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I have found that running shoes are all over the place on sizing (I wear 12.5 in some of them), so I use a dress shoe for the correct size of my normal shoe. so i guess i will ask again, tech 3, forma dominator, gx1? That way you know the size and fit for you. SMX-Plus's are the way to go. mylsmkj, I had my Tech 3's for 1.5 seasons before they started blowing out seams. Visit this link for instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. I wear a size 12 shoe and my size 12 Astars are definately a half size too big. And with over 14 stores nationwide we are veterans of the UK motorcycle trade. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply. im generally a 10 or 11 depending on brand and i found that the 10.5 Alpinstars SMX+ are bang on the right size for me, doesnt take much to make them look work though! There is more plastic on the upper part of the boot i guess for more protection, but as for the part right over the ankle it is softer leather and I found it to be more mobile for me. I love my SMX-Plus boots! Best of all its FREE.

918803116. Something else to hassle with and to me the boot is bigger feeling when it has the inner bootie. Depends on the brand, some come up a bit small. i dont want to pay like 170 and then have them be toast in less than a year. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. r1-forum.com is not in any way affiliated with Yamaha Motor Company. Counting visits and analysing how you interact with us; these cookies anonymously collect data so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. My Tech 3's did see alot of use. Thanks I just bought new tech 8's size 9 for $129 free shipping. the inner boot of the supertech is totally different and more comfortable for me. By signing up to Club Infinity, youll receive reward points on every purchase and benefit from exclusive offers.

And it goes without saying, AS are the most comfortable boot on the market.

Thanks PocketBike Mike and everyone who has replied. Agreed. From price matching to next day delivery we promise exceptional service to all our customers. I went to the shop where I bought my bike and they ordered them for me and I paid $159 for them. people say the normal mx sole wears out really quick so thats the only reason im not 100 percent sure on these boots. They are the most comfortable boots I've ever worn. My previous boots were Tech 3's, I now have about 40hrs on my Forma's. Without a doubt, I feel I made the very best choice in boot. But it does depend, Frank Thomas boots (which now leak) were a size 13 and about right for my size 11.5 feet. For my feet, I found the Sidi boots to be narrower than Alpinestars. The Forma's blow the Tech 3's. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Start collecting money saving points today! I have both Sidi (Carbon Vertebrae) and Alpinestars (SMX Plus and SuperTech) boots. at least in my size. quick question here so i dont have to make a new thread: which would be the best boot for around 200 dollars, the tech 3, the gaerne gx1, or the forma dominator? There really is no comparison, fit, support, comfort and protection wise. Alpinestars T-Jaws V3 Waterproof Mens Jacket, Oxford Boss Alarm Disc Lock with Free Chain, Infinity Motorcycles 2022 RDM (UK) Limited trading as Infinity Motorcycles. I wear a size 12 shoe and my Alpinestars Tech 3 fit great. My Arlen Ness's are the same size as my shoe size and they are just fine, can wear thick socks with them too.

I like to wear thick socks when riding, so go up a size. I wear a 10 in Alpinestars. Some features of this site require JavaScript. R1-Forum is a Yamaha R1 motorcycle enthusiasts community dedicated to Yamaha YZF 1000 R1 sportbike. Helping us to get to know you better, these cookies make it possible for us to generate content and adverts personalised to you on our site and others. Did a quick search but didn't see anything figured someone would give a quick yes or no.

06400968 | VAT No. Company No. I'll have to agree. View ourprivacy policyhere. I recently got some new ones that are nines and they seem accurate , plus before them I always bought size eight and they seemed accurate too. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Alpinestars I needed to go down half a size - bought 7.5, normally wear 8 (sometimes 8.5) shoes. I recommend this type fit to all my dealers. I got them on ebay but there were 10 left or so. Visit this link for instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. I've always found bike boots to be sized spot on. My Forma's are in great shape but the right boot has chunked at the sole where my brake pedal is. i just did, i cant find anything except ones that were beat to hell.

I wear a size 10.5 US shoe. i am looking for new boots and i hear good and bad things about the tech 3, good things about the forma, and bad things about the protection of the gx1. I do have wide feet, compared to the length, and I found that buying the Euro equivalent of the US size 12 fits me well (compared to the US size 13 that I actually wear). decided to go for Spada but cant decide on either of these, practically the same price so thats not a factor. Actually they run a 1/2 size large. email this guy for price on the supertech. UK 9-9.5 (normal width) and my 44 Alpinestars S-MX5 are a perfect fit. Head Office: Infinity Motorcycles, 153 Lynchford Road, Farnborough, Hants, GU14 6HG.

