Motorcycles: So You Think You Want to Ride

Motorcycles: So You Think You Want to Ride

by Kenneth S. Obenski

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$19.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781936360246
Publisher: Lawyers & Judges Publishing
Publication date: 02/20/2014
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Kenneth S. Obenski, P.E. explains the appeal of motorcycle riding, as well as the dangers. Drawing on over 50 years of experience as a rider and accident reconstructionist, Obenski covers topics like steering, rider protection, highway safety, and conspicuity. Included in this book of practical advice for the intersted motorcycle rider are war stories from Obenski's own life and career. These include a bumpy trip through the 405 in Los Angeles, crashing at low speed, and getting soaked by a rain storm prior to testifying in court.

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Why the Heck Do People Ride Those Damn Things?

Ch. 2 Weather

Ch. 3 Safety

Ch. 4 Conspicuity

Ch. 5 The Mystery of Steering

Ch. 6 Performance

Ch. 7 Highway Factors

Ch. 8 Rider Factors

Ch. 9 Crash Protection

Ch. 10 Maintenance

Ch. 11 So, What Should I Buy?

Ch. 12 Options

Ch. 13 How to Ride

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