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post #1 of 5 Old 11-03-2006, 09:08 AM Thread Starter
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Winter Handlebar Sleeve Things?

I was trying to find information on those things that are like big sleeves you put over your grips in the winter. What are those called?
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post #2 of 5 Old 11-03-2006, 09:51 AM
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Hippo Hands, I believe. But I don't remember the website. I made my own by modifying a set for an ATV, cost 15 bucks and about an hour ( 2 beers ) of hand sewing while watching" Lost". I'm cheap, in case you hadn't already come to that conclusion. With my grip heaters on, I rode in to work at 20 degrees and only wore my all season gloves, I was toasty all the way, even starting to sweat and having to switch to Low on the heaters.

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post #3 of 5 Old 11-03-2006, 10:36 AM
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I had a set on my ATV. They worked well in cold weather and sould be OK on a bike. Cabelas or Basspro has them.
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post #5 of 5 Old 11-03-2006, 01:26 PM Thread Starter
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Hey Thanks! I'm going to be over by Cabela's this weekend. I'll check out the ATV version. I like that window on the sleeves that lets you see your controls. $25 isn't too bad either.
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