International Dealer News IDN 147 February/March 2019 - Page 42

PRO GuIDe SW waterproof range of bags Luggage brand SHAD introduced its SW bags range at EICMA last year, consisting of a wide range of waterproof bags with high capacity and resistance. There are four new models, suitable for any type of motorcycle, all made from 420D Nylon with a double-sided PVC coating. SW42 saddlebags are fastened with three folds on straps. Its capacity is 13 L and dimensions are 42x26x17 cm. The SW38 is a waterproof rear duffle bag that can easily be turned into a backpack with padded straps and fixes straight to all motorcycle models with four straps. It also has three folds at the top to ensure that it is completely watertight. Its capacity is 35 L and it measures 55x35 cm. The SW45 rear bag has a 40 L capacity and measures 42x26x17 cm, includes a watertight main top to ensure watertightness and have an inside waterproof zipped pocket. The capacity is 25 L and they measure 40x35x15 cm. Attached with a side bag holder, they also include two easily inserted rigid bands to ensure they remain stable throughout use. The SW22 tank bag has a magnetic base that fixes directly to the motorcycle with the aid of a handlebar strap, a main compartment with removable compartment, front pocket along with a flat pocket, all with water resistant zippers, can easily be carried by its padded shoulder straps and fixes to the motorcycle with four straps. watertight pouch, a flat front pocket with a removable helmet/accessories carrier that can easily be turned into a backpack with removable shoulder SHAD (NAD S.L.) Mollet Del Valles/Bcn, SPAIN Tel: +34 93 579 5860 ‘Pearl-J’ ladies ankle boots Presented for the first time at EICMA 2018, these new ‘Pearl-J’ ladies ankle boots are said to be practical, protective and waterproof. They are CE certified and will be available from March 2019. An “appealing style with fine detailing is combined with numerous other features”, including a hot-pressed Stylmartin logo, the V-shaped cuts in the upper, discreet rivets, a flap covering the puller and the different leather textures. As far as protection is concerned, there are internal malleolus PU protectors around the ankle and gear shift zones with stitched gear protection and an anti-slip, abrasion resistant, oilproof and anti-static rubber outer sole with a 4 cm heel. The full grain leather has undergone waterproofing treatment, and there is a waterproof membrane. The lining is waterproof and breathable, fastening is by zip and Velcro strap, the anatomic footbed is anti-bacterial and removable. The boot is homologated to EN 13634:2017. STYLMARTIN Montebelluna (TV), ITALY Tel: +39 0423 603033 ‘EVOTEN’ 46 mm Piaggio cylinder kits Pinasco’s new ‘EVOTEN’ aluminium 46 mm diameter Nikasil coated cylinder kit for Piaggio Ciao, Si and Bravo models has racing positioned exhaust and ignition ports and fits the original crankcase without any modifications or adjustment. Five-stud recessed positioning of the centrally located single spark plug head is said to eliminate the problems associated with the vents and gas flow in the combustion chamber, eliminating the loss of performance and 42 INTERNATIONAL DEALER NEWS - FEBRUARY/MARCH 2019 delivering a 13:1 compression ratio. They are manufactured in aluminium alloy with Nikasil (electrodeposited lipophilic nickel matrix silicon carbide) galvanised coating and are supplied with a compression release valve. PINASCO/ BETTELLA S.R.L. Limena (PD), ITALY Tel: +39 0497 67472