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post #1 of 22 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 05:35 PM Thread Starter
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48F temp.

Any thoughts, how many of you out there are willing to ride if the temp is between 40-50 degrees F? Dry pave of course.
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post #2 of 22 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 05:39 PM
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I'll ride down to 26F that's my cut-off....and there's already a thread on this....search.

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Re: 48F temp.

it was 44F when I left this morning. very nice riding weather.

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26f? Wow...don't have proper gear for that.
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post #5 of 22 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 05:48 PM Thread Starter
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Re: 48F temp.

I'm just concern about the cold wind factor when temps reach 40ish. Will on long/tall bridges..
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I rode on Sunday morning it was low 30s. Full suit/boots/balaclava - not bad. No grip on (stock) tires tho.


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Re: 48F temp.

Bike ran ok under these cold conditions?
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i do that every morning...sweater and then my dainese jacket amazing ride!

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2 carharts 2 pairs of pants, snowboarding gloves and a scarf work good!

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2 carharts 2 pairs of pants, snowboarding gloves and a scarf work good!

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dang you need all that for 48?

I just wear a hoodie and my leather jacket, gauntlet gloves and pants and im good to go.
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