The PISTON is an edgy leather jacket designed for sport-touring through summer season. This ultimate eye-catcher was built to overcome hot weather while keeping you protected from abrasion and impacts. It is equipped with external shoulder sliders and CE certified protectors on the back, shoulders and elbows. For extra safety there is also optional SAS-TEC chest protector- sold separately. 3D ergonomic construction with advanced leather elastications on back and elbows, stretch fabric on underarms along and adjustable waist guarantee excellent riding fit. Jacket features double reinforced safe seams and double layer of leather on elbows. DuoLayer Protection™ ensures additional tear resistance and protection. Lightweight mesh construction on this men's leather jacket allows air to flow through freely. To help you keep even more cool or to warm you up if needed, these jacket is equipped with EvoLINK system, which gives you possibility to attach cooling or heating vest. Extra features for lasting comfort are dry pocket, reflective panels and two types of connecting zippers. The PISTON model combines breathability and durability. It's a must have for the smokin hot summer rides.
PREMIUM A+ QUALITY LEATHER
The A+ quality leather means that model was crafted from high-grade, natural leather. Premium leather always ensure the best quality for your confidence.
EXTERNAL SHOULDER SLIDERS
The jacket is equipped with external shoulder sliders, which protect the rider in case of an impact. Thanks to high quality shoulder sliders you will ensure your safety during everyday riding.
REINFORCED DOUBLE SAFE SEEMS
Our specially designed reinforced double safe seams provide extra protection against tearing.
DUO LAYER PROTECTION™
Double-reinforced zones with second layer of high-abrasion resistant natural leather inside to provide extra protection on important parts of the jacket
ARMOR PLUS PROTECTION SYSTEM
The jacket comes equipped with the SHIMA ArmorPlus system, featuring a CE Level 1 protector on the back and a set of Level 2 protectors on the shoulders and elbows. The protectors are made from an open-cell PU material, which - under normal circumstances - works invisibly with the body. Under impact conditions, however, the material instantly hardens, absorbing most of the force working to keep your body safe.
OPTIONAL: SAS - TEC CHEST PROTECTOR
The jacket gives you the option to mount a SAS -TEC chest protector for even more protection - sold separately
EXTRA LARGE AIR FLOW MESH PANELS
Air Flow mesh panels are strategically placed areas designed to provide maximum airflow around your chest, back and arms while maintaining the jacket’s safety and structural integrity.
BREATHABLE ELASTIC INSERTS
Breathable panels are places where additional airflow can be activated safely. They are made of properly selected material with increased air permeability. In addition, the ventilation panels in this model are constructed of extremely flexible material, which increases comfort and convenience.
EVOLINK SYSTEM : ATTACHABLE WITH COOLING/HEATING VEST
The jacket features an EvoLINK system dedicated for optional cooling or heating vest. These vests could make you riding possible and more comfortable even with unpredictable weather conditions, the intuitively-marked fasteners make removing and reapplying the whole set a breeze.
3D ERGONOMIC CONSTRUCTION
It was designed taking into account the range of movement of the motorcyclist. Thus it does not restrict the user and does not slow down the reflex.
ELASTIC LEATHER PANELS
Specially-designed elastic leather areas guarantee freedom of movement, while the extra fabric inside the panels provide additional protection.
CONNECTING WITH PANTS: 360° + SHORT ZIPPER
The jacket features a snap connecting loop, enabling you to connect it to SHIMA jeans. The jacket features a pair of standard connecting zippers, enabling you to connect it with your SHIMA jeans. Use the 360° zipper for maximum safety, of the short zipper to increase comfort.
The width adjustment system used in the jacket increases the level of safety, significantly affects the comfort of use and guarantees a good appearance.
NIGHT VISION SYSTEM (REFLECTIVE AREAS)
Composed of glass microspheres, and designed for maximum reflectivity, the high visibility elements incorporated in this product ensure your nighttime safety.
The jacket features a waterproof pocket placed in the liner, allowing you to safely store small objects in even the worst possible conditions.
Mesh is a rider's friend in warm days. The PISTON jacket offers flow tons of cooling air for hot weather riding. Designed with extra large mesh panels, it is CE certified. The lightweight mesh construction maximizes airflow to keep you cool while keeping you protected from abrasion and impacts so you will alwyas look great without giving up your safety. Combining extensive air-flow mesh panels with the leather construction of the PISTON jacket is an ideal combination for smokin hot summer. This model features additional layer of highly resistant natural leather sewn underneath the top fabric. DuoLayer Protection™ is a standard for most of SHIMA leather products. This solution provides additional protection and tear resistance in areas most vulnerable to impact injuries.
The PISTON jacket offers security every rider needs on the daily summer riding. It is equipped with external shoulder sliders for extra protection in case of contact with asphalt. These sliders were made of high quality, abrasion-resistant, hard synthetic material and they are solidly installed for your safety. What is more jacket features double reinforced safe seams for best possible durability.
Model PISTON was built for sport - touring through summer season. As a men's leather jacket with regular fit has eye-catching look. Made with leather elastic panels on elbows and backside gather for perfect fit and lasting comfort. The accumulation of material within the panels additionally improves the protection of selected body parts. Elastic panels offer dynamic fit when you are in riding position and do not hinder your mobility so you can stay more focused on the road.
There is a pocket hidden in the lining of PISTON jacket. The dry pocket is made with waterproof material so your personal items will be safe to drive even in wet weather conditions. We didn't fiorget about nighttime riders. The PISTON features reflective inserts made with microsphere technology. Night Vision System keeps you visible after dark from each direction.
The jacket was created for superior protection and comfort. Made of premium quality A+ grade leather and special Mesh fabric gives you both, breathability and durability. In standard PISTON is equipped with SHIMA® ArmorPlus CE certified protector system on the back and CE certified protectors on shoulders and elbows. The protectors are made in the open-cell PU technology, which in normal conditions works freely and unnoticed with the body. Under the influence of a sudden impact, the material rapidly becomes harder, absorbing the main part of the impact. You could be even more protected with a SAS-TEC chest protector. The chest protector is sold separately.