Size 06 fits 3XL Visibility Reflection at the collar and elbow Ergonomic Features Fit City fit, regular Adjustability Adjustment tab at cuffs and collar, adjustment cord at waist and hem, detachable hood with adjustment straps, two-way zipper at front Features Knitted cuffs and collar at thermal liner (attached to the liner) Pockets Stash pockets, hand warmer pockets, inner pockets
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
i <3 it
PostedFebruary 19, 2014
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
i may be a bit biased because almost all of my riding gear is Rev'It... but this jacket is by far the best I've ever owned.
i love the way it looks and the way it feels. since i got it for xmas i've worn it as my winter coat off the bike because i love it so much. it fits perfectly, is incredibly warm, and imho looks f*cking great.
yes, as someone else pointed out, there are some minor design choices that are a bit silly (the hood zipper being exposed, etc), but i think they are very minor.
considering every other similar riding jacket i've tried has either fit terribly, looked silly, or both... this is a win for sure.
(also, be advised that Rev'It's previously wacky sizing is now much more realistic... My previous Rev'It winter jacket was an XXL... and this one is an L which is much more in line with what I normally wear, being 6'1" / 170lbs)
Yes, I recommend this product.
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REV'IT! Sand 2 Pants The REVIT Sand 2 trousers are equipped to keep pace on your wildest adventures. They feature a durable, removable waterproof membrane and a lightweight but highly insulated thermal liner. A grip panel at the seat adds a nice performance touch, as do plenty of pockets for storage and air inlet zippers for added ventilation. PROTECTION FEATURES Outer shell PWRshell 500D, polyester 600D, PWRshell 500D stretch, PWRwax 1200D, sure grip, Lorica Insulation detachable thermal liner Waterproofing detachable hydratex 3L (5000mm H2O) Breathability detachable hydratex 3L (7000g/m2/24hrs) Composition Outer shell 64 polyamide, 36 polyester Lining 75 polyester, 25 polyamide Thermal liner 100 polyamide (insulation 100 polyester) Membrane 100 polyurethane (tricot 100 polyamide) Protection Prolife CE protection at knees, double textile seat Visibility Laminated reflection at upper legs and on the calves, reflective logo at waistband ERGONOMIC FEATURES Fit Tour fit, regular Adjustability adjustment strap at waist, adjustment tab at ankles Ventilation VCS I zippers at upper legs Features stretch at back and knees, short and long connection zipper, adjustable protector pockets, calf zippers, grip panel at seat, hook snap front closure Pockets stash pockets, slit pockets
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
great, versatile pants
PostedDecember 4, 2013
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Air Flow 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Features 
5 / 5
5 / 5
these pants are the most versatile i found in terms of all-weather wearability. they are also super comfortable and i feel very safe in them. couldn't be happier, worth every penny.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Dainese Evolution Warm Shirt Features Ergonomic fit Seamless construction comfort Stretch areas on shoulders and sleeves for a greater flexibility Polypropylene fabric to improve sweat evaporation and keep the shirt dry Antibacterial treatment Temperature range -5C / 10C
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
nice and cozy
PostedNovember 25, 2013
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Features 
4 / 5
4 / 5
used this with the long johns on a recent highway + trail ride in the low 40's and was kept nice and toasty the whole way. it's very comfortable, so you don't notice you're wearing it, which is often the case with some warm layers.
definitely a little expensive, but it does the job it promises to do.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Klim Neck Warmer Breathable, moisture-wicking polyester fleece One size fits most. Features NEW SHORTER OVERALL LENGTH (FROM CUSTOMER FEEDBACK) NEW MORE STRETCH IN MAIN-BODY FABRIC NEW SOFTER MAIN-BODY FABRIC NEW GRAY COLORWAY BREATHABLE, MOISTURE-WICKING P0LYESTER FLEECE ONE SIZE FITS MOST MULTIPLE USES/CONFIGURATIONS
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
simple, good
PostedNovember 25, 2013
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Style 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Comfort 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Protection & Durability 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Air Flow 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Features 
3 / 5
3 / 5
not much to review here, as this is a pretty straightforward product that does what it is meant to do. it's comfortable, and it keeps your neck warm and prevents wind from entering into your jacket. it's also sweat-wicking to some extent and somewhat versatile in terms of other ways to use it (over your nose, as an ear-muff, etc.)
