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What is Motorcycle Farkles Disease?

BIKER’S MADNESS MALADY
Eghad!  You thought you were in control of your life.  Things seemed to be going OK.  Your bike’s been running fine.
And then…it dawned on you.
You had succumbed to the bikers’ madness malady: Motorcycle Farkles Disease.
In retrospect, and early on, there was no thought of anything awry.  Heck, lots of motorcycle enthusiasts buy and install accessories, called farkles (also spelled farkels), to customize their bikes.  The word itself seems pretty benign: Farkles is a combination of “function” and “sparkle.”
TYPES OF MOTORCYCLE FARKLES
Farkels can include all manner of nifty gadgets, …

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Motorcycle Cufflinks – For A Civilized Masquerade

COOL CUFFLINKS FOR FANCY-DRESSED BIKERS
Traditional cufflinks have been standard jewelry items for the well-dressed man for a long time.
In particular, “Motorcycle Cufflinks” make an impressive and unique motorcycle jewelry gift for a rider who wants to represent his true nature, even while wearing a fancy shirt with French Cuffs
Whether for weddings, special events, or anytime a motorcyclist needs to masquerade as a civilized gentleman, this is one way to subtly wear ones real self on his sleeve.
Click the link below to see the gold, silver and other biker cufflinks that …

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Digital Tire Gauge: Bad Gift Idea

DON’T BUY DIGITAL TIRE GAUGES
Now, don’t get me wrong: I don’t think any motorcyclist can have too many tire gauges.
However, I have owned a few “digital” tire gauges, and I have tossed ’em out and gone back to the tried and true “non-digital” (analog) versions.
Now, with all due respect to the digital tire gauge pictured  here (I have not used this one), I don’t recommend them.  I believe these digital gauges are designed solely to sell more gauges rather than to serve as useful motorcycle tools because their batteries just …

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Motorcycle Helmets (Mohawk Optional)

OFFBEAT MOHAWK HELMET ACCESSORY
Is a mohawk helmet accessory a “safety feature” for your motorcycle helmet? Or is it a motorbike novelty gift?

Regardless, would you dare buy someone a Mohawk motorcycle helmet as a gift? (In case you’ve not seen one, we really are talking about a hairy strip of colored fringe running back across the top of a helmet that is supposed to look like a mohawk haircut. Click on the “MOHAWK HELMET ACCESSORY” link below to see them).
Well, regardless of whether the recipient appreciates the gift …

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Gift Biker Earrings

TRIBAL, GOTHIC, CELTIC, AND MANY OTHER MOTORCYCLE EARRINGS
MOTORCYCLE JEWELRY and biker earrings are a big subject. The type of jewelry or earrings that a motorcycle rider would wear are as varied as the personalities involved. Regardless, there are a few themes that tend to be popular with some motorbike riders. Tribal designs, that may, or may not, trace their aesthetic lineage back to tribal cultures are a broad category. Gothic, Celtic, African and other designs from around the world contribute to the mix.
A few of …