Icon 1000 Turnbuckle Glory Gloves
These gloves are awesome. Comfy, good knuckle padding, not much resistance to squeezing. Only thing i have against them is long pinky and ring fingers, my middle, pointer, and thumb fit fine but the other two are a bit bigger than my fingers. Other than that they're great.
April 13, 2015
These gloves do the trick
while learning to ride I happened to find myself in a low speed crash. My hand were not damaged at all and the gloves were for the most part completely fine. I would assume these glove would also suffice at higher speeds as well. As for the over all build quality it was not the best the gloves stitching and construction was not the neatest.
March 16, 2015
Not a bad glove
I got the glove to match bike and jacket. The glove is not bad but it is not great either. I like the airflow for a leather glove. I am not sure how it will hold up over the months of use based on how it feels. Nice pair of second summer gloves.
February 2, 2015
Great 3 season glove
Perfect glove for riding around, the material is strong and thin (I can still get stuff out of my pockets with it). I wish they had a gauntlet version of this glove, but that's my only complaint. Still love the glove.
December 8, 2014
They do what they are supposed to
Fit well. Are comfortable. Breathe well. I went down in a parking lot with these on and they protected my palms perfectly. Not to mention the large dose of freedom they offer. 'Murica
September 15, 2014
Soft and Beautiful Glory
I Ordered the 1000 Turnbuckle in the Glory colour-way to go with my 1000 Elsinore Glory boots, and what a winning combo that turned out to be! I have had a couple different pairs of Icon gloves and liked them a lot, but the Turnbuckle took Icon gloves to a whole other level for me. The colour and design is so classic yet the quality and fit are cutting edge.
The leather in the glove is beautiful and incredibly supple; I felt confident at the controls the second I laid hands on the grips. Then, once at speed, my typically sweaty hands were greeted with refreshing airflow down the sides of my fingers, keeping me dry and comfortable. One feature I really like is how the wristband on the Turnbuckle pinches in a little. This feature, added to the adjustable wrist strap, makes the gloves feel very tailored and premium - they fit like a dream.
I consider myself to have slightly below average palm size so I tend to not order gloves online. Of course, Revzilla eases any worries about sizing with their return policies so I ordered without any hesitation. When I tried on the glove for the first time however, I was very very happy. The fit is incredible (and feels tailored, like I said), the materials feel so nice against your skin, there aren't any seams threads tags folds or anything on the inside of the fingers or anywhere else that could bother you or make wearing them a pain. This is a fantastic glove.
In terms of protection, well I'd only be speculating. The D30 on the top is unobtrusive even when gripping your bars, but since the whole glove feels so soft and form-fitting, it's hard to imagine how much protection they actually have. Maybe this isn't a criticism towards the gloves but a nod to Icon's ability to marry the protection we need and the premium fit and style that we want more and more... If the 1000 Turnbuckle is still available in the future in new, trendy and classic colour-ways, I don't think I'll be able to resist!
June 18, 2013
Very soft. Style is matching my Americana style bike.
June 3, 2013
Good with minor flaws.
These gloves are good. The design/color of these are great. Comfort is good, and feel is okay. There are two things that annoy me a little. 1. The gloves are not true white, they are more of a light grey. 2. The gloves aren't as easy to take off as my other Icons.
February 15, 2013