Buying

Basic Gear to Buy and Wear

Have you ever seen road rash, or what the doctors at the hospital have to do to clean it? If not, you should look it up so you know exactly what that looks like. It’s not pretty. Your gear is the only thing keeping you from nasty scars, serious injury or death, and that’s what you need to think about when buying. (more…)

Where to Buy Gear

I’m in the Las Vegas area, so this post is based on that, but you can substitute the local spots for whatever you have around you. Local places are usually better, as you’re able to try things on and get help without having to ship things and wait. Wherever you get it, make sure you get what you want, and most importantly, make sure it fits. (more…)

Choosing a Motorcycle

Exciting! You’ve decided to get a bike and change your life. Bike shopping can be really fun. This is also sort of a complicated process. If you’re brand new to riding, chances are pretty good you know what you want in your head. You have a certain type of bike that you think looks good. Please, if you’re thinking about buying a bike based on looks alone, take an extra week or two, do some test rides and other stuff I listed below, and make a better-informed decision. (more…)