Vanson Leathers is a USA based company with seriously dedicated fanbase that stretches around the globe. Outside the continental USA, Vanson Jackets are worn by innumerable Japanese custom-Harley enthusiasts who prefer it for its road-rash-proof, 1.5mm thick, competition-weight leather construction.
The Highwayman has 4 exterior pockets, an internal wallet pocket and an internal gun pocket, it also has an optional detachable fur collar and a full belt. These jackets are made to order, so expect to wait about 6 weeks for delivery, then expect to never want to take it off.
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