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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #60 on: July 01, 2023, 08:52:26 pm »
Halvarrsons and Lindstrands are the same company. Andy Spencer sells both at Behind Bars in Kenilworth.
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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #61 on: July 01, 2023, 09:03:44 pm »
My Alpinestars 365 (probably discontinued knowing my luck) are warm even in winter (but I don't need heated grips) waterproof and safe.
Alpinestars 365 Drystar gloves did well (a 4-star safety rating) in MotoCAP tests:
https://www.motocap.com.au/product/sp-365-drystar

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #62 on: July 28, 2023, 10:01:42 pm »
Here is another review of some CE Level 2 gloves, which Bike Social have taken a shine to:

https://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocial/reviews/products/motorcycle-gloves-reviews/five-rfx2-airflow-review-level-2-gloves

I have a couple of pairs of Five gloves and they're well made.

Just beware these are improved over the original Airflows from 2020 if you read the review, so check carefully before buying.

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #63 on: August 05, 2023, 09:07:14 am »
Just about managed to confirm these are Level 2. LS2 Swift gloves.

SBS link
Terrible manufacturer PDF confirming what is not even mentioned on the SBS page :/

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #64 on: September 15, 2023, 01:37:24 am »
Another review of Level 2 gloves - Oxford Nexus this time, which have been around since ~June-ish.
These are very good value for their protection level at £99.99, and get Bennetts' Gold award:
https://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocial/reviews/products/motorcycle-gloves-reviews/oxford-nexus-gloves-review-level-2

I previously noted the range of sizes was limited, but Sportbikeshop now has S -> 3XL.

The only Level 2 gloves I'm missing now are waterproof ones that aren't deep winter ones. These don't plug that gap, otherwise I'd buy them.

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #65 on: September 15, 2023, 12:39:56 pm »
I thought it was shoes. Still, I get the drift.

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #66 on: April 21, 2024, 01:52:02 pm »
Fashionably late, has joined the Level 2 trend with its Full Metal 7 gloves:

https://www.mcgearhub.com/motorcycle-gear/dainese-full-metal-7-gloves-first-impressions-thoughts-ce-level-2-gloves/

But they aren’t cheap! :o

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #67 on: April 26, 2024, 09:49:10 pm »
Discounted to £379. Hmmm. I think that may be a bit too salty, even for me.

I have lovely CE Level 2 summer gloves, and also CE Level 2 winter gloves which I managed to break a little more in this winter.

But I'm still looking for a 3 season waterproof CE Level 2 pair that don't have sausage fingers.
The equivalent to the Richa Street Touring gloves.

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #68 on: May 25, 2024, 12:42:53 pm »
I'm still looking for a 3 season waterproof CE Level 2 pair that don't have sausage fingers.

Have you tried on Five TFX1 gloves for size? They’re CE Level 2, Gore Grip, etc.

https://www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk/motorcycle_parts/content_prod/517371

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Re: CE Level 2 gloves
« Reply #69 on: May 25, 2024, 10:49:07 pm »
I'm still looking for a 3 season waterproof CE Level 2 pair that don't have sausage fingers.

Have you tried on Five TFX1 gloves for size? They’re CE Level 2, Gore Grip, etc.

https://www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk/motorcycle_parts/content_prod/517371

Ah - not tried them. Looks like a reasonable compromise on waterproofness v chunkiness.
I've stashed then away for future consideration. Thanks!