Colors: available in six different
Why is a protective tool
roll a handy thing?
A few reasons come to
mind. For one, the typical motorcycle OEM
tool kit is pretty basic. The vinyl pouch
is normally filled to bursting,
preventing you from making any useful
Also, if you use it by the
side of the road, you'll find yourself
spilling out all the contents just to get
what you need.
This happened to me when I
had a mototcycle breakdown
in the mountains of northern Georgia.
There I was, by the side of the road,
working quickly and having my tools
splayed out on the dirt and grass. That's
when I decided that I had waited enough.
Though a protective tool
roll is a very simple accessory, it makes
things more pleasant when working out in
the field. It acts as a tool organizer
and keeps everything tidy.
Just unroll it and your
tools are displayed. You can see all of
them at a glance, allowing you to pull
out the one you need.
This one from Chase Harper
is particularly useful and is a
Of course it has all the
standard tool slots. Putting several
wrenches per slot allows me to take quite
It also has a very useful
integrated zippered pouch. I've found
this pouch convenient for many smaller
items that normally wouldnt fit as
well in a tool slot (small allen keys,
sockets, etc). I can also stash a few
bills for emergency purposes.
In use, I've found this
pouch makes a significant difference.
When I'm done I just roll
it up, cinch the nifty Velcro strap, and
I'm good to go.
Having used it, I wouldn't
want to go back.