Decibel from Hell: Chainsaws and Motorcycles A motorcycle with a running engine or moving at 35mph produces the noise levels of a gasoline-powered lawn mower (90 decibels). Routine exposure to the noise of a gasoline-powered lawn mower puts you on a risk of a permanent hearing loss. Riding a motorcycle at over 35mph produces the […]
What Do Other Best-Biker-Song Lists Have Two songs are the most frequently cited on online forums and articles as the most favorite or best biker songs ever—Born to Be Wild performed by Steppenwolf and Bon Jovi’s Wanted Dead or Alive. Born to Be Wild appears in many various-artists motorcycle song albums, and is often listed as […]
Wicked skulls and skeletons, warlike messages, evil clowns (evil clowns are my favorite) are frequent themes in biker art, which is known to depict violence and evil. Our most recent blog post provoked controversy on Leatherup.com Facebook Page over whether warlike messages like “Piece is Dead” or “Kill’em all” are appropriate. This made me wonder […]
Leatherup.com’s new biker-art T-shirts are made of the softest combed ringspun cotton. They also have comfortable tag-free collars and feature quality graphics screen-printed with soft plastisol inks.
In motorcycling, the topic “loud pipes save lives” never seems to die. Chances are you’ve seen the biker stickers and patches with this phrase. But is it myth or truth? The phrase is related to two extremes of an argument. Some argue that loud motorcycle pipes prevent accidents and save lives; others argue that the […]