Where to get riding gear at good price?



16 replies to this topic
  • gawarrior

Posted August 25, 2003 - 01:20 PM

#1

Just like it says. Who has the best prices on riding gear?
I don't have anything other than helmet and goggles. I don't need the best just something to protect me when I bust my butt!

  • FTD

Posted August 25, 2003 - 01:25 PM

#2

http://www.mxsouth.com/companies.htm

  • Motocrash

Posted August 25, 2003 - 01:59 PM

#3

Try Bob's or MAW, check for closeouts. I got a nice pair of AXO pant for less than 50 bucks (about 125 new). I've delt with both. Neither has given me any hassle with returns and delivery was timely. If I were you, I'd stay away from Parts Direct. I tried to order something from them once, they waited three days after I placed the order to tell that the item was not in stock (when I placed the order, they told me it was in stock). I called about a week later to see where my order was and they hadn't even sent it yet. Of course, I cancelled the order. Recently, a friend ordered a part, when he found out the part would not fit his bike, he sent the unopened box back. They charged him a 20% restocking fee and would only give him store credit for the balance. (ouch). Good luck. :)

  • lewichris

Posted August 25, 2003 - 02:20 PM

#4

i like rocky mountian ATV myself. Also check out the thumpertalk store for info on that, Might find some good deals there

  • mmbasa

Posted August 25, 2003 - 04:50 PM

#5

You can also go to some of the manufacturs website and get closeout direclty. Ebay has some deals sometimes if you don't mind going that route.

  • xr600r

Posted August 25, 2003 - 04:55 PM

#6

I picked up a pair of last years msr system - x pants from
www.throttlehead.com for $35

  • live_to_ride

Posted August 25, 2003 - 05:31 PM

#7

www.motorcyclecloseouts.com Tell Rusty that Chris Anderson refered you and he might give you a little better price, but damn, his prices are already rock bottom. Good service too. :)

  • gawarrior

Posted August 26, 2003 - 05:04 AM

#8

Thanks guys I appreciate it.

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  • jchantzWR400F

Posted August 26, 2003 - 06:04 AM

#9

I picked up a brand new set of fox 360 pants, and a matching fox fx jersey a while back off of ebay (through a store) for $110 bucks (Total w/ shipping included). The pants new around here are $150 alone.

  • live_to_ride

Posted August 26, 2003 - 09:07 AM

#10

mc closeouts has msr system x pants for 35 and the rage cotton jerseys for 15. I like the cotton better because it doesn't feel kind of sticky when I get sweaty and I can wipe my goggles off with it. The poly jerseys just smear the dirt around the lens.

  • gawarrior

Posted August 26, 2003 - 03:16 PM

#11

I ordered the 2002 Answer Stylus Jersey and Pants from mccyclecloseout.com today for 59.00 shipped to my house. They are blue to match the bike. Think I got a good deal? I feel like I did.

  • live_to_ride

Posted August 26, 2003 - 06:22 PM

#12

Yup. Rusty (the main guy/owner) is pretty cool. That's a little better than the deal I got as the prices have come down in the last month or so. :)

  • gawarrior

Posted August 26, 2003 - 06:45 PM

#13

Yup. Rusty (the main guy/owner) is pretty cool. That's a little better than the deal I got as the prices have come down in the last month or so. :)



Chris, we are planning a trip to Deal's Gap the last weekend of September on the R1's. Will be some guys from the www.r1-forum.com. We would love to have you. What ya think?

  • live_to_ride

Posted August 26, 2003 - 06:49 PM

#14

I think I would like to go, but I have no idea what deal's gap is. splain it please........

  • live_to_ride

Posted August 26, 2003 - 07:09 PM

#15

Ok. I found out what it is. Dude, I don't know what you're thinking, but I'm not up for driving 4000 miles to ride up some canyon. :D Thanks for the invite though! :)

  • BrandonW

Posted August 26, 2003 - 07:14 PM

#16

Look over in the "Gear for Sale" section. I found some SWEET prices on closeouts for 661 gear. 30 - 40% off type prices!

  • lewichris

Posted August 27, 2003 - 07:25 AM

#17

sweet i ordered some amswer stuff for my wife for her b-day. 59 bucks shipped to my door also. ZWhat a frickin good deal. Thanks to moroecycle closeouts, and chris anderson for leading the way




 
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