all in all a good winter piece of gear.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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REVIT Neutron Gloves Take the REVIT Neutron gloves on a summer tour and you'll immediately notice how lightweight and comfortable they are. Their climate-control characteristics ensure good ventilation and breathability. Hands are kept safe thanks to protection at knuckles, palm and fingers. Their stylish striped design in various colors distinguishes the gloves from anything else on the market, and pairs well with many other REV'IT! products. PROTECTION FEATURES Outer Shell Goatskin, PWRshell 500D stretch, heavy Spandex, 2-way stretch Lining Tri-fleece liner Composition Outer shell 54 leather, 38 Nylon, 7 polyurethane, 6 polyester, 2 spandex. Lining 100 polyester Protection PU injected knuckle, PU injected finger knuckle, EVA foam at fingers, knuckle, thumb and palm ERGONOMIC FEATURES Fit Tour fit Adjustability Adjustment tab at cuff Ventilation Ventilation panels at fingers, palm and backhand Features Connect finger tip, short cuff Note The contact patches on the index finger and thumb of the glove look slightly different that shown in product images (strips, not a solid patch).
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
great summer gloves
PostedJune 24, 2013
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Features 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Fit
Small
Small
Large
very lightweight, comfortable, and provides lots of airflow. not a whole lot of protection, but this is a great glove for commuting or riding trails.
as with all Rev'it products the sizing is totally bananas, runs very small. ordered a XXL and had to return for a XXXL. i'm not a mutant and normally would wear size L gloves.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Biltwell Moto Goggles The virtues of motocross goggles are well sung among men who ride the wild thunder, but few outlaws we know can stomach the gaudy graphics and over-the-top technology that has glutted today's goggle market. Introducing Biltwell Moto Goggles. Every pair of simple, well-made Moto Goggles is engineered to keep road debris out of your eyes without causing a scene. There are no deflector shields, spider web graphics, or neon accents on these track- and tarmac-tested goggles, just the bare essentials for clear vision when conditions are less than ideal. Features Large eye port for excellent peripheral visibility Two-stage foam with fleece outer layer provides venting and comfort Clear anti-fog lens is removable for cleaning and replacement Woven heavy-duty strap for superior stretch and durability with double D-rings for precise adjustment
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
nice, simple goggles
PostedJune 18, 2013
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Adventurer
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
These are simply designed, straightforward goggles. They fit comfortably, are very light, and the tinted lenses are great for sunny days.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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TCX X-Street Waterproof Shoes Get your street style on with the new X-Street WP all-uses riding shoe. Vintage sneaker construction with soft, breathable, full-grain leather and distressed-look rubber sole. Yet still equipped with signature TCX protective features including ankle guards and reinforced toe and heel counter. Waterproof liner keeps you dry and comfortable on those damp days. Features UPPER breathable, full-grain leather. LINING waterproof PROTECTION ankle guards, reinforced toe and heel counter. CLOSURE laces INSOLE molded EVA with antibacterial, moisture wicking face fabric. SOLE distressed-look vintage rubber sole
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
perfect compromise
PostedApril 25, 2012
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Commuter
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Features 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Fit
Small
Slightly Large
Large
these boots are very well made, with super simple styling and a very comfortable fit. they are really waterproof (granted, I haven't yet worn them in a total downpour, but in a steady rain they kept my feet totally dry).
the protection is minimal to be sure, but certainly better than any sneaker and even some boots would offer. reinforced toes, heel and ankle as stated. but nobody would know they're riding shoes, and I've had several compliments to boot (no pun intended).
i generally wear a size 13 US, and ordered a 47 which fits perfectly (with just a little extra room left for when thick socks are necessary). i imagine the size 48 would be way too big.
for a daily commuter they are exactly what I was looking for.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki DR650SE
Yes, I recommend this product.
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REV'IT! Zoom H2O Gloves For the tour rider looking for a winter glove that offers the best value, the ZOOM H2O is a great choice. The hard shell knuckle is integrated directly under the leather, so there is no seam around the knuckle. This adds to the glove's safety and gives it its unique appearance. PROTECTION FEATURES Outer shell cowhide, goatskin, digital grip Insulation Fiberfill, Tri-Fleece Liner Protection leather hard shell knuckle, EVA foam at fingers, palm and cuff Waterproofing REVIT! Hydratex Z-liner (5000mm H2O) Breathability REVIT! Hydratex Z-liner (5000g/m2/24hrs) ERGONOMIC FEATURES Fit Tour Fit Adjustability adjustment strap at wrist, adjustment tab at cuff Features stretch lips at fingers and wrist, elastic at wrist, regular cuff length
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
awesome (very warm) gloves!
