LEATHER MOTORCYCLE JACKET
Black or Russet Brown American Horsehide Leather
Sizes 38-48 Regular
HORSEHIDE MOTORCYCLE JACKET
CUSTOM ORDERS ONLY:
Original NOS CROWN #9 Front Zipper (as shown above)
Original NOS CONMAR or TALON Military #6 (Brass)Sleeve/Pocket Zippers
The BUCO RIDER is a rare, possibly one-off design of the old Joseph Buegeleisen company in Detroit, combining a tab snap collar with classic BUCO extended D-pocket construction. A fantastic look, both modern and vintage. Made alongside our famed BUCO J23 and PJ27 jackets, with identical materials -- and what materials! Matchless 4.0+ oz. chrome-tanned Horsehide Leather (lighter weights avail. if req.), from our own tannery. Ultra-heavy, ultra-strong, with the beautiful grain of genuine American Horsehide when broken in. And it doesn't take long either. 100% Flight Satin Nylon lining with Drill Cotton Interlining (for increased wind resistance when riding). US NOS Scovill Brass Zippers. Solid Brass side adjustment buckles.
the workmanship in the shots above. This is a production jacket,
nothing more, nothing less. Not a special piece produced just
for photography on the web site. It fits as good as it looks
and was born for tough, continuous use in every kind of weather.
Astonishing American craftmanship. Yet, because the BUCO RIDER
is pure function -- check out, for example, the elaborate
biswing/gusset construction -- there's a sinewy beauty that arises from honesty
and authenticity. Expensive? Hell, no, these are
absolute bargains, heirlooms. For those who know, dreams are possible.
"Got home from a trip to find my jacket waiting for me. What an incredible thing.
Amazing fit and finish. Very impressed. Thanks a lot for everything."
"It's awesome. Thanks very much."
"Good reception of Buco Rider. The jacket is "impeccable."
"I received the Buco Rider today and it is a fantastic jacket."
BUCO RIDER, Russet Horsehide
Brass Talon Zippers (Standard)
|Note elaborate, beautiful Gusset/BiSwing Construction|
BUCO RIDER American Bison Leather
CUSTOM BUCO RIDER
BLACK HORSEHIDE MOTORCYCLE JACKET
Full Custom version of BUCO RIDER incorporating BUCO J24 Domes/Bars/Diamonds; NOS Vintage Hunters Plaid Wool Lining; NOS Vintage Talon Brass Zippers (2-Way for Front); Modified Collar; Dome-and-Diamond Zipper Pulls. A singular LOST WORLDS statement of riding individualism, protection and style.
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