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Old 08-12-2012, 11:46 AM   #14581
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Probably a better rider than 90% of the people posting in this thread myself included.
I'm sure, but it looks like he might pick a bike that won't wear down the hard bits on a daily drive.
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Old 08-12-2012, 12:16 PM   #14582
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It's most likely an outer vest carrier designed to look like a uniform shirt, similar to this:



As for the pants, who knows.
Jodhpurs, I'll assume. Most Moto Police in the US wear gear that is particularly suited to horseback riding. I understand they flex as they hit the ground, sparing themselves any injury.
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:03 PM   #14583
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"If it's anyone's fault for a crash... it's always the Ass Fault."
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:06 PM   #14584
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Except the shit we wear ACTUALLY does make us safer and saves us from all avoidable injuries.

And the shit they DON'T wear makes them markedly unsafe and open to every single manner of injury, no matter how small or avoidable.


Now, I command you to stop purposely being a moran.

Also, fetch us a sammich and pint of lager, noob.
I'll make it simple for you: I wear ALL THE GEAR ALL THE TIME, bud. Comprende?
Always have, always will. The fact that my comment went over your head does not make me a noob, and fetch yer own damn beer.
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:15 PM   #14585
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I command you to stop purposely being a moran.
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:22 PM   #14586
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To save all of you the agony of watching another video...

In a nutshell: You only have one face, so protect it-- with sunscreen, and a bandana!




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Old 08-12-2012, 01:32 PM   #14587
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To save all of you the agony of watching another video...

In a nutshell: You only have one face, so protect it-- with sunscreen, and a bandana!

Yep... with one of them bandanas...

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Old 08-12-2012, 01:33 PM   #14588
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In a nutshell: You only have one face, so protect it-- with sunscreen, and a bandana!
Yeah, much more effective against road rash than a chin bar and a face shield!
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:40 PM   #14589
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To save all of you the agony of watching another video...

In a nutshell: You only have one face, so protect it-- with sunscreen, and a bandana!



Why thank you sir. I couldn't bring myself to click it.

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Old 08-12-2012, 01:42 PM   #14590
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This guy's a complete mismatch. The Taser is being worn in the wrong position, the radio is too far back and looks like it would be uncomfortable sitting down, his riding pants look too tight and that's a Harley helmet which isn't well suited for police motor duties. I have no idea what's going on with the shirt..it doesn't look like one of the vest over shirts which have been posted in the thread.
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:45 PM   #14591
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. I have no idea what's going on with the shirt..it doesn't look like one of the vest over shirts which have been posted in the thread.
Looks pretty similar to this..

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Old 08-12-2012, 02:47 PM   #14592
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This guy's a complete mismatch. The Taser is being worn in the wrong position, the radio is too far back and looks like it would be uncomfortable sitting down, his riding pants look too tight and that's a Harley helmet which isn't well suited for police motor duties. I have no idea what's going on with the shirt..it doesn't look like one of the vest over shirts which have been posted in the thread.
The taser is in the correct position for a weak hand draw which is strongly advocated locally where I am because it should reduce mistaken weapon use. The radio is in a position that he feels comfortable. He is not sitting in a patrol car all day with handcuffs and other crap pressing on his back, he's on a bike and nothing to cause back problems from equipment pressing into his back. Plus with the radio as far back as it is, the antenna isn't stuffed up his armpit messing up radio transmission. The shirt is just odd .
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Old 08-12-2012, 03:26 PM   #14593
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In this case, the bird should have had the helmet.


BTW: Where the hell are the topic police?

Who?






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Old 08-12-2012, 03:28 PM   #14594
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The taser is in the correct position for a weak hand draw which is strongly advocated locally where I am because it should reduce mistaken weapon use. The radio is in a position that he feels comfortable. He is not sitting in a patrol car all day with handcuffs and other crap pressing on his back, he's on a bike and nothing to cause back problems from equipment pressing into his back. Plus with the radio as far back as it is, the antenna isn't stuffed up his armpit messing up radio transmission. The shirt is just odd .
^ What he said.
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Old 08-12-2012, 05:11 PM   #14595
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Make sure you leave that in there til the insurance adjuster sees it.

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