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It can be a huge task for especially for motorcycle users abroad. Make sure you are there when it is strapped to avoid accidental damage • Make sure you have the right insurance; policies normally have a European extension but you need to check.
In the event of a breakdown you want to make sure you have international coverage and also know what numbers and companies to get in touch with.
Inner lower facing and sleeve plackets are made out of faux leather/vinyl. It is identical to the 613 except for the lack of stars. Small white size tag with red letters directly below neck label.
In The Wild One, the stars on the epaulettes and the snaps on the collar of Marlon Brando's jacket were not original, but added to the jacket. Neck label is square, black with Schott in white curly letters above orange and yellow coat of arms (Griffin and unicorn on the sides of it and an S in the middle).
It is said to be the first such jacket designed to feature a zipper and came to define the look of motorcycle jackets since Schott Bros later manufactured a very similar jacket for the Beck label, which he was previously a representative, called the Beck 333 Northeaster and in the late 1940s, Schott Bros introduced a new jacket based on the original Perfecto design called the 613.
It was soon nicknamed the "One Star" because it had a star on each shoulder epaulette.
It is better to go old school, use a map and know where you are going prior to setting off • Make sure you have the right documentation.
We recommend taking your full driving licence, your insurance documents, both bike and travel documents, you vehicle registration certificate and lastly European Health Insurance Cards and passports, dependent on your destination • Check your machine before you leave.
Previously sold by ourselves and happy to be offering it again.
Make sure you check the finer details of what the policy actually covers • Plan your journey.
Some sat navs do not function internationally and unless you have a lot of data it can be costly using your phone as a navigation system.
These jackets have a snug, almost tailored fit, which is suited for motorcycle riding but are short by today's standards. Neck label is rectangular, black with Perfecto App U. Genuine Horsehide Front Quarter - Style Quality printed in gold letters.
The 613 and 618 Perfectos have been produced for more than 50 years, so finding out when a vintage jacket was made can be difficult. TALON main and cuff zippers and 'Miter' belt buckle (rectangular with mitered corners). 60° angle and breast pocket at a 50° angle, zippers close up.