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Any armoured touring jackets out there?

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' at netrider.net.au started by Glexn, Mar 7, 2008.

  1. I've had a look at a fair few websites and the bike shops around Ballarat, and I can't find any armoured leather touring jackets. Anyone know of any retailers who might have them?


     
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  2. my black rose touring jacket has armour
     
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  3. Not sure what you mean .... plenty of motorcycle jackets (most?) have armour in the shoulders, elbows and forearms (although the back usually needs to be bought separately) :?:
     
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  4. What makes a 'touring' jacket?
     
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  5. Yep they've got a nice range, and their main shop is down near Westgate bridge so isn't too far to drive/ride (they do mail order to but always best to try something on).
    The motorcycle cafe near BigW is also a stockist, though they've usually only got a limited range of stuff, though if you found something on the website you liked they should be able to get one up for you to check.

    http://www.blackroseleathers.com.au/
     
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  6. Well, I have a jacket almost exactly the same as the one below, but mine isn't armoured, and neither is the below one or the other ones in the same catagory at Black Rose. I was hoping there were some around...

    Thanks for the tip on cafe near Big W, I've forgotten to look in there.

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  7. mines the padded touring jacket (2A) and it has armour.
     
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  8. Have another look at their site - that jacket you posted is about the only one in the touring range that doesn't have armour. I bought a fully armoured Brando jacket from there, a mate bought one of their touring jackets which was not only armoured but also had Kevlar stitching.
     
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  9. Okay, cool, thanks.
     
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