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Forum: Vendors 11-17-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort links to new store

Friends,

Some links on the web to LDComfort may point to a redirect page to our new store. We have made the new site easier for the customer and responsive to mobile devices. Some pages of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,277
Posted By mariowink
gino831 brings out an important point. Make sure...

gino831 brings out an important point. Make sure the garments touching your skin are clear of detergents and fabric softeners. Sometimes a clothes dryer can be contaminated with residue from dryer...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,870
Posted By mariowink
Ozzie's BMW Service.

Go to Ozzie's BMW Service in Chico, CA. Ask the California Highway Patrol where they take their BMWs. Ozzies. I was towed there with a broken ujoint and smacked up housing. I was there for three...
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,694
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort stays dry on the inside. Skin stays protected.

LDComfort keeps your skin dry even with the higher temperatures causing increased release of moisture in the seating area. Your seating area will always stay dry. See this video on the fabric and...
Forum: Equipment 03-17-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,787
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort sizing

There is information on sizing on the LDComfort FAQ page: https://ldcomfort.com/store/help.php?section=FAQ#size

There is also a proper way to wear them which really adds to the comfort.
If you...
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,787
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort size

I want to address your concern not as a vender but to help you find a solution to the problem you mention. A few customers order their riding shorts using the pants size they normally wear. Like...
Forum: Equipment 03-05-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,787
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort patent

LDComfort received a patent applied for status in 2005 for their motorcycle specific technical riding shorts. Just so you know.
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,319
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort Winter helmet liner

I just re-read this thread and wanted the posters here to know we have a winter helmet liner to keep you warm. The top is made like our popular helmet liner with a thicker lower to protect the face...
Forum: Vendors 02-20-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
Winter Helmet liner

Many of our friends ride in all weather and cold does not deter them from enjoying their rides. To help our customers we designed a winter helmet liner. We took the top of our popular helmet liner...
Forum: Vendors 02-20-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
Skiing too.

Yes, the LDComfort garments work very well for many activities. Skiing, hunting, kayaking, fishing, etc. Since the winter snows have covered much of the country people without power found they have...
Forum: Equipment 02-20-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,787
Posted By mariowink
Powders are no help

Powders to "dry" the skin are not the best solution. Fabric softeners are also impurities that can bother the skin. "Mositure wicking" is a buzz phrase to sell fabric. A paper towel is moisture...
Forum: Vendors 02-20-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
We did try the PayPal option for LDComfort...

We did try the PayPal option for LDComfort products but had to discontinue because PayPal can decide to hold funds if they decide there is a discrepancy. That was an uncomfortable situation for our...
Forum: Vendors 11-13-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,432
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort news and HUGE sale for short time.

<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG/> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--> LDComfort Pricing and Product News (Here is your chance)


LDComfort will...
Forum: Equipment 10-22-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,787
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort propers

A friend alerted me to this thread and I thought I might add some points. Many answers to the original poster are spot on and I appreciate the accuracy portrayed by the experienced riders. The...
Forum: Vendors 09-09-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort and Drymax socks

The general rule for LDComfort products is that you should not move up to the next size if you measure "between sizes." We do NOT make compression gear and none of our products are made to fit...
Forum: Equipment 09-07-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,319
Posted By mariowink
Fabric is designed to keep the skin dry. See how.

Look at the video on this page and see how the fabric keeps your skin dry. Even with the garment wet the inside will stay dry. Powders will hold moisture against the skin. The LDComfort will keep the...
Forum: Equipment 09-06-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,804
Posted By mariowink
Pads can be painful.

You may find that padding in undershorts can contribute to damage to the skin in the seating area. Proper padding is a function of the seat and detrimental to comfort for riding long distance on a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 767
Posted By mariowink
Come on by. I'll give you a tour. :)

Come on by. I'll give you a tour. :)
Forum: Equipment 07-10-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,319
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort Cooling Shirt

A link on our website front page goes to a PDF file where the cooling technique is explained with some helpful graphics. Enjoy riding, no matter how hot it gets. :)
...
Forum: Equipment 06-05-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,054
Posted By mariowink
Mesh leaks

Another problem with mesh is that it will let out any cold air you make with evaporative cooling. When you are on the road in a cage you turn on the air conditioner. Once it is cool inside you turn...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,870
Posted By mariowink
V-Strom is good, so is Kawasaki

It really depends on what you intend to do with the bike. All the choices you mentioned are good. If you want an awesome motor the Kawasaki C-14 has it all. Still...the FJR is almost unbeatable in...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,054
Posted By mariowink
Mesh is fine until the temps get high.

