Choosing your right textile jacket and pants needs better materials
There are variety of types and styles
of gear in the market most looks good and protected but do they offer the best
protection you can get? Is anything missing?
Well.. The hard elbow and shoulder armors
or are usually small leaving unprotected
section at the sleeve , same with the
knee cap protector at pants .The textile
fabric in the unprotected areas may tear
exposing the rider to risk of road rush and injuries
. The solution: Adding Kevlar ® heat resistant fabric or leather panels onto the unprotected
sections. The Kevlar fabric made by Du Pont is lightweight and is being used in many products such as bullet
proof vests, brakes, helmets etc. Adding Kevlar in motorcycle clothing combined
with the hard armors offer the rider the optimal protection.
Summer heat and humidity
Textile mesh jacket consider a good
solution for summer gear But is it the
Well.. as we know our body cools
itself by sweating. Does the nylon mesh dries the sweat? Not really.
The nylon mesh allow wind to get in
but sweat stays in between the body and the nylon mesh leaving the rider with
uncomfortable feeling .
While other mesh jackets allows air flow to come in using Dry Fit mesh fabric takes it one step further offers
excellent evaporation of sweat for much cooler riding in hot and humid weather.
The Dry Fit fabric is used in variety of sport fields and its
significant to use it in the motorcycle gear as well.
Motorcycle jacket . Note that the Kevlar yellow fabric is in between the armors as well as body sides .Jacket itself is made of Dry Fit material-blue color