It is a known fact that motorcycle jackets are worn in order to provide protection to the riders. Currently, motorcycle riders in most countries are required to wear one when they are driving their motorcycles. Such is due to the fact that the number of road accidents related to riding continues to increase. According to experts, the cases of serious and life-threatening injuries and deaths due to motorcycle accidents have reduced after the usage of personal protective gears has been implemented. With such in regard, many business-minded individuals have started developing their own lines of motorcycle jackets.
The sad thing is that such situation had made it difficult for individuals to choose the right jacket for them. They have differences in material, design, style, and price. The first consideration, of course, of most individuals is the price of the product. Most riders choose to buy expensive brands since it is the nature of humans to believe in the saying “You get what you pay for.” However, such is not always the case in motorcycle jackets. In fact, there are quality motorcycle jackets that are sold at a price lower than $100. One of the best motorcycle jacket under $100 is the 3.2-pound, black motorcycle jacket that is named Pilot Motosport Men’s Slate Air Jacket.
The jacket’s exterior is made with Pilotex 210D Micro Mesh that allows proper ventilation for the body. Thus, the user will still feel comfortable even when the weather is humid or hot. The outer layer of the shoulder and elbow area is overlaid with 600D NPF that are stitched in a double and triple manner. Thus, such area is extremely strong and stable. The product is also sold together with a CE-approved, removable armor for added protection. Such is able to resist impact absorption and dispersal. It’s back pad is made with a standard PU material. However, the company gives the client the option to have it upgraded to a Pilot Core CE level 2 microcellular PU material.
Although different sizes from small to triple extra-large are available, the waist area of the product is still adjustable with the use of the attached Velcro straps that have quality TPR pulls. Additionally, the forearm and bicep areas are each equipped with two snap-down straps that are located on the sleeves. In addition, the jacket has a Mandarin, neoprene collar that is rolled in order to make sure that neck discomfort is prevented or avoided. Another great thing about it is that it can also offer protection at night time. That chest, elbow, and arms areas are designed with a 3M Scotchlite dark stripes.
When it comes to pockets, the product is rich with such. Thus, wearers have a lot of spaces wherein they can place their important or valuable belongings. The two external, zipped pockets is located in the torso area. The internal pocket that has a zipper is located at the chest area of the product. Additionally, it also has mobile phone and drop pockets that are equipped with Velcro locks. What is better is that the armor also has padded pockets.