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Conditioning a Leather Motorcycle Jacket

Conditioning a Leather Motorcycle Jacket

February 20, 2019

Purchasing a leather jacket can be one of the smartest investments you make. A good jacket provides countless years of enjoyment while supplying style and safety on the bike. But, if you’re going to invest in a good leather jacket, you’ll need to know how to care for it. Like all jackets, leather jackets require […]

Most Popular First Manufacturing Jackets & Vests

Most Popular First Manufacturing Jackets & Vests

February 18, 2019

I get a lot of emails and phone calls from people trying to decide between two similarly priced items from the same line. Inevitably they will ask which jackets/vest/etc is the most popular so I have put together a list of our best sellers. If you have any questions at all or would like help […]

Harley Davidson Truck 2019

The Harley-Davidson F-150 Is Back

February 8, 2019

Tuscany Motor Co. (a FOX subsidiary) introduced the 2019 Harley-Davidson F-150 at the Chicago Auto Show on February 7th. Tuscany is a Ford Motor Company specialty vehicle manufacturer in the personal-use segment. The truck has returned to Ford showrooms after a seven-year absence. The highly successful program from the past lasted from 2000 to 2012 […]

Daniel Smart Manufacturing

Most Popular Daniel Smart Jackets & Vests

October 10, 2018

I get a lot of emails and phone calls from people trying to decide between two similarly priced items from the same line. Inevitably they will ask which jackets/vest/etc is the most popular so I have put together a list of our best sellers. If you have any questions at all or would like help […]

How A Leather Motorcycle Jacket Should Fit (Actual Riders)

How A Leather Motorcycle Jacket Should Fit (Actual Riders)

October 3, 2018

The easiest and most direct answer to this question is, “whatever is comfortable.” While I appreciate the simplistic sentiment by some I am in the business of fitting leather jackets on riders so let me share my approach. Most new riders will start off with a non-leather jacket as they are getting into the sport. […]

Leather Weight and Thickness

July 18, 2018

Leather is usually measured in terms of ounces. One ounce equals 0.4 millimeters, thus a weight of 3 to 4 oz. means the leather is 1.2mm to 1.6mm thick. In an effort to make leather a uniform thickness, hides are run through a splitting machine. However, each animal is different and there is always a […]

How To Sell A Motorcycle On Craigslist or eBay.

How To Sell A Motorcycle On Craigslist or eBay.

July 10, 2018

One truth that all motorcyclists can relate to is that, eventually you are going to want to upgrade your bike. Selling a motorcycle on Craigslist or Ebay is the best avenue for our community as you will get more money in your pocket, and more often than not, we are selling someone their first bike, […]

Group Buying Discounts

Group Buying Discounts

June 26, 2018

We offer special pricing based on the number of people in your club or group that are looking for apparel, accessories or gear. This can work one of two ways 1. You and a few of your friends need a new jacket or similarly priced product. In this scenario please email us at Sales@Heritage-moto.com and […]

Leather Dye Transfer

Leather Dye Transfer

June 19, 2018

Leather dye transfer, AKA “bleeding” or dye-rub-off, usually happens when a new leather product gets wet. The chances of dye transfer happening increases if the leather in question was not drum-dyed. If you find yourself dealing with leather that is bleeding make sure to keep the garment away from porous materials or anything that can […]

How To Break In A Leather Motorcycle Jacket (or Vest)

How To Break In A Leather Motorcycle Jacket (or Vest)

June 12, 2018

I am going to list out the ways in which you can break in a leather jacket (or vest) and order them from best to worst in term of what I have seen done and the result. This post is for informational purposes only and doing any of these things even what I consider the […]