PostedNovember 9, 2011
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Commuter
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Features 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Fit
Small
Small
Large
These gloves are extremely warm and aren't so bulky that they get in the way of controls. Haven't tried them out in the rain yet, but if they're really waterproof that'll be nice for a change. The insulation is like that thinsulate stuff... I've ridden in the mid 40's so far and my hands were nice and toasty.
As with any other Rev'It product, the sizing runs very small. I first got the XL and when my hands were on the grips my pinky was getting crushed by the glove, so I moved up to a XXL and now they fit just perfectly.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki DR650SE
Yes, I recommend this product.
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AFX FX-39 Dual Sport Helmet Features A large-size FX-39DS weighs 1.59 kg or 3.5 lb An aerodynamic shell design constructed using an advanced lightweight composite poly-alloy A flip-up, flush-fit, quick-release, single-turn screw face shield with side covers. The shield itself is optically correct, compound-curved, scratch-resistant and protects against UV-rays There are several tinted shields available for this model Shield can be removed to allow open face riding or goggle use A helmet liner and cheek pads made with a hypoallergenic and anti-microbial nylon, all of which are removable and washable 9 points of ventilation with chin, side, forehead, top and rear vents Retention system is quick release with sewn on ECE logo Provides ample ear cavity space for speakers A clear coat finish to protect paint and graphics Comes with a Limited Lifetime Warranty Includes flat black side-covers and screw plug for shield use without the visor DOT approved for use in the United States
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Fantastic Helmet
PostedSeptember 12, 2011
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
State:NY
Rider Type:Commuter
Age:25-34
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Style 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Features 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Fit
Small
True to Size
Large
Noise Level
Quiet
Slightly Loud
Loud
Weight
Light
Average
Heavy
Shape
Narrow
Intermediate Oval
Round
Vision
Narrow
Exceptionally Wide
Wide
I had the AFX37 and really liked it, then I had the Joe Rocket DS helmet and liked that as well... but this 39 is on a whole other level in every respect. The fit is very comfortable, it's lighter than the 37, there are tons of added vents so airflow is excellent, the shield has little to no noticeable distortion, it has a breath guard and doesn't fog up. With all the vents it is a bit noisier than the previous model.
I honestly think this helmet kicks the Joe Rocket DS helmet's butt, and it's about $50 cheaper.
Note on the fit - My head measurement fell between a small and a medium, and because some people said it runs small (customer service) and others said it runs large, I ordered both to try them on. The small was just too small on the crown of my head and actually hurt a bit, and seemed too small in terms of the 'height' of my head as well (my chin stuck out a bit). The medium fits comfortably and snuggly, though I could possibly use larger cheek pads. The breath guard does just barely touch my nose, but nothing ridiculous.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki DR650SE
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Xena XX-14 Disc Lock with Alarm An extremely strong lock body and piercing alarm make the high-performance XX14 a remarkably effective way to protect your motorbike. Lock High nickel-content stainless-steel mono-block construction with a broad fit profile and 14mm double-locking, carbide-reinforced hardened-steel locking pin. Freeze-spray proof, pick-proof key and barrel. Alarm Shock and motion sensors trigger a piercing 120dB anti-theft alarm powered by a single CR2 long-life Lithium battery (battery included). Self-arming, with no on-off switch, re-sets to armed mode within 15 seconds. Features 1 3/4 (44mm) of throat width 1/2 (14mm) diameter carbide-reinforced hardened-steel locking pin New design with a flared, attack-resistant body shape High nickel-content stainless-steel mono-block construction The shorter, squatter body gives it a sport and streetbike-oriented fit profile 100 Stainless Steel Total Corrosion Resistance Double-Locking System Maximum Security Key Barrel Ice Spray-Proof Body Key Barrel Ultra-High Strength. 120dB Alarm Auto Arm/Disarm Shock Movement Sensors Removable Alarm Module Includes 1 XENA Disc-Lock 1 CR2 Battery 3 Keys 1 XENA Lock Tool Etched with Unique Key Code Please Note Battery comes pre-installed in lock.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
perfect
PostedNovember 1, 2010
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Filipe B.
From BROOKLYN
I feel so much safer knowing this is on my bike. It's a rugged, sturdy disc lock and the alarm is very loud. It goes off with any considerable movement (sometimes does go off when a big truck drives by, but hey...). If you live anywhere where people are going to f*ck with your bike, I highly recommend it.
Pros Great Value, Rugged
Yes, I recommend this product.
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