This Astric Sports activities bike jacket features a “compression bag” within the again for cover that converts to a motorcycle cowl when parked.
Astric Sports activities, Hong Kong, have now launched a Kickstarter crowd-funding enchantment to lift $A25,425. To this point they’ve $1768 of their $25,645 purpose from six backers with a month to go.
The bomber-style jacket is made in Hong Kong and Vietnam from of 65% nylon and 35% polyester with a polyester and Brazilian quilted cotton lining.
It doesn’t sound very abrasion resistant, however the cowl that packs into the again could present a little bit of a cushion if you happen to land in your again.
However clearly, not as a lot safety as a CE-approved again protector.
There’s additionally no point out of any armour.
So it’s probably not a bike jacket, however the type of factor you see scooter riders carrying in Asia.
The Astric cowl is Grade 5 water resistant and has holes to assist safe the duvet in your biker.
It is available in navy black and olive inexperienced and isn’t low cost at $US338 (about $A435) for the jacket and canopy.
The jacket is available in sizes M to 4XL and you may choose your bike cowl measurement individually.
The quilt is available in 4 sizes: small is 183x89x120cm, medium is 203 x 89 x 120cm, massive is 228 x 99 x 124cm and further massive is 246 x 104 x 127cm. So that ought to cowl most sizes of bikes.
In the meantime, in order for you a good bike cowl, take a look at the Bike Kubby accessible by means of our on-line store.