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Funny you should mention that. After checking out those grip heaters Dirtrack mentioned, i found a pair on Amazon and posted the question: "Instead of wrapping them around the grips, could they be tucked inside a pair of gloves or mitts?" I could suddenly see myself getting double-duty out of them: Post cycle season, add a power-brick and take em' snowboarding!

I have not seen what you're talking about here but that's what I'll be looking into next!
One thing I wonder about is how well the pads can take flexing without breaking. Like wrapping your fingers around a grip or wearing in a hip pocket. Edit: I see they have a picture with pads on a pair of gloves. These are probably the same ribbons they use on heated car seats.

Here's just the first one I grabbed, they're literally everywhere, Amazon, ebay, Walmart online, etc. Info says these will work on any power source that's at least 5v 2 amp, so a power brick or charger outlet should do it. With less than 2amps, the one below won't even power up.

No more than these cost, I'll probably try a set this winter, the seat cover I'm using is toasty, but bulky for wearing on the body. Edit: $8.86 if I use my Amazon points. lol A couple of packs of chemical warmers cost more than that.

 

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Dirtrack, have you had a chance to try out those USB heaters? I've got USB at my gauges so it would be a cinch to use these providing they work well.
Yes! I've been out on rides below 40° with my son. They work great! Don't know how long they'll last, they do get warm. There's better models on eBay for a bit more money that have three heat ranges.
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Since they wrap with Velcro, I've used them on both my GL Hondas and the VN.

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One thing I wonder about is how well the pads can take flexing without breaking. Like wrapping your fingers around a grip or wearing in a hip pocket. Edit: I see they have a picture with pads on a pair of gloves. These are probably the same ribbons they use on heated car seats.

Here's just the first one I grabbed, they're literally everywhere, Amazon, ebay, Walmart online, etc. Info says these will work on any power source that's at least 5v 2 amp, so a power brick or charger outlet should do it. With less than 2amps, the one below won't even power up.

No more than these cost, I'll probably try a set this winter, the seat cover I'm using is toasty, but bulky for wearing on the body. Edit: $8.86 if I use my Amazon points. lol A couple of packs of chemical warmers cost more than that.

These work good too. A friend (70 years young and still riding hard) stuck the five pad set into his riding jacket. He says they're awesome. He also got the Refrigiwear -30° bibs and Ororo heated gloves. The gloves BTW are on black Friday special for $99 RN.

He and I had coffee the other day. I got home at 33° and wasn't cold with the right gear.
 

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These work good too. A friend (70 years young and still riding hard) stuck the five pad set into his riding jacket. He says they're awesome. He also got the Refrigiwear -30° bibs and Ororo heated gloves. The gloves BTW are on black Friday special for $99 RN.

He and I had coffee the other day. I got home at 33° and wasn't cold with the right gear.
Thanks, I may as well give them a try then. Got snow today but not enough yet.
 
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