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2018 Iron Trader News Holiday Gift Guide

By Vincent Stemp


Shed No Tears
The S&S Teardrop is a shape loved by tuners as well as builders, but this cool new mini version is designed around the Stealth high flow air cleaner system for a new spin on the classic. Available in chrome or gloss black, it’s a great winter project for your favorite biker. More at sscycle.com


Wearin’ The Pants
Wrangler Jeans have been a part of the “fabric” of our country for more than half a century, and they’ve got some great gift ideas for that hard-working, hard-riding person in your life. From handsome shirts to their signature tough jeans, Wranger’s got something that will fit under the tree. Check out more gift ideas at wrangler.com


Who’s A Foo?
If you know a biker who also enjoys the driving jams of the Foo Fighters, Harley-Davidson has the perfect ticket for your shopping list this holiday season. H-D dealerships partnered up with the Foo Fighters to bring you this collection of authentic shirts, caps, and sweatshirts. Check them out at h-d.com


Time To Split
Everyone knows the Biltwell Lane Splitter is the coolest helmet seen anywhere since Elio de Angelis raced for Lotus. (google it!) Just in time for the holidays, Biltwell has brought out this rad lid in some awesome new colors, like Flat Coyote Tan and Gloss Storm Grey. Check ‘em out at Biltwellinc.com


Give ‘em The Bird!
Kuryakyn and John Shope of Dirty Bird Concepts have teamed up to bring you the Vantage Signature Series of accessories for Indian Motorcycles. These custom parts will help your favorite Indian rider stand out even more in a crowded world of ubiquitous V-twin hardware. Check them out, along with other custom parts at kuryakyn.com


Be The Star
Alpinestars is best known for their sportbike racing suits and gear, but now they’re bringing that high-tech approach to a cool cruiser jacket. There’s bound to be a smart and suave biker on your holiday list who would appreciate this Warhorse leather. It’s got a modern, handsome cut plus shoulder and elbow armor for function and style. Check out the whole line at alpinestars.com


Rum and Done
Nothing warms the heart like…rum! Having a nip while waiting on winter to end is a fine tradition, and Sailor Jerry is on the case. Their 92 proof spiced rum comes wrapped in sleek black leather with a Harley-Davidson embossed logo to blend two of our favorite ways to kick back…separately, of course! Find out more at sailorjerry.com


Stay Grounded…And Warm
Some riders like loud pipes, flashy chrome, and metal flake paint. Others…well, if you know a grounded, practical person who rides, get them something practical. This knit jersey from Aerostich is a perfectly boring, american-made, high quality piece of layering for winter riding. It’ll never start a rousing debate at the bar, but it’ll be appreciated every time it’s worn! Find more at aerostich.com


What Is Life?
The Meaning of Life According to Bikers: The Biker Book for Charity is a hard-bound book that asks a simple question of riders: what is the meaning of life? Celebrities and regular folks reply to the question, making this book an excellent way to pass the dark winter days with grand contemplations. Put it under the tree for a deep-thinking cyclist you know. Available wherever books are sold!


Bimmer Stunner
Do you know a motorcyclist who prefers his twin cylinders opposed, his saddlebags box-shaped and his mustache finely trimmed? Such a fellow would probably appreciate this handsome Beemer GS chronograph. Blue and white, like the skies over the Bavarian Alps, this timepiece will keep your favorite rider from ever being late…maybe! Check it out at Beemergs.com


Leather Work
How about something that fits in your favorite biker’s stocking this year? Nothing says “biker” like a nice wallet and chain combo, like these cool units from Hot Leathers. Check out the different colors and styles, plus a bunch of other cool leather goods at hotleathers.com


Riveting Gift Idea
A great gift for a rider in your life or one gone on to other roads, a commemorative rivet at the Harley-Davidson Museum will last for generations to come. Plus, you can have a custom message engraved on a 115th anniversary rivet for a limited time, leaving an elegant stainless steel token for you or a loved one. More info at h-dmuseum.com


“Mini” Bikes
Do you know any little riders or aspiring riders? Put this excellent kids book, The Adventures of Mimi and Moto, under the tree to help a little one in your life get familiar with motorcycles and motorcycling. Good habits start young! Available wherever books are sold.