Mesh gear is delightful unless it gets too cold. It is also a mistake in the very high heat as it allows in air that is hotter than your body. In the high heat it is best to protect yourself from the...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,689
Posted By mariowink
Wicking is NOT LDComfort dual layer fabric

This is a very important difference between the fabric we use for LDComfort and other "wicking" garments. They REALLY are not the same thing. Riders who try to make a comparison between LDComfort and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 18,370
Posted By mariowink
Simple fix

I agree about the inner gasket on the valve cover. Easy fix. It's a great bike. Fix it and enjoy it.
Forum: Americas 05-12-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 774
Posted By mariowink
newbie needs to ride.

Don't worry. Get a road atlas map and a marker pen. Wear protective gear. Go ride. Pack some drinking water. I hope you find someone.
Forum: Vendors 05-10-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort has socks.

An update on some product. LDComfort now has DryMax socks. The principle behind the socks is that they keep your feet dry and avoid moisture damage often association with wearing heavy boots in high...
Forum: Vendors 05-10-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort at Bike Week

Yes it is the correct address. All the venders were in the lot next to the bar. I was third vender down. Trouble is, no people went three booths down and stayed on the main drag through town. The...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-14-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,285
Posted By mariowink
Being a retired MSF Instructor/Rider Coach, I can...

Being a retired MSF Instructor/Rider Coach, I can honestly say this is the best and most succinct advice a person could give a rider getting ready for the BRC. For sure...the learning never ends. ...
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
Daytona this year.

Thanks for all the great testimonials folks. I want to tell you I am going out on a limb and planning to have a vendor booth in the Daytona Beach Bike Week next month. I think it is a bit risky for...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By mariowink
Ryota did okay.

BMW of Omaha changed out the starter in the BMW R850R and Ryota was able to ride to his destination of Chicago, Il.
Thanks so much for the offers of help.

Now...it remains to be seen if Ryota can...
Forum: Ride reports 08-24-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By mariowink
Ryota will be fine

Thanks so much for the help. Here is an update.

Ryota got the 1996 BMW R850R to the BMW Dealer in Omaha Nebraska. They found a bad starter.
A new starter is being overnighted from the BMW Dealer...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By mariowink
Ryota needs help.

My friend Ryota is having some problems with the BMW R850R and is stuck in Council Bluffs Iowa 51503.
Is there anyone in the area that might be able to go check out the bike? I think it is a battery...
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By mariowink
Ryota Yamada

I will send Ryota the link to this thread in case anyone wants to leave him a message of encouragement. He already received an invite to stay with a fellow rider.
Thanks so much. Mario (τΏ~)
Forum: Ride reports 08-23-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,221
Posted By mariowink
Kayaker converts to Motorcycle for Adventure.

A Japanese Adventurer named Ryota Yamada was on a trip from Kennewick Washington up to Alaska, across the Bearing Sea, down past Russia and back to Tokyo Japan in a Kayak. After paddling down the...
Forum: Vendors 08-01-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,849
Posted By mariowink
No powders and pastes.

Don't use pastes and powders with LDComfort Riding Shorts. Those products defeat the purpose of the riding shorts. Your skin stays dry with the dual layer fabric. Keeping skin dry is the job of the...
Forum: Vendors 07-31-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,849
Posted By mariowink
The LDComfort helmet liner covers the ears with...

The LDComfort helmet liner covers the ears with no seams if you get the longer one. We have a shorter one but I don't wear it.

Also a note on cooling: Once you wet the sleeves of the LDComfort...
Forum: Equipment 07-31-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,502
Posted By mariowink
Made for the rider.

The LDComfort helmet liner is made especially for the motorcycle rider. I was tired of "trying" things that did not give me what I wanted in a helmet liner so I made my own. There are no seams on the...
Forum: Vendors 03-26-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
Not; again. (PayPal option)

I must update and tell you that we have not been able to solve some problems with PayPal and had to disable that payment option on our site. If we can resolve the issues in the future, we will try...
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
"...first time ever..."

I am pleased you FINALLY found something that solves the problem. ("...for the first time ever,...")
I know there is NO undergarment that can beat LDComfort but my saying so only sound hollow until...
Forum: Vendors 03-21-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 32,659
Posted By mariowink
LDComfort and Paypal

After having a few issues with Paypal we have it working on our website. (Per customer requests) Make sure you fill in the proper address in our One Page Checkout and then choose the Paypal option at...
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