Over 50 wearing leather jackets

Discussion in 'Outerwear' started by HoosierDaddy, Jun 19, 2020.

  1. Seb Lucas

    Seb Lucas I'll Lock Up

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    I hear you - I rarely see leather here and, yes, when I do it's likely to be old guys like us. Maybe we need an Under 40 and Wearing a Leather Jacket thread? That might be more unusual.
     
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  2. Downunder G Man

    Downunder G Man Practically Family

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    Still breaking in the Vanson Comp' weight Ike. My most recent arrival and getting the "most love" currently.
    Both shots taken on this morning's cool start 7C Harley ride. With all my old mates of course.
    The trike behind me the rider is 90 ! Similar ( but not the same !) as photos in other related threads.
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  3. Downunder G Man

    Downunder G Man Practically Family

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    Cool squally breakfast trip to the coast with the Mrs. Schott 637 Steerhide today.
    Shot taken in a brief dry spell. Truck COVERED in salt spray when we went back to it.
    5 K's inland the next squall rinsed it clean " like a new one" haha..
    NOT the same photo as used in other threads , just saying...

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  4. tmitchell59

    tmitchell59 My Mail is Forwarded Here

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    Goodwear Poncho Barnes

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  5. Jin431

    Jin431 One of the Regulars

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    Love this thread. Man, wish I'd be half as cool as you guys at that age.
     
  6. Downunder G Man

    Downunder G Man Practically Family

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    Time for a Guinness on our Saturday morning Harley ride. Still 61 haha...and I was the YOUNGEST today (again ! )

    Now this is NOT the same photo posted in the "What jacket" thread...no babes in the backdrop of this one !

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  7. sweetfights

    sweetfights Call Me a Cab

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    This is close to beating your "Duke" in Victory leather Terry!
    Looks awesome.
     
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  8. handymike

    handymike I'll Lock Up

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    I think between the 2, the PB is a clear winner considering it has flown on a bi-plane across the country.
     
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  9. tmitchell59

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    The Duke is a better fit. The Poncho is a little tight through the waist.

    We have Stearman Bi-planes in the sky today. This is the Stearman Fly-In week, though there are much less planes this year. It has been going on for nearly 50 years.
     
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  10. Herman F.

    Herman F. New in Town

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    Is the Stearman Fly-In still in Galesburg? I went once... '92, I think.
     
  11. Downunder G Man

    Downunder G Man Practically Family

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    Simmons Bilt Nebraska in black goat today , when out for breakfast with my wife at the coast.
    At 14C cooler than it looks with an easterly wind from the desert all night.

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  12. tmitchell59

    tmitchell59 My Mail is Forwarded Here

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    Just enjoying the evening in a recent addition Montgomery Ward form @Corky Corcovado in Lovely Colorado. Thanks my Friend! I'm in Illinois looking North. Fall is here.

    The smaller brother of my other.

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  13. Downunder G Man

    Downunder G Man Practically Family

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    Fidelity café racer today for my coastal coffee stop with my wife and daughter.
    Summer on the way (at last) 12C minimum 25C maximum today.

    My 62nd year now , plenty more to come haha..

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    Last edited: Sep 23, 2020 at 5:58 AM
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