Evel Style
Evel Knievel was a big part of growing up in America for a lot of us. Now, thanks to collector and producer Lathan McKay, a collection of bespoke and authentic Evel memorabilia is available. First up: the distinctive “Wheelie Cane,” faithful to the real thing with its crystal top and secret liquid compartment. Take a look here: https://the-evel-knievel-museum.myshopify.com/collections/archive-collection


Keepin’ It Dry
These Connect-to-Protect Trailer Plugs would be a great stocking stuffer for a gearhead in your life. Trailer connectors are always getting lost, damaged, and corroded. It’s time to spend a few bucks and protect them! Your favorite trailer user will appreciate having working trailer lights more than you know. Check them out at optronicsinc.com


Damn The Torpedoes!
It’s important to choose the right gear when you’re on your bike, but what about off it? Bikers deserve cool threads for the rest of life, and Red Torpedo has you covered. These superbly-made shirts, hoodies and accessories from the UK will add a little euro flare to your favorite biker’s wardrobe. Scope the lineup at redtorpedo.com


Axe Me Another
Most folks wouldn’t have the space or budget to put a whole chopper under the tree, but Nash Motorcycles wants to fix that. Check out the beautiful, American-made hatchet: or as Nash calls it, The Nash ChoppeR! It’s available in steel or aluminum with an American Hickory Handle. They also make rad hammers, and handmade leather slings to mount them on your two wheeled chopper! More at nashmotorcycle.com


Retro Metro
If you know a rider with a flair for vintage and european motorcycles, get over to Metro Racing right now. You’ll find tons of cool swag from most iconic vintage motorcycle companies like Bultaco, NSU, Velocette, CZ, and tons of others. There’s no room to list them all here, so get over to their site now and take a look at metroracing.com


Dressin’ Right
Nothing says holiday break like curling up on the couch with someone you love and a good film, so check out the recently released film American Dresser starring Tom Berenger and Keith David. It’s a touching tale about a widower who looks for answers on two wheels. Pick it up in a digital or physical copy anywhere you get your movies: Amazon, Google Play, Target, Walmart, etc.


Light ‘em Up
Put some sparks under the tree this season with a versatile, easy to use welder from Lincoln Electric. This Powermig 210 MP welder is a great solution to get started with welding and grow, too. It’ll handle gas shielded and flux core MIG, stick, and DC TIG processes on either a 120V or 220V power supply. Learn multiple welding techniques and get stuff fixed! More at lincolnelectric.com


Jump On It
If you know a biker who likes to be prepared (or maybe one who should be prepared more often!) then check out this Adventure Jump Start battery from MyCharge. WIth 400A of peak current, it’ll help get your favorite bike running again when things go wrong. Plus, it’s 6600mAh capacity is perfect for charging cell phones and tablets. Check it out at mycharge.com


Fantastic Plastic
It’s a big new world, where not all motorcycles are built from steel and iron. If this concept is perplexing to a rider you know, consider slipping them this book. The Composite Materials Bible by John Wanberg helps unpack some of the mysteries of modern materials like kevlar and carbon fiber to help folks have a better working knowledge of the parts that make up their bike. Published by CarTechbooks.com


Pack It Up
This handsome leather bag from Vanson leathers would be a great gift for a rider in your life. It’s made by hand right here in the USA and styled like a leather racing suit, complete with race patches, a shoulder strap and handsome brass hardware. Check it out, along with a ton of other great leather products at vansonleathers.com


Take It Easy
If you don’t know someone who’s a fan of Peter Fonda in Easy Rider, you need to get out more! Scope this collection of genuine memorabilia, including tons of period posters, photos, promotional materials, and more. Lots of it is even signed by the man himself! Check out the collection here: www.rallytickets.com/peterfonda/browse.aspx#/category/90/name/Memorabilia


Experience a Legend
Lots of people give “stuff” as gifts around the holidays. How about something more unique, like an experience? The Buffalo Chip’s Legends Ride is the most fabulous event on two wheels during the Sturgis rally. There’s celebrity guests, a great charity auction, beautiful Black Hills scenery and a rocking live concert in the Chip ampitheater at the end. Get tickets now at legendsride.com

No matter which side of the Harley vs. Indian war you’re on, Cruisin’ Goods has the sign for you – and so much more for gearheads of all stripes. Visit: www.cruisingoods.net/

There’s noting like an extra hand in the garage and MYCHANIC.com fills the bill. The powerful, compact Pod Light ($19.99) helps on the workbench or under the hood. The modular Sidekick Stool ($109.99) is adjustable, durable and spacious. You’ll wonder how you lived without it. 833-497-6300, MYCHANIC.com

