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Black Fingerless Leather Gloves: A Classic Choice for Riders

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

May 20, 2014 5:55:00 AM

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Long gone are the days when 'old school' bikers would ride with their palms wrapped in red bandannas during a long ride.

In Part I of our series on choosing fingerless gloves,  we highlighted some key features to look for when it comes to fingerless motorcycle gloves.

But the most popular fingerless gloves for many riders are black leather fingerless gloves -- a timeless classic.

 Like any motorcycle glove, there are important differences that you may not notice, as well as different qualities of leather.

Here's what to look for when choosing a black leather fingerless glove:

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Topics: Private Label: Glove Fit & Feel, Gel Palm Gloves, fingerless motorcycle gloves, leather motorcycle gloves

Which Fingerless Motorcycle Gloves for Summer Riding?

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

May 15, 2014 9:16:00 AM

womens fingerless motorcycle gloves Lots of riders find fingerless motorcycle gloves a comfortable summer alternative, instead of heavily-gloved fingers in summer's heat.

FIngerless gloves are great for:  Comfort, shock absorption, better grip, padding and sweat control. They're a lot cooler in the summer.

In this 2-part series, we explain what to look for when choosing fingerless gloves. 

- Mesh styles are light and cool, and good for wiping the sweat off your face on a hard ride/hot day ...

Black fingerless all leather styles are a classic ...

- and, there are many comfort and safety features to choose from. 

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Topics: Private Label: Glove Fit & Feel, Gel Palm Gloves, fingerless motorcycle gloves, leather motorcycle gloves

Should Black Leather Motorcycle Gloves Turn Hands Black?

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Apr 25, 2014 2:48:00 AM

 

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On Facebook, a rider recently commented that after riding in the rain, the black leather from his gloves leeched its dye into his skin.

This shouldn't happen, but sometimes does ...

... so we thought we'd explain why it happens and how it can be prevented.

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Topics: leather motorcycle gloves

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