Motorcycle Leather Gear Care
Cool Finds: Motorcycle Cover, Tie-Down Straps and more
Pecard motorcycle leather care.
Pecard Motorcycle Leather CareMotorcycle leather apparel is the classic choice for vintage motorcycle riders, and like anything, maintenance is key to enjoying leather’s benefits. This kit from Pecard makes it easy to give leather the three things it needs: conditioning, waterproofing and protective gloss. We used the kit to freshen up an old pair of boots and it worked beautifully. Pecard guarantees their product to work on any motorcycle leather apparel and accessories including boots, jackets, saddlebags and seats. Kit, $20. More info: www.pecard.com
Erickson Re-tractable Motorcycle Tie Downs
Say goodbye to tangled motorcycle tie down straps. The Erickson Re-Tractable tie down motorcycle strap won the Retailer’s Choice Award at the National Hardware Show and it’s easy to see why. The excess strap automatically rewinds in the center housing, keeping the strap neat, clean and tangle free. As a bonus, the patented ratcheting mechanism is both secure and easy to release. This may be the next generation of motorcycle tie downs. $24.95 for two. More info: www.ericksonmfg.com
EZ Touring Motorcycle Half Cover
Finally, a motorcycle cover you can quickly and easily use when you are out on the road. The “Traveller” half cover takes very little space in your bag and offers protection in a jiffy. Use one to keep your bike dry when stopped for a quick break or overnight. It also keeps prying eyes off your gear in good weather. Built-in bungee cords keep it secure even in heavy gusts of wind. $86. More info: www.eztouring.com