2017 ITN HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

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Stocking Stuffing

It’s almost boot season, but are your socks up to it? H-D Footwear has
a selection of great socks with features that you’ll appreciate on or
off the bike. With a blend of high-tech fabrics to be tough, fast
drying and low-friction, they’ll make a long ride or a long day that
much more comfortable. Plus, they have embedded arch supports and
reinforced heel and toe panels for durability. Put some stockings in
the stocking this year! harley-davidsonfootwear.com Continue reading 2017 ITN HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Iron Trader News Gift Guide 2017

gg-01-brass-balls-pegsIf you know someone who likes to get all the lean angle they can, then
these Knee Dragger Pegs from Brass Balls Cycles would make a great
gift. Machined from T6 billet aluminum with a handsome design and
knurled for maximum rider grip, they’re available from Brass Balls
Cycles at brassballscycles.com

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Who doesn’t love Hot Wheels? And with this new PlayTape Track by
InRoad Toys, kids and gearhead adults alike can have fun. These tracks
stick to any flat surface over and over again without adhesive or
residue. Get out those toys out this season and make some memories!
Find them at local Toys “R” Us stores nationwide.

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Not all gifts show up as boxes under a tree. Veterans Charity Ride USA
is a charity that works to get wounded and amputee veterans out on two
or three wheels. Motorcycle therapy makes a positive difference in the
lives of riders everywhere, and it can make an even bigger difference
to vets. Consider making a donation in someone’s name this year at
veteranscharityride.org/vcr-usa

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With the weather getting colder, your favorite hog rider will be
looking for ways to stay warm. Help them keep the chills out with the
Iron Block Pullover Hoodie from Harley-Davidson. 100-percent cotton
and prewashed for a natural look and feel, it’s got hand warming
pockets and contrast stitching to look as awesome as it works. Find it
at harley-davidson.com

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You know a rider who’s bike wears custom paint, so why not give them a
watch with the same style? PoundFoolish is a boutique maker of
individually CNC-machined watches that make a solid statement. Limited
edition, hand painted faces by Pete Finlan of Hot Dog Kustoms grace
just one of several hefty, bold styles developed by avid riders and
co-owners Gene Farris and Bryan Simica. Check them out online at
poundfoolishwatches.com

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So many options! That’s what Harley-Davidson Footwear offers. The
Black Label collection takes on a heritage-driven look and feel,
combining well-crafted silhouettes with modern details. Styles like
Inkwood and Stonebrook lend an urban edge to sophisticated style.

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The Performance Collection is ready for adventure and built to stand
up to the demands of the open road. These essential styles incorporate
riders’ needs resulting in protective, durable and comfortable boots
that live up to the iconic Harley attitude.

gg-06cgg-06dgg-06eH-D Footwear also offers a lifestyle collection that lets you show
your gearhead inclinations even when you’re not riding. To locate the
nearest dealer or to view the Harley-Davidson® footwear styles online,
visit www.harley-davidsonfootwear.com. You can also connect with
Harley-Davidson® footwear on Facebook at www.facebook.com/

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Thanks to the brands revival, we see more and more Indian motorcycles
on the road all the time. That means more Indian riders, so check out
Indians website for gift ideas like this shot glass set. Tons more
cool Indian gift ideas at indianmotorcycle.com

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You probably know a biker with a project bike. If you’re really
feeling like Santa, help them get it rolling with a set of spool hubs
and rims for a top-quality set of rolling stock. Made with the best
components, they come with spacers and bearings for a ¾” axle. To
place an order just call 855-456-9276 or click over to
lowbrowcustoms.com

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A garage is too big to fit under a tree and probably too expensive,
but Speed-Way Motorsport Shelters come in three sizes to make
someone’s holiday awesome! They’re quick to assemble and portable for
flexibility, and are built with durable, waterproof polyester with
taped seams and a UV protective coating. Check them out and get your
own at speedwayshelters.com

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Is there a youngster in your family with a budding interest in
motorcycling? Share your passion with a younger generation with The
Adventures of Mimi and Moto: The Motorcycle Monkeys. This hardcover
children’s book helps build reading skills while reinforcing safety,
equality, and two-wheeled fun. It’s available at mimiandmoto.com

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The 13th annual Chopper Fest is this December, but what if you or a
riding buddy can’t make it? Stick one of these cool hoodies under the
tree and they’ll forgot about it! You might have to miss out on the
moto art and culture, but these hoodies will keep you warm anyway!
Check them out at chopperfest.bigcartel.com

