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Can you do up your helmet with gloves on?

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Bonk, Oct 2, 2009.

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  1. No.

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  2. It's one of my powers.

    88 vote(s)
    44.0%
  1. This should separate the learners from the P-platers.


     
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  2. Can I be stuffed when taking my gloves off is quicker?
     
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  3. Not yet - been trying for years
     
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  4. Honestly, in all these years I've never tried.
     
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  5. That having been said, my helmet isn't particularly easy to do up without my gloves, soooo…
     
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  6. Depends which gloves and how much patience I have. Usually quicker just to rip the golves off.
     
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  7. Yep. I still forget to put my helmet on before gloves sometimes.
     
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  8. No. and I remove left glove first
     
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  9. Can do up the buckle but the clip that holds the strap in place is a struggle. Does doing it with one glove on count?
     
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  10. I did once because I cbf to remove my gloves. But it would have been much quicker to just remove the gloves. I do regularly do it up with one glove on. Thats not really that hard.
     
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  11. you mean the question leading into this should be: do you forget to do your helmet up before gloving up?
     
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  12. Can you change your visor without taking off your helmet?
     
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  13. helmet? gloves? pffft, sissy stuff :LOL:
     
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  14. What about while riding..

    I've done it once, not very safe, and probably quicker to pull over take gloves off to do it then away again.
     
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  15. have managed the helmet do up with gloves on a few times... but yeah quicker to take em off
     
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  16. Yeah typical noob mistake. I did that a few times.
     
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  17. You newbies still wearing gloves? Thats so last week.
     
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  18. What are girlfriends for?
     
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  19. Nope, i got close with the race gloves but no chance with the winter fatties!
     
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  20. Never bothered. I seem to be need my hands for other things when I'm taking my helmet off, so have never actually tried.
     
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