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post #1 of 11 Old 08-25-2007, 11:07 PM Thread Starter
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Looking for glove recommendations

Looking for input on a new pair of gloves. I would like decent protection while not compromising comfort and feel. I am wondering if these goals can be met for around/under $100?
Here are the candidates I am looking at:
http://www.newenough.com/closeouts/g...cle_glove.html
http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com...ada-Glove.aspx
http://www.motorcyclecloseouts.com/d...UCT_ID=86-5290

Or, fill in the blank...... The best glove for $100 or less is ________

Thanks in advance for your help.

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post #2 of 11 Old 08-25-2007, 11:12 PM
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I wouldn't ever buy gloves I couldn't try on.

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I would love to be able to try some of these on but unfortunately the local shops don't have much of a selection other than some cheaper stuff. There isn't anything in the way of the larger stores close by either (like Cycle Gear, etc.).

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post #4 of 11 Old 08-26-2007, 01:30 AM
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here are California gloves! I have two pairs of them

http://www.newenough.com/closeouts/g...le_gloves.html

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post #5 of 11 Old 08-26-2007, 03:00 AM Thread Starter
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Forgot to mention that I am looking for full length

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post #6 of 11 Old 08-26-2007, 01:01 PM
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Well if you are willing to sacrifice full length, I went down in a pair of cortech accelerator gloves and they are still good to go. I was doing around 90 (I know I was stupid). I also bought a pair of Alpinestars SP2 (they are full length). Bought them from CycleGear for $80. Like them a lot. They lack a little on the ventalation side, but I think they are a good pair of gloves.

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I have alpine stars GP gloves. Sure they blow your budget, but you know how expensive it is to sew your pinky on? There's a review on this site (search) that shows a higher rated glove, I may get for next season.

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There's probably some people here that could give you their Veloce gloves for cheap

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I have a pair of Joe Rocket Sonic gloves. I'm happy with 'em.

http://www.joerocket.com/products/pr...roducts_id=165

I buy most of my stuff from Bike Bandit, here's their site. If you're a member of the AMA, you get a 10% discount.

http://www.bikebandit.com/

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Spend a little extra on a pair of A-stars GP Plus's.Your hands will appreciate not blowing out of them the first time they are aquainted with the pavement.....

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post #11 of 11 Old 08-30-2007, 05:38 AM
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Of the three you posted I would go with the Moto GPs. I have Alpinestarts SP-1 gloves and am in love with them. Check em out.

http://www.alpinestars.com/SP1_Glove.../p/355814.html

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