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Want to give a gift that will make an impression for years to come? By
making a donation to the Kickstarter project for Standard Motorcycle
Co-Op, you can help build a digital video library of motorcycle repair
and customization information for riders today and in the future.
Learn more and donate at
www.kickstarter.com/projects/standardmotorcycleco/the-standard-motorcycle-co-
op

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Do you know a rider with a messy Tour-Pak? Do them a favor and send
them a message this holiday season with this new Tour-Pak Lid Fitted
Lining with Organizer from Harley-Davidson. With a six-pocket
organizer, it’s a great way to keep smaller items safe and accessible
without having to rummage around. Find it at harley-davidson.com

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If you know a rider who demands as much performance from their gear as
style, they might be excited to find this Carson jacket by RSD under
the tree this year. The main body is constructed from premium buffalo
leather that’s unique to RSD and offers a unique look as well as great
abrasion protection. Check it out at rolandsands.com`

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A great piece for the desk or workbench, this handsome “Denver” cigar
ashtray from Boyd Motor Company is machined right here in the USA from
billet aluminum. More than an ashtray, it’s a piece of art that your
favorite cigar-smoking rider will appreciate. Available in limited
quantities at touchofmodern.com

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Do you worry about your favorite rider staying visible while blasting
around at night or during a busy commute? The Moonshine Performance
Wear vest is a light, bright flourescent vest that provides 360 degree
visibility as much as 600 feet away. It’s breathable and comfortable
for year-round wear, and comes in four adjustable sizes. Find it
online at trainwithmoonshine.com

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With long hours out on the road, bikers can get thirsty. That’s why
Leader Motorcycle Accessories makes a wide range of drink holders and
bar-mounted accessories. And they’re a fun loving bunch, who make
their gear right here in the USA. Check out the full range at
leadermotorcycle.com, and check out this video for some tips on biker
gift-giving, see the VIDEO HERE.

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Add an easy-to-install touch of class for your favorite biker this
season. These Tapered Mirrors with Slotted Stems from Drag
Specialities. They’re created from die-cast chrome aluminum with a
sleek, tapered design. Check them out and tons of other biker gift
ideas at dragspecialties.com

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Know an Indian rider? These great gas cap medallions from Kiwi Indian
are designed to fit all Indian gas caps, classic and modern. Available
in several styles, they’re great stocking stuffers and come in several
styles to boot. Check them out at kiwiindian.com

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As anyone can tell you, a well-wrought custom bike is a work of art.
And if you know a biker with a taste for art, check out the work of
George Sedlak. His works include custom paint work for Evel Knievel’s
helmets and motorcycles. Now, you can order his stunning limited
edition canvas prints based on classic motorcycling themes such as the
famous Indian Wrecking Crew. Find his work on facebook at
facebook.com/Sedlakstudio, or by calling 563–639–5575

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Every biker knows the value of utility and function, and these
handsome jackets from SCOTTeVEST are perfect. They’re loaded with
pockets and storage to be a whole piece of luggage unto themselves!
Available in traditional and modern styles, they’re a great way to
keep your gear organized on and off the bike. Check them out at
scottevest.com

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Some gifts are fun while they’re new, but lack staying power. Dodge
the problem with an heirloom gift like this Breitling Transoceanic
watch. Epitomizing the classic elegance reminiscent of the original
Transocean launched in 1958, this exclusive Transocean Day & Date U.S.
Limited Edition is as resolutely functional as it is sophisticated.
Find out more at breitling.com

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There’s a ton of gift options for riders, but those of us at Iron
Trader News always know where to find quality ideas: at Aerostich!
From small gifts like multi-tools or cool stickers to big bow items
like their famous Roadcrafter riding suits, they have a selection for
any budget. Check out their whole catalogue online at aerostich.com

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Nothing makes the winter fly by like a good book. And if you know a
rider who owns or likes CVO Harley-Davidsons, we’ve got a read for
you! With 224 pages of photos and information about the factory’s
top-shelf machines, it’s sure to get the gears turning and excite your
biker for the spring. Find a copy wherever fine books are sold. CLICK HERE

2015 Holiday gift guide

Buying gifts is never the easiest part of the holiday season, especially for picky motorcyclists and bikers! But at Iron Trader News we’re here to help. Check out our holiday gift suggestions, which steer clear of santa-on-a-softail knicknacks and other such silliness. If you’re going to get a real rider something for them or their motorcycle, make it useful, or at least elegant and beautiful. Read on!

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These Edgemoor boots from Harley-Davidson Footwear are a great way to keep the season a little warmer and dryer. With full-grain leather construction and an oil and slip resistant sole, it’s a sturdy and handsome choice for a long ride or a stroll through a christmas tree farm. More info at harley-davidsonfootwear.com

 

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These padded computer and laptop sleeves from Aerostich are now available in bright blue and hi viz in time for the holidays. Made with tough abrasion-resistant nylon fabric outside and a soft brushed fleece inside, they have an additional layer of flexible lightweight impact-resistant foam inside. Great for anyone with high-tech devices but better for riders, they’ll be a pragmatic gift in a season of excess. More info at aerostich.com

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The Ride: 2nd Gear tells the story of custom bikes, beautifully presented in a handsome hardback book. It recalls the custom spirits roots in freedom and change of the 1960s, as well as mankind’s primal urge to build something with his own hands or tools. Brought to you from the person behind the BikeExif blog, it’s a great gift for any weekend or weekday rider. More info at usshop.gestalten.com

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This Playmaker 7” LED headlight from Zodiac is a great way to show your favorite rider you want them to be safe and look cool. With 10 LED bulbs protected by a UV-resistant polycarbonate cover, this unit puts out 3 times as much light as a conventional H4 bulb, according to Zodiac. Plus, the low amperage draw means more power available for other accessories. More info at zodiac.nl/en/index.html

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Always a cornerstone in the world of moto-style, Roland Sands Design proud to offer a selection of high-class and high-function apparel items this holiday season, such as this Tracker jacket. A great jacket is a fine piece of equipment on and off the motorcycle, and as Roland Sands says, “These jackets become part of your wardrobe, and your life, as you journey from one destination to the next.” Made from British Millerain waxed cotton, it’ll be a lasting and handsome gift that will be loved for years to come. More info at rolandsands.com/riding-gear

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Make sure every little detail is covered with Bolt Covers from Drag Specialties. These bolt covers are easy to install by adding a small dab of silicone and fit a wide variety of bolt and nut styles. Available in black or chrome 10-packs, they’re priced just right to be a great stocking stuffer for the style-conscious biker under your tree. More info at dragspecialties.com/products/?productId=288355

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Lowbrow is proud to offer these rad stocking stuffers, their new Flying Monkey grips. Available in 7/8” and 1” diamaters in a range of colors, they’re molded of Krayton rubber for a natural feel. A great gift to help your favorite biker set their ride apart, they’re attractively packaged to look good under the tree or wherever you hide goodies. More info at lowbrowcustoms.com/flyingmonkey

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When it comes to performance, motorcyclists know that light makes right! Take it one step further this year for your favorite rider with this new Pro Star helmet from Bell. It’s lighter than ever without losing any strength, thanks to Bell’s new TeXtreme material. Worn by riders and racers alike, Bell helmets will keep your favorite head safe this season. More info at bellhelmets.com/powersports

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Your favorite Softail rider would be happier than kids on Christmas to see these JayBrake J-FX forward controls under the tree. Built here in the USA out of steel and billet aluminum, they’re fully adjustable for a perfect fit. Available in chrome or black, they fit most 2000 and up H-D Softail models. Don’t lose control this season! More info at jbrake.com

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These handsome risers and clamps from Ken’s Factory are sure to delight your favorite rider. Now being produced for modern H-D “Glide” models with 1” bars, the risers are available alone or with the matching top clamp. Blending old world charm and craftsmanship with modern quality and design, they’re available in a black or polished finish. More info at kensfactoryusa.com

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Nothing will surprise your favorite rider like a set of brilliant Performance Machine wheels, like this new Del Rey model. Machined from a meaty aluminum forged wheel blank, the Del Rey speeds fast forward in style with quick directional spokes and an organic sculpted rim. Available in Chrome, Contrast Cut and Contrast Cut Platinum finishes for 1984 to present H-D Applications. More info at performancemachine.com

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Suitable for your favorite Honda rider or any gearhead, this German made stainless steel wristwatch features a face in the iconic style of a CB750 speedometer, in mile or kilometer scale. Powered by a precision Swiss Part quartz movement, it’s finished with a handsome black leather watchband and stainless steel clasp. More info at CB750four.us

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These 19’ tie downs from ShockStrap are designed to absorb shocks and resist stretching to keep your loads safe and secure. A great stocking stuffer, they’re a high-performance update on the ubiquitous ratchet straps of the previous century. More info at shockstrap.com

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Küryakyn knows that your Victory motorcycle is endowed with striking style and eye-catching lines, and they want to help you strut your stuff with these fuel tank Speed Lines for Victory baggers. A great gift for the bikers who wants a little more flair, these accents bring depth to your Victory with four easy to install pieces. They fit all ’10-’16 Cross Country, Cross Country Tour, Magnum, Magnum X-1 and Cross Roads models, as well as ’12-’13 Hard-Balls. More info at kuryakyn.com/products/4955/tank-speed-lines

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Still looking for a little (or big) something for the welder in your life? Lincoln Electric is happy to announce their 2016 Welding & Cutting Solutions Equipment Catalog just in time for the holiday shopping season. From plasma cutters to TIG and MIG welders plus gloves, helmets and other gear, Lincoln has something for the fabrication fan on your holiday shopping list. More info at lincolnelectric.com/equipment-catalog

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Any gearhead can appreciate a beautiful machine, and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines! Is full of prime examples. With more than 300 illustrated pages featuring 50 classic cars across the history of the machine, the large-format images showcase the intensity and beauty of sports cars from every angle. More info at usshop.gestalten.com

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Klock Werks wants all riders to ride handsome bikes, and you can help by giving your favorite bagger rider one of these sleek metal dash panels. They’re subtly stretched to add visual length without the cost and downtime of modifying the tank itself. Fitments are available for H-D FLHT, FLTR, FLHX and ’08+ FLHT, FLTR, FLHX and HD FL Trike Models. More info at kustombaggers.com

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Since the moment the Wright brothers first went airborne, the world has been obsessed with flight, including many of your favorite gearheads! That’s why Rev’It is proud to offer this aviation-inspired Pilot jacket, a blend of timeless function and style. It brings the high-performance demands of aviation back to earth for your favorite rider to enjoy. More info at revitusa.com

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If you worry about your favorite rider getting stuck without power or a long ride or trip, juice up their stocking with a jump pack from EarthX. Light and compact, it weighs only 1.4 pounds and uses advanced LiFePo4 lithium for a charge strong enough to start a V8 truck! When performance and safety are as important as getting back on the road, check out EarthX. More info at earthxmotorsports.com

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Nothing shows you love someone like keeping them warm and dry when the weather gets rough. These durable gore-tex wind and waterproof pullovers from Aerostich fit easily over your street clothes and are portable enough to fit in a stocking. Other useful features include a zipper to access your inside pockets. More info at aerostich.com

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These easy to install Fork Slider Covers from Drag Specialties are a great way to help your favorite rider add a vintage look to their front end while protecting sensitive fork parts and seals from road debris. Available in chrome or black finishes in stock lengths or 2” over, they’re available for a range of late-model H-D motorcycles. More info at dragspecialties.com/products/?productId=287396

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Get your favorite info-hungry rider their fix with this Alley Cat LED Fuel and Battery Guage from Küryakyn. This 3” guage is a direct replacement for the stock tank mounted gauges on ’94-’15 Road Kings, ’00-’15 Softails, ’91-’15 Dynas, ’15 Freewheelers, and ’88-’94 FXR models, and provides a vibrant visual detail to your motorcycle. Available in chrome or gloss black finish. More info at kuryakyn.com/products/4933/alley-cat-led-fuel-battery-gauge

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Kendon is excited to expand its line of folding stand-up trailers to include new models for non-traditional powersports machines that are more common these days. Adaptable to carry machines with different wheel and engine configurations, it’ll allow safe and space conscious handling of trikes and more. Plus, they now offer exclusive access to project details and special offers by email. More info at kendonusa.com

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Encourage your favorite lady rider or passenger to tough it out a little longer with this Women’s Waterproof Fleece Jacket from Harley-Davidson MotorClothes. The polyester-bonded fleece shell is light and resilient against wind in rain, and makes a great layer on the bike or casual jacket off it. Other features include a zippered front, hood, long cuffs with thumbholes and an adjustable waist. More info at h-d.com

Square Wave TIG 200
Know someone who loves to stick metal together? Help them get it done near and far with the new Square Wave TIG 200 machine from Lincoln Electric. It’s set up for multi-process TIG and stick welding on aluminum or steel, whether you’ve got 220V or 120V access. With a range of high end functions like a pulse feature and adjustable A/C control, it’s just the machine for the craftsman on your list. More info at lincolnelectric.com

Holiday Gift Ideas from ITN!

The holidays are right around the corner, but there’s plenty of options for the rider or gearhead on your shopping list. We’re brought together a few of our favorites, so take a look at our guide to gifts big and small for that special two-wheeled someone!

Tin Signs from Scott Jacobs Studio

Scott Jacobs Tin Signs

The holiday’s are right around the corner so show your loved ones how much they mean to you by giving them signed and dedicated Scott Jacobs tin signs! Contact: 760-471-9913,
www.scottjacobsstudio.com, facebook.com/scottjacobsstudio93

White Wall Cobra Tyres from Avon

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Everyone who rides wears out tires, so put the Avon AV71 cobra on your list with features like excellent grip, wet weather performance and impressive mileage. Contact: 800-624-7470, www.avonmoto.com

Custom HSR Carburetor Black Tops from Mikuni

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Add some class to a Mikuni HSR carburetor with these handsome black powder coated top kits. At just $29.99, they make a great stocking stuffer! Contact: www.MikuniPower.com

Peristyle Gloves from Roland Sands Design

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Inspired by classic motocross gloves, the new Peristyle combines top grain cowhide uppers and palm panels with an ergonomic fit and classic motocross styling. Stocking and gloves belong together this holiday season! Contact: 562-493-5297, www.rolandsands.com

On-Board Storage from Motopocket

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Made in the USA, these organizers attach to your windshield, top or side cases, handlebars, and more for more useful, organized space on your motorcycle. Great for touring or commuting, they’ll help keep your disorganized biker together on the road. Contact: www.motopockets.com

Caldwell Performance Boot from H-D Footwear

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With a weatherproof lining and shock-absorbing soles for the walk after the ride, these boots from H-D Footwear are sure to keep your favorite rider’s feet happy all year long! Contact: a href=”http:///www.harley-davidsonfootwear.com”>H-D Footwear

Smooth Longtail Pipes from Samson Exhaust

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Now you can get the smooth look of the non-removable Samson Longtail exhaust tip with the convenience of a removable or replaceable baffle. The sound your favorite rider loves with the option to tone it down! Contact: 605-720-7676, ww.samsonusa.com

MX-9 Adventure Helmet from Bell

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Does your favorite rider like the street and the dirt? The new Bell MX-9 offers the best of both worlds. DOT certified, it’s even priced around $200 to fit under the tree! Contact: www.bellhelmets.com

Hooded Sweat Shirts from Hot Leathers

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Every biker loves a good sweat shirt! Printed with original Hot Leathers artwork, these hoodies will look great ride after ride as well as off the bike. Contact: www.hotleathers.com, facebook.com/hotleathers

High Tail Hi-Vis Rain Suit from H-D MotorClothes

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If your favorite biker loves to hit the road regardless of weather, temperature, or time of day, this reflective reflective rain suit from H-D might be in order to keep the season warm and dry. Nothing says “love” like dry pants, trust us! Contact: www.h-d.com/store

Dual Touring Saddle from Corbin

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Designed to maximize the long range capabilities of your ride, this saddle is shaped to offer support for rider and passenger on the long haul. Backrests are available, as well as seat heaters! It’s a gift that keeps giving, mile after mile. Contact: 800-538-7035, www.corbin.com

Emergency Kits from Adventure Medical Kits

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If you worry about a rider you love this holiday season, consider getting them one of these emergency kits. They include a first aid kit, survival bivvy, and other survival supplies like fire tools, a compass and a signal mirror. Contact: www.adventuremedicalkits.com

Sportster Hop-Up & Customizing Guide from Wolfgang Publications

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Get your favorite Sportster rider something just for them like this info-filled book on modifying, building and customizing H-D Sportster motorcycles. 144 pages of advice, help, resources and inspiration should get that project moving! Contact: www.wolfpub.com

Burst Collection Fuel Tank Door from H-D Parts & Accessories

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A great touch for ’08 and up H-D Touring bikes, this edgy Burst Collection fuel tank door contrasts nicely between a black anodized finish and machined aluminum areas. Sized great for your favorite H-D fan’s stocking! Contact: www.h-d.com

Tickets from the Sturgis Buffalo Chip

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Give someone the gift of good times at the Legendary Buffalo Chip’s Party of the Century. Music, fun, friends about, and with the next rally marking the 75th anniversary, it’ll be the gift they’ll remember forever! Contact: www.buffalochip.com

Bolt-On Sissy Bar from Gasbox

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This easy-install sissy bar for ’94-’03 Sportsters makes a great gift. Now your favorite Sportster rider can stash more gear without any fabrication or welding! Available from Lowbrow Customs. Contact: www.lowbrowcustoms.com

Auxiliary Street Glide Lighting from H-D Parts & Accessories

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Your favorite Street Glide rider will love this Auxiliary Lighting Kit, designed to provide extra lighting and elegant style for ’14 and up Street Glide and Street Glide Special models. Contact: www.h-d.com

Air Series Seat Cover from Pro Pad

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Keep your favorite bum cool and dry when the hot weather returns with this mesh seat cover from Pro Pad. Available in a range of sizes, these cover feature handy velcro and elastic installation for a cooler ride fast. Contact: 800-403-2714, www.propadinc.com

Magnum Jacket from Victory

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Give your favorite Victory rider something to show off their loyalty with this Victory jacket, which features a removable long sleeve hoodie liner and multiple hidden ventilation panels. Contact: www.victorymotorcycles.com

Wide Blade Lever Sets from Drag Specialties

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These top-quality levers use a late-style, flat design to provide your handlebars with a classic look. They’re available in both a chrome or matte black finish. Contact: www.dragspecialties.com

FairingSheath Fairing Cover from Bike Sheath

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Help your favorite bagger rider keep his nose dry. The FairingSheath covers the exterior of the fairing, including the headlight and windshield to protect the sensitive electrical components found in modern touring motorcycles. Contact: www.bikesheath.com

“Motorcycle Drag Racing: A History” from Gear Head Publishing

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If you think your favorite biker knows about drag racing, teach him a new trick with this handsome book by John Stein. 250 pages and more than 200 photographs help explain the birth and spread of a craze that grips gearheads to this day. Contact: 310-459-7542, www.gearheadpublishing.com

Summit Touring Seat from Mustang

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If you know someone lucky enough to own a 2014 model H-D Touring bike, then maybe they need another treat like this Summit seat from Mustang. Designed with passenger and rider comfort in mind, it even offers dual-temp seat heaters. Contact: www.mustangseats.com

FXRG Dual Helmet from H-D Parts & Accessories

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This lid offers the best of both worlds: the coverage a full face helmet with the optimization to be used comfortable in open-face mode. Great for that indecisive rider you know! Contact: www.h-d.com

Performance Luggage from Küryakyn

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Wish your favorite biker took you along on more two-up rides? Send a not so subtle message with this handsome luggage from Küryakyn. Thermoformed construction ensures durable shape retention and premium materials ensure a long life on the road. Contact: www.Küryakyn.com

Crash Bar Protectors from ProGuard

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Protect last year’s gift with this year’s! These handsome black guards install easily to protect your crash bars, for easy cleaning and extra protection for the exposed chrome finish. Contact: www.ProGuards.net

Pinup Calendar from FastDates.com

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Let’s just admit it: most guys like a pinup calendar in the garage. Between the dangerous chemicals, dirt and clutter of spare parts and bikes, a pinup calendar adds a real feeling of home! Makes a great stocking stuffer. Contact: www.fastdates.com

Stout 4″ Bagger Mufflers from Kerker

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Get your biker what he really wants: more power! These Kerker slip-ons offer a claimed 9 hp and 9 ft/lb increase in power, and offering a throatier sound than stock pipes. Contact: 216-265-8400, www.SuperTrapp.com

Biker T-Shirts from Cultured Biker

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Made by bikers for bikers right here in the USA, these T-shirts make a doubly generous gift: for each shirt sold, Cultured Biker gives a shirt to an abused child in partnerships with organizations focused on protecting children. Contact: www.culturedbiker.com

Custom Exhaust Heatshields from Lowbrow Customs

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These kits are just want every biker wants: a functional, attractive custom touch they can use as an excuse to play around in the garage. Available in finned, fish scale and smooth designs. Contact: 855-4LOWBROW, www.lowbrowcustoms.com

0.8 Battery Charger from CTEK

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Cheaper than a new battery, this stocking-sized charger from CTEK is automatic and virtually foolproof: just plug and play! Contact: 330-963-0981, www.smartercharger.com