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post #3 of (permalink) Old 03-23-2010, 10:16 AM Thread Starter
gazzabon1
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Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Chandler, AZ
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Year round rider ....

Hi Catenaccio,

First of all, thank you for your welcome message.

In answer to your question, "yes" I am an all year rider. I use my bike predominantly for commuting and get to ride it out for fun at the weekends. The summers here in Arizona (as I am sure you are aware) can be brutal (112+ degrees F), but using a fully vented jacket and helmet goes a long way to make the high summer manageable.

We don't really get that much of a Winter here and I don't usually take the bike out in the wet. Mainly because of all the oil deposits on the road and not the rain itself. Although I have done my fair share of wet riding, coming from the UK.

Best Regards

G
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