Dana G.
 
 
 
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  • First review
    February 7, 2011
  • Last review
    April 16, 2014
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    4.7
 
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Dana G.'s Reviews
 
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Keeps me dry and warm.
PostedApril 16, 2014
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Dana G.
From Woodinville
State:WA
Rider Type:Moto Vixen
Age:55-64
Gender:female
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
I bought this for the rainy weather here in Seattle. The inner liner that is a separate jacket is really ingenious. It adds that extra layer of warmth across my chest. With the liner out, the jacket is still fairly warm. I rode with it on a warm, sunny day (66 degrees). The jacket was stuck to my arms with sweat, so I recommend wearing a long sleeved t-shirt underneath. The fit is good except for the collar. It is either way too tall or I have an extremely short neck. I need to keep it open to fasten my helmet. The outside pockets are nice with waterproof zippers and snaps. I haven't tried the built-in rain hood, yet.
Sizing - I bought an XL. I have a 42 inch chest, 38 inch waist, and 50 inch hips. The zippers on the side gave me the right amount of hip room. It fits perfectly around my chest and waist.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Great look & increased power
PostedJanuary 15, 2014
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Dana G.
From Woodinville
State:WA
Rider Type:Moto Vixen
Age:55-64
Gender:female
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
I got this exhaust as a Christmas present. It took about an hour to remove the old exhaust and install this one. The only equipment needed to install were wrenches and hex keys. The sound is subdued at idle, so those who want a louder exhaust will want to remove the baffle. It sounds great when accelerating. According to specs, the horsepower increase is not that much, but I cam really feel the difference. It also knocks about 4 pounds off the weight of the bike.
There are cheaper exhausts out there, but I know people who had installation problems. The Leo Vince fit perfectly right out of the box with no modifications.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Tour Master Nomad 2.0 Boots Constructed with durable 1.8mm to 2.0mm water-resistant leather HiPora waterproof, breathable membrane Oil-resistant, anti-slip rubber sole Removable padded foot beds increase comfort on and off the bike High tensile strength thread stitched throughout the boot provides durability The boot interior is lined with a soft, comfortable material Lowered reinforced toe box for improved shifting Easy entrance top opening with lace-up system provides a secure fit Snaps are hidden behind satin chrome buckles for quick operation of the adjustable straps Rear pull-tab provides a leverage point when putting the boot on Durable, satin chrome eyelets and rivets Metal Tour Master logo and lace emblem
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Runs a size small
PostedJuly 14, 2013
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Dana G.
From Woodinville
State:WA
Rider Type:Moto Vixen
Age:55-64
Gender:female
Bang for the Buck 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Style 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
2 / 5
2 / 5
Air Flow 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Features 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Fit
Small
Small
Large
I ordered a size 7 (40) which I wear in the Tour Master Response boots. My toes hit the end of the boot, so I exchanged for an 8 (41). After my first ride, I took off the boots and saw the top fabric eyelet at ankle height ripped completely off. So, my right boot can no longer be laced to the top of my ankle. The left boot has held up so far. So, durability is only fair. The rest of the boot seems well constructed. I ride a naked bike and the boot is thin enough to not interfere with shifting, It also gives me enough height to flat-foot my bike. The soles seem pretty grippy and they don't protrude the way soles do on many cruiser type boots. They are also comfortable enough to wear walking around without any break-in period.
Overall, I recommend these even though you may need a trip to the cobbler for new eyelets.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Cortech Women's LRX Series 3.0 Jacket 400 Denier Nylon Dobby and 1680 Denier Ballistic Polyester performance cut shell combines with a Rainguard waterproof and breathable barrier Mandarin style collar with soft, microfiber trim Zippered shoulder, sleeve and rear exit vents provide flow-through ventilation Durable main zipper closure seals out the elements 360 Phoslite reflective piping and Cortechs signature reflective rear triangle increase nighttime visibility The Microfiber-lined cuffs with hook and loop closures are soft, yet durable Adjustable sleeve take up straps at forearm and bicep help to secure elbow armor and material Removable, CE-approved armor at the elbow and shoulder with an articulated triple-density back protector Cortech Ladies Z.O.Q. (Zip-Out Quilted) liner features a comfortable iridescent taffeta liner Zippered chest map pocket, hand warmer pockets and internal mobile phone pocket Hand pockets are lined with Armor-Link 2 mesh, which allows pockets to double as vents Adjustable waist belts with TPR pulls, help fine-tune the fit Includes a jacket/pant zipper attachment with the pant side included
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Good for cool rainy days
PostedMay 13, 2013
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Dana G.
From Woodinville
State:WA
Rider Type:Moto Vixen
Age:55-64
Gender:female
Bang for the Buck 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Style 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Comfort 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Protection & Durability 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Air Flow 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Features 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Fit
Small
Slightly Large
Large
This jacket is very warm as the waterproof liner holds the heat in. I was too hot with the temp in the mid sixties, but it should be good for fall when the temperature drops. I'm in Seattle and I sweat when it hits 75 degrees, so you may not be too warm. It also runs large. Order a size down. There are dual zippers, one for the lining and one for the jacket. It takes me a while to get it zipped up properly.
Rides: 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Shoei CWF-1 Pinlock Shield with Tear-Off Posts The CWF-1 fits the Shoei RF-1100 and Shoei X-Twelve Helmets The CWF-1, three-dimensionally curved shield is both wider and taller than the CX-1V it replaces Scratch-resistant coating 99.9 protection from harmful UV A and B rays Includes posts for tear-offs Accepts Shoei CWF-1 Pinlock lens Note Due to manufacturer restrictions, Shoei products can only be shipped to addresses within the United States
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Works Great
PostedMay 13, 2013
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Dana G.
From Woodinville
State:WA
Rider Type:Moto Vixen
Age:55-64
Gender:female
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Style 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Air Flow 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Features 
5 / 5
5 / 5
I finally got sick of riding with my shield partially open and freezing my face off. The Pinlock system works as advertised, now I just have to deal with my glasses fogging up. Time for contacts?
Rides: 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius
Yes, I recommend this product.
 
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 Nexx X60 Air Helmet
Nexx X60 Air Helmet
ATR Shell (Advanced Thermo Resin) Soft anti-sweat and anti-allergic fabric inner lining Removable and washable lining Micro-Metric buckle PC Lexan Shield Accessories Sunvisor 60, fixing visor system screw set, complete comfort padding, NEXX helmets bag ECE/22-05 and DOT approved
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Plush comfort in a light & cool helmet
PostedFebruary 7, 2011
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Dana G.
From Land O Lakes
I normally wear a small but I needed the medium in this helmet. My sister has a small peanut head and the medium fit her fine. The liner is super plush and comfortable, very soft on your head. The strap is a ratchet type with a quick release. I can get it on and off with gloves, that is an impossible task with D rings. I wear glasses and I can put the helmet on and take it off without having to remove my glasses. The visor is 60% tinted. A darker visor is needed for bright sunny days, or you can just wear sunglasses. This helmet looks cool and I get loads of complements. It is also cool to wear.
Pros Great Value, Fashionable, Comfortable
Yes, I recommend this product.
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