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    Default HowTo: Tip how to pack Rain Jacket and Trousers

    Hi Guys, I came across one manual how to easy pack Rain Jacekt and Trousers without using external bag.
    I have created video about it, so maybe somebody will find it useful.
    I rYde/pack just like this


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    great idea! thanks
    I'm gonna do that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Martin Slovakia View Post
    Hi Guys, I came across one manual how to easy pack Rain Jacekt and Trousers without using external bag.
    I have created video about it, so maybe somebody will find it useful.
    I rYde/pack just like this

    Brilliant!

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    Thanks Martin, very nice video and a great help when packing for long rydes to save space and time.
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    Thanks for the idea!

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    Packing is the easiest part of the game: try putting one on in monsoon conditions... at night... in an open field!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Denman View Post
    Packing is the easiest part of the game: try putting one on in monsoon conditions... at night... in an open field!
    better yet on the side of the highway with the idiots that won't move over for you. And now you have the pooring down rain and all the tire spray at the same time in 30 degree weather.Especially at nite. Yea what fun. been there done that.

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    Have you ever fallen over the guardrail; while trying to steady yourself against it?
    I own that Tee-shirt...

    Try standing back up: when your rainsuit is down around your knees!
    Help is on the way. Until then...

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    Back in my "Dirt Bike" riding days, I discovered a very effective way to stay dry when wearing a rain suit. After a good day riding in the rain and mud, I had a long ride home in the pouring rain. My riding pals tightly wrapped duct tape around my ankles and wrists. Stayed dry all the way home. Then I learned another lesson that day. Make sure there is another person available to help un-do your waterproof get up. Unwrapping tightly wrapped, wet, slippery duct tape is next to impossable while wearing wet, rain soaked riding gloves. I pass this valuable lesson along for those who do not plan ahead any better than I.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Denman View Post
    Have you ever fallen over the guardrail; while trying to steady yourself against it?
    I own that Tee-shirt...

    Try standing back up: when your rainsuit is down around your knees!
    ok you get the prize for that one. Bob

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    Thanks Martin.....I’ll be doing that
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    Handy tip...thanks

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    handy tip, thanks. Dale

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    Quote Originally Posted by Two cats View Post
    ok you get the prize for that one. Bob
    I know: the Booby Prize!
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    Quote Originally Posted by d.o.spyder-rts View Post
    handy tip, thanks. Dale
    yes it was very informative. Yes thanks dale

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    ))) Bob, why you are always so negative??? )) come on man... have a great day

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    Look up "self-effacing humor".
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    Quote Originally Posted by Martin Slovakia View Post
    ))) Bob, why you are always so negative??? )) come on man... have a great day
    lets just face it Bob is Bob. He's like a lot of us to old to change now. But he is funny.

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    Do you remember the Uncle we all seem to have; who is loud, obnoxious, inappropriate, drinks too much, and starts fights at family re-unions?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Denman View Post
    Do you remember the Uncle we all seem to have; who is loud, obnoxious, inappropriate, drinks too much, and starts fights at family re-unions?

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    Thanks Uncle Bob..... And if you added "Always shows up with a new girlfriend or wife" .....my entire family would instantly know who it is.......Uncle Jim
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    I forgot the most important one...
    Thanks for the assist!
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    Thanks for sharing such a handy tip!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scotts8826 View Post
    Thanks for sharing such a handy tip!
    One more tip: Pre- roll both pant legs inside out all the way up to the waist. Then you can get your shoes through the leg holes quickly an roll the rain pant legs down.

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    Kind of like what you do; when planning for a quick escape from you girlfriend's place, on a Saturday night!
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    LOL! had to do that a couple of years ago in South Dakota during a drenching hail storm????? putting on the rain suites seem to take longer when you are standing in the pouring rain????
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