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Offline triucati

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I have been looking for a pair of summer/hot weather gloves for a while.  I wanted gloves with protection and cooling, with an emphasis on protection (crashing sucks).  After a few rides I can recommend the Alpinestars SMX-2 Air Carbon gloves.  They breathe well, and look like they would survive one crash.  And much more comfortable in the summer heat, than my full Sidi race gloves. 

UPDATE:  I have owned these slightly over a year and they literally fell apart.  I DO NOT RECOMMEND.
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Re: Alpinestars summer/hot weather gloves SMX-2 Air Carbon Review
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2014, 12:32:31 am »
Triumph also make a carbon fiber glove, which I can heartily recommend.  After 4-5 years of hard riding in all kinds of weather, soaking rain, etc, they still look and function like new.  Plus they have the Triumph logo, a must have for a die hard Triumph fan like me!
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