Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 1 2
Results 16 to 17 of 17

Thread: Kilimanjaro purchase, Black and yellow or black and grey?

  1. #16
    andy45320
    Guest
    Having just bought the kili 4.0 a few weeks back in yellow/black and put on about 1500 miles wearing it, I would say go with the yellow. Not even for safety reasons, I think it actually looks good, which is why I bought it over a 'stich. And to folks that think it fades/stains...have you seen the nasty looking 'stichs some people wear? Battle scars of the road I say...it is not the same as buying dark underwear

  2. #17
    Rally Rat Mar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    St. Louis
    Posts
    1,117
    I have a yellow and black one. It faded badly right off the bat. I was told that I should have sprayed a UV-blocking coating on it. Too late now. Also, the dirt and bug splats don't wash out. I think it's best to get a dark color jacket and wear a Conspicuity vest or one similar. The vest is reflective at night and the jacket isn't, no matter the color.
    Marilyn Roberts
    F800R, R1150R, R100 Mystic
    Add about 1100 to my post count

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •