MSR ULTRA LITE METRIC
WHAT IT IS: MSR’s Ultra Lite
Metric socket kit carries 31 differ-
ent tools in one small package. It
includes Torx, Allen and screwdriver
bits, as well as metric sockets. There
is one wrench that is designed to be
used with all other parts.
WHAT WE THINK: When you don’t
have much room in your riding pack
or gear bag but you know you might
just need tools, a kit this compact
with a large amount of options is
great to have. It also has a lifetime
CONTACT: Call (951) 340-3301 or
FLY RACING PATROL XC JERSEY
WHAT IT IS: Designed for off-road
adventure and trail riding, Fly’s
Patrol jersey is made of durable
materials that hold up to bushes,
branches and trail debris hitting it.
There are mesh panels to keep you
cool and thumb holes to make the
jersey cover your wrists. It is padded
on the shoulders and elbows, and
it comes with two zippered pockets
on the back. It comes in black and
WHAT WE THINK: For the woods
and trail riders, this jersey is perfect.
It is tough with thick mesh material
that allows the head to escape from
the jersey. The pockets in the rear
are nice to have if you only need to
carry a few small items on you.
CONTACT: Call (208) 319-3079 or
LEATT BODY TEE 3D AIRFIT LITE
WHAT IT IS: This Body Tee from
Leatt is a lightweight roost and
upper body protection system that
is worn under a jersey or jacket. It
utilizes flexible foam that absorbs
impact energy and is very well ven-
tilated. There are tabs to hold a neck
brace on the AirFit Lite.
WHAT WE THINK: Protection is
extremely important, but sometimes
wearing a bulky plastic chest protector is annoying. Leatt’s system is
comfortable, vents well and protective. What isn’t there to like? It comes
in different options as well.
CONTACT: Call (800) 691-3314 or
SHOEI VFX-W TAKA TC- 4
WHAT IT IS: Shoei makes
high-quality on- and off-road helmets like their VFX-W. It is packed
with enhanced features like an
emergency quick-release system, 3D
Max-Dry liner system and a Snell-approved AIM+ shell construction.
The VFX-W Taka TC- 4 has a great
style and design for UTV and ATV
WHAT WE THINK: Shoei’s helmets
are impressive. They are lightweight, very protective and comfortable. The VFX-W comes in over 20
different color options.
CONTACT: Call (714) 730-0941 or