The Fitted Racer Jacket combines distinct design and timeless style with Leather’s commitment to quality craftsmanship.This jacket is built from 4-4 1/2 oz. Soft premium cowhide naked leather. Just like most of ‘s collection features a heavy-duty YKK silver zipper in front. Two outside zippered leather lined pockets. In addition this jacket offers two inside leather lined gun pockets, one zippered and the other snapped. It is designed with shoulder expansion joints and vented underarm gussets allowing greater forward arm mobility. The double-thick rear kidney panel provides firm yet comfortable support. A zip out thinsulate liner provides a warm layer for cold-weather riding and the adjustable side buckle straps provide just the right fit. Optional Feature: Armor-ready shoulder, elbow and back protector pockets. Body armor sold separately Fitted Racer Jacket the perfect mix of elegance and comfort.
1.6-1.8 mm (4-41/2 oz) soft, supple, and thick cowhide naked leather.
Removable thinsulate liner.
One chest zippered leather lined pockets.
Two leather line handwarmer pockets.
Adjustable side buckle straps.
Two inside leather lined gun pockets, one zippered and the other snapped.
Vented Underarm Gussets.
Silver YKK hardware.
Poly twill shell. Optional Feature: Armor-ready shoulder, elbow and back protector pockets.
Body armor sold separately Perma core thread by A&E for strong stitching.
Naked Leather, made from the finest raw material, are clean natural hides which have not been sanded to remove imperfections. Only the hair has been removed. The grain remains in its natural state which will allow the best fiber strength, resulting in greater durability. The natural grain also has natural breathability, resulting in greater comfort. The natural Naked Leather surface will wear better than other leather.
Thickness or Weight – Leather is usually measured in terms of ounces. One ounce equals 1/64th of an inch thickness. Thus, a weight of 7 to 8 oz. means the leather is 7/64th to 8/64th of an inch thickness. In an effort to make leather a uniform thickness, wet hides are run through a splitting machine. However, each animal is different and there is always a slight thickness variation throughout the hide. This is why leathers are usually shown with a range of thickness, such as, 4 to 5 oz., 6 to 7 oz., etc.
Leather Thickness Conversion Chart
1 1/2 oz.
2 1/2 oz.
3 1/2 oz.
3 3/4 oz.
4 1/2 oz.
Perma Core. A premium core spun sewing thread manufactured with continuous filament polyester core and polyester staple wrap for most sewing applications. The core spun construction delivers a thread with a higher strength and sewing performance over staple spun products, allowing for the use of smaller thread sizes. Perma Core maximizes seam quality while minimizing sewing problems. By American & Efird
Since the late of 1950, YKK has been building up the worldwide group network and running Good Quality Management System throughout the network. In 1997, YKK established the Quality Management Committee, called FGQMC (Fastening Global Quality Management Committee) to assure the quality of their products at global level and to satisfy our customer with safety and reliability on our products.
Poly Twill Liner
Poly Twill Fabrics are often used for sturdy work clothing or durable upholstery because of its strength and durability. Twill also recover from wrinkles better than plain-weave fabrics do. When there are fewer interlacing, yarns can be packed closer together to produce high-count fabrics. In twill and higher counts, the fabric is more durable and air- and water-resistant.
Thinsulate is a trademark of the 3M Corporation, for a type of synthetic fiber thermal insulation used in clothing. The word is a portmanteau of thin and insulate. The material was first sold in 1979. Thinsulate fibers are about 15 micrometers in diameter, which is thinner than the polyester fibers normally used in insulation for clothing such as gloves or winter jackets. Advertising material for Thinsulate suggests that Thinsulate is more effective due to the increased density of fibers with decreased size of fibers compared with more traditional insulation. Like most insulation materials, the gaps between fibers not only reduce heat flow, but also allow moisture to escape.
Optional Feature: Armor-ready shoulder, elbow and back protector pockets.
Body armor sold separately
Chest: Measure under arms around the fullest part of the chest. Be sure to keep tape level across back and comfortably loose.
Length: Measure from the base of neck to the waistline.
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