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Pillion Gear

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' at netrider.net.au started by BoostJunky, May 6, 2007.

  1. I was wondering what you guys do for pillion gear? Does anyone here keep an extra jacket and gloves just for this purpose?


    I was just thinking that if Im riding in full gear and feel bad having a pillion on the back with nothing much more than a helmet. At the same time, I cant afford to spend a fortune on a second set of gear.



    Any recommendations?
     
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  2. When I used to pillion I had all my own stuff head to toe, but otherwise Ebay will be your budget buying friend :)
     
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  3. I suppose I could just mind a meshie jacket and some cheap gloves and buy em to fit me as spare gear. At least then Id have a leather and mesh jacket...and if anyone is bigger than me they shouldnt be on the bike behind me anyways. :p
     
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  4. Buy 2nd hand gear ?

    Jacket, gloves and lid at absolute minimum. But play it right and have gear equal to yours on hand. See if you can pickup a 2nd hand set of pants (leather, dri-rider, draggin) and mebe even a cheaper pair of boots too.

    Someone who comes off the back should be entitled to the same protection as you.
     
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  5. I have a set of summer and winter gear, the pillion gets the set i'm not wearing.
     
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  6. Yep, me too, till she got her own gear. And females usually love any excuse to buy clothing ;)
     
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