I wish it was as easy as going to a local store but here in New Zealand Alpinestar stock is scarce at best. I'm a 10-10.5, sometimes an 11 but my bike boots are always the "right" size that I expect to be. I also wear size 42 Euro. alright thanks. I wear a size 10.5 US shoe. I would say they run true to size. this is for offroad by the way. From experience, buying clothing is one of the few times I'll actually use a bricks and mortar shop rather than going online. It may cost you a little bit more, but you'll know for sure that it all fits. I wish I just got them with the mx sole instead of the off road sole. But the soles still aren't too bad. they didnt fit me and i didnt like zipping them up. According to Cyclegear Sidi boots run a bit large, I can tell you how my B2's feel when they get here tomorrow. If you wear a half size, go down a size. I think the Tech3's are awesome. extremesupply.com or something like that. Alpinestars boots (which are proper protective rather than just boots) are a size 12 and better adjustable. That is what I found too.

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Some features of this site require JavaScript. I wear a 10 in. I'm wanting to mail order a pair of Alpinestar SMX-Plus boots and am hoping someone out there can advise me on sizing as I can't try them on locally due to where I live. We use cookies to improve your experience on this website and so that ads you see online can be tailored to your online browsing interests. I do also run sharp aftermarket pegs as well as sharpening my brake pedal though. Email. so i guess i will ask again, quick question here so i dont have to make a new thread: which would be the best boot for around 200 dollars, the.

JavaScript is disabled. I wear an 11.5 in a dress shoe and the 11 Tech 7 fit me perfect. Im not saying that the smx were bad boots.

I'm a size 12 in street shoes, I wear a 12 in tech 8s. Content on r1-forum.com is generated by its users. They are closeouts from '08 I'm sure I can't tell look forward to having some protection on my feet. I've had a pair SMXplus a pair of Tech6's 2pair of Tech8's and now a pair of Tech10's and they all fit the same as my shoe size, I even tried a half size smaller and they was too tight. check ebay for tech8's, sure you can find a nice pair for $200 or less. looking to get some proper boots, seen some nice Spada ones and Alipinestars aswell. if you can get yourself to cyclegear or some local stealer (dealer) and try the boots on. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.Copyright ThumperTalk, Inc. - All rights reserved.ThumperTalk is a registered trademark. For all the latest products, promotions and special offers, sign up to the Infinity newsletter. Actually they run a 1/2 size large. View ourprivacy policyhere. I have had them run the same size I wear in a street shoe. right now i have the supertechs. I just chose the wrong sole. my experience and I have slightly wider than average feet. I race and ride 3-4 days a week. Online prices for the Tech 3's was around $200. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Go and try a few pairs on at a shop and see. I'm happy to pay extra both for the friendly service and to keep the shops open. Purchased some TCX X-Street on Saturday and the size was as expected. yeah it was a pair of smx plus. The Fora platform includes forum software by XenForo, http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/SizeCharts.aspx?ID=33, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada, r1-forum.com is an independent Yamaha enthusiast website owned and operated by VerticalScope Inc. As with most things, depends. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies. I sell Alpinestars Wholesale for a major distributor.

Gassing Station | Biker Banter | Top of Page | What's New | My Stuff, 2022 Pistonheads Holdco Limited, All Rights Reserved, PistonHeads is a registered trademark of CarGurus Ireland Limited, Pistonheads Holdco Limited, c/o Legalinx Limited, 3rd Floor, 207 Regent St, London W1B 3HH, United Kingdom. i just did, i cant find anything except ones that were beat to hell. I've shoe gooed it, no biggie, but the soles could be tougher. I'm street size 11.5 and the Tech 7 size 11 do the trick. I'm usually a 45 or 46 and the 45's fit lovely. Our website uses cookies to enhance your user experience. The Alpinestars are a bit on the heavy and bulky side, especially the SMX Plus. These cookies are necessary for our website to function properly. But they are more comfortable. I wear a size 9 Alpinestars size 9 also? at least in my size. Made in Europe - not Italy but at least not China like Tech 3's. I've always found bike boots to be sized spot on. By With Tech8, and Tech10 you can pull the bootie out to pad certain spots easily enough, as well. I'm a size 10 in everything and my smx a*'s are a 10 and fit well.

I personally don't like a inner bootie. I'd give you a sizing comment, but I wear US Nike size 13, so I don't think it would be much help. Discuss performance, customization, specs, reviews and more!