Jstock
 
 
 
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    December 5, 2011
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REV'IT! Athos Air Vest In order to remain highly visible in traffic without compromising on airflow, REV'IT! developed the Athos Air vest as the summer edition of the popular Athos vest. The front and back panels are made of fully perforated PWR shell mesh EN471 certified fabric. Stretch panels at the side ensure that the Athos Air vest fits easily over any summer mesh jacket in the REV'IT! collection, so air flows directly to your body through 2 layers of mesh fabric
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Can you see me?!
PostedApril 28, 2014
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Jstock
From Los Angeles
State:CA
Rider Type:Road Warrior
Age:35-44
Gender:male
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 use this over my Outback & Airwave jkts during my work commute on Los Angeles city streets and it gives me a little piece of mind. It's bright, fits well over the jackets and I'd highly recommend this vest for those finding themselves riding through congestion regularly.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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 Shoei RF-1100 Helmet - Solid (2XL Only)
Shoei RF-1100 Helmet - Solid (2XL Only)
Shoei RF-1100 Helmet - Solid Colors SHOEI is proud to introduce the all-new RF-1100 Helmet, which is built on the strongest pedigree in the motorcycle helmet business. The Shoei RF-1000 has enjoyed great success since its 2003 inception, but that didnt stop SHOEIs world-class development team from throwing out the molds to build a brand-new helmet from scratch. Combining dealer and customer requests with advanced technology, modern testing practices, and fifty years of helmet-building experience, SHOEI delivers the finest sport-touring helmet that money can buy. The all-new, groundbreaking Shoei RF-1100 - where aggressive styling meets SHOEIs unrivaled attention to detail, and the evolution of perfection is once again met. AIM+ Shell Construction Aerodynamic properties are maximized through extensive wind tunnel and professional riders feedback High performance fiber materials are combined with extremely elastic organic fibers to create shell structure that is ultra lightweight, rigid and resilient 5 Shell Sizes and six EPS liner configurations present increased fit options that comfortably fit most head sizes A third generation Tail Fin, integrated into the bottom rear beading in combination with the Shell-Integrated Spoiler, allows smooth airflow that reduces drag and lift CW-1 Face Shield The CW-1, three-dimensionally curved shield is both wider and taller than the CX-1V it replaces Q.R.S.A. (Quick Release Self-Adjusting) Base Plate System Q.R.S.A. base plate allows for tool-less face shield removal and installation. Every time the shield is lowered, the spring-loaded base plate (U.S. patent pending 11/799935) pulls the shield back to contact the window beading evenly, ensuring a wind and waterproof seal between shield and helmet Variable Ventilation System Upper Air Intake Vent is positioned to maximize air volume into the helmet interior Top outlet vent is separate from the Shell- Integrated Spoiler, allowing it to be positioned for optimum flow-through ventilation Four rear outlet vents allow for adjustment of airflow based on riding position Enlarged lower air intake/defroster vent reduces shield fogging and increases ventilation The rear/neck outlets allow for effective air exhaust Breath guard and chin curtain included Interior System The entire interior lining (cheek pads, crown liner and chin strap covers) is easily removed to allow cleaning Each component of the inner liner is ergonomically designed to offer the ultimate in safety, fit and comfort Eyeglass compatible Tech Specs 5 shell sizes Weight 3.54 Pounds / 1604grams (based on size medium / solid color) DOT and Snell M2010 approved Need help with sizing Check out our sizing video or read our Shoei Size Chart for more help. And don't forget our Gear Geeks are always available to help you out if you need advice. setTimeout(function()var adocument.createElement(script) var bdocument.getElementsByTagName('script')[0] a.srcdocument.location.protocol+//dnn506yrbagrg.cloudfront.net/pages/scripts/0010/2527.js a.asynctruea.typetext/javascriptb.parentNode.insertBefore(a,b), 1) Note Due to manufacturer restrictions, the Shoei RF-1100 and other Shoei products can only be shipped to addresses within the United States
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
5 / 5
True Shoei quality
PostedJanuary 14, 2013
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Jstock
From Los Angeles
State:CA
Rider Type:Road Warrior
Age:35-44
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Style 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Comfort 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Protection & Durability 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Air Flow 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Features 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Fit
Small
True to Size
Large
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Loud
Weight
Light
Light
Heavy
Shape
Narrow
Round Oval
Round
Vision
Narrow
Average
Wide
This is my 2nd RF1100. Great helmet. Cuts through the air nicely. Zero wind turbulence when turning my head at speed for lane checks. My first one had a slight whistle but after adjusting the visor it went away. This new one was perfect right out of the box.
