View Single Post
Old 01-26-2013, 03:21 PM   #47
No Talent Ass Clown
Y E T I's Avatar
Joined: Apr 2007
Location: San Diego
Oddometer: 7,665
Originally Posted by ultrarnr View Post
First, thanks for everyone who has posted on this thread, very interesting stuff. For those of you with the Rukka or Klim suits how easy are the pants to get on and off when you have jeans on? Can you get them on and off over shoes? I was looking at both brands on Revzilla and saw no mention of zippers on the side of the pant legs. I am wearing the Motoport stretch kevlar and sometimes would really prefer something with built in waterproof/windproof instead of always needing an addional layer for this function. I had asked Wanye about why he didn't offer Gore-Tex as an option and it was a cost issue.
They Klim pants are not designed as overpants. The leg zippers only go up to about the top of the calf so you can't really get them on or off over shoes/boots.

For commuting to work I use the Aerostich AD-1 pants. They're designed to go over your regular pants (full side zips) and they're waterproof. During the summer I use my Motorport Mesh kevlar over-pants.
Scott - Semper Fi
'04 BMW R1150GSA, '05.5 KTM 950 Adventure
Y E T I is offline   Reply With Quote