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Old 09-21-2020, 05:24 PM   #46
dittoalex
Too much lean angle...
 
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Originally Posted by JMardy View Post
4cm is only 1.57" total, so if you have like .8 inches front and back, that's enough. A golfball is 4.2cm, so if you can fit a golf ball between your jacket and vest, that's enough.

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" Riders who wish to wear a leather jacket that is not Tech-Air® compatible must be sure that the leather jacket has an additional 4 cm of space around the circumference of the entire chest."
I read it as 4 cm in the front of your chest and 4 cm in the rear of the back for a total of 8 cm clearance needed for air bag expansion.
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Old 09-22-2020, 01:27 PM   #47
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Just ordered the Klim vest. Hopefully should have it in a few days.
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