Only minor issue is the matte finish. It's quite delicate. Put a slight nick in it rather quickly.
Highly recommend!!!
But I'd probably go back to a glossy finish next time around.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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 REV'IT! Dragon Jacket (4XL)
REV'IT! Dragon Jacket (4XL)
A removable lining is not unique. But a removable lining that looks like a stylish jacket on its own is. The DRAGON offers that and more as a true example of a four-season textile jacket, with all the advantages of the REVIT! 3-layer integrated system. This makes it perfect for a variety of climates and weather conditions and a great 4-season jacket choice. This jacket will zip with any current model men's REV'IT Pant but feature-wise the Dragon Jacket matches up most closely with the REV'IT Sand Pants. PROTECTION FEATURES Outer shell PWRshell 750D, Cordura 1000D, high density polyester 600D, Lorica Insulation detachable thermal liner Waterproofing detachable hydratex G-liner (5000mm H2O) Breathability detachable hydratex G-liner (5000g/m2/24hrs) Composition outer shell 65 polyamide, 34 polyester, 1 other fibres lining 100 polyester thermal liner 100 polyamide (insulation 100 polyester) membrane 100 polyamide (100 polyurethane coating) Protection Knox CE protection at shoulders and elbows, EVA foam at back Visibility reflection at back and upper arms ERGONOMIC FEATURES Fit tour fit, regular Adjustability flexisnap XL, adjustment straps at waist and upper arms, adjustment tabs at under arms and cuffs, adjustment drawcord at hips Ventilation VCS I zippers at back, chest and under arms Features comfort collar, short connection zipper, separate wearable hydratex G-liner Pockets stash pockets, membrane storage pocket, hand warmer pockets, inner pockets
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Perfect for SoCal "winters".....
PostedDecember 5, 2011
Customer avatar
Jstock
From Los Angeles
State:CA
Rider Type:Road Warrior
Age:35-44
Gender:male
Bang for the Buck 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Style 
5 / 5
5 / 5
Comfort 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Protection & Durability 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Air Flow 
3 / 5
3 / 5
Features 
4 / 5
4 / 5
Fit
Small
Slightly Small
Large
After months of deliberation, I pulled the trigger and got the Dragon jkt and couldn't be happier. I'm a smaller guy (5'10", 150lbs, size 38 in a suit jkt) and I like the tighter European cuts of Rev'it. Fits my scrawny frame perfectly with a little room for layering.
Speaking of layers, I appreciate all the options this jacket has. You can use the thermal and waterproof/windproof membrane together, which have kept me warm and comfortable down into the LOW 40's/HIGH 30's.
I've ridden in 60 degree weather with just the thermal layer in and a cotton shirt underneath and again was completely comfortable.
I have yet to ride with just the membrane, but I'm sure it would do a great job of cutting out wind blast on cool evenings or over mountain passes.
With no liner and all vents open I was acceptably comfortable in stop and go LA traffic up in 80's. It wasn't perfect, but wearing a good moisture-wicking shirt garment under the jkt would make hot days in SoCal bearable. I will be purchasing one of Rev'it's mesh style jackets before summer arrives.
My only gripes so far, and they are a little petty in my opinion, is whatever material they use around the collar, although very comfortable, attracts a lot of lint. Not the biggest deal, but kinda takes away from the overall quality. Again that's just me nitpicking. It's a little frustrating to have a jacket looks so cool and then get close up and see a bunch of lint around the collar. Additionally, due to the layer system you're stuck with button attachment points at the ends of the collars. When you're not using any liners they typically hang out at end of the sleeves once you put your hands through and it's just annoying to me to have to tuck them back in prior to putting on gloves.
Overall, it's a solid jacket that I picked up for commuting and sport touring. I know the layers will add major versatility for my type of riding and that's all that I could ask for. Add great value at the great price point with attractive styling with minimal branding (I'm not a walking billboard) along with a versatile layering system for multiple needs and the Rev'it Dragon jacket is a great choice!!
J.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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