Blog

Meteor Winter gloves now on sale

Meteor Winter gloves now on sale

We are happy to announce that we have finally released the the gloves that many of you have been asking for. These are the Meteor winter edition gloves, and we are convinced that you are going to love them. What changes do the Meteor Winter gloves have compared to the...

Amount of water to make a leather suit vs. Andromeda suit

Amount of water to make a leather suit vs. Andromeda suit

Even though there is more and more innovation in the motorcycle clothing industry, it is a sector that is still quite traditional in certain products. Like in fashion, leather is still very present despite the sacrifice of animals and the environmental impact. The...

Cordura can be more resistant than leather

Cordura can be more resistant than leather

Leather motorcycle suits are usually thought to be more resistant than synthetic fiber suits. There are two reasons for this. The first one is that cow leather has always been used in the manufacture of racing apparel, so leather is associated with quality. The second...

Fabrics from the aerospace industry in motorcycle clothing

Fabrics from the aerospace industry in motorcycle clothing

The aerospace industry has been testing innovative materials for decades that offer greater lightness and strength in extreme conditions. Many of these materials have been gradually introduced in other industries, as well as in our daily lives. Below, we are going to...

Objectif Moto review on the Meteor racing gloves

Objectif Moto review on the Meteor racing gloves

The Andromeda community continues to grow and we found interesting the review written by Silvayn Rorive, Belgian video-blogger and 2-wheel enthusiast, about our Racing Meteor gloves: Let's leave aside the vegan or non-vegan debate, as this is a point that some will...

Motorcycle gloves required this 2021

Motorcycle gloves required this 2021

The DGT (General Directorate of Traffic) announced a few months ago, among other measures, the mandatory use of motorcycle gloves when riding, (see here the complete file) for this beginning of the year 2021. European countries such as France require the use of gloves...

Electric motorcycles that you can buy in 2021

Electric motorcycles that you can buy in 2021

The automotive sector is increasingly aware that climate change and dependence on fossil materials harm the planet and ourselves. Brands such as Tesla, Mercedes or Kia are strongly committed to a change in mentality and electric motorcycle brands have already taken...

Andromeda, Ekin Day 2020 Award for the most sustainable initiative

Andromeda, Ekin Day 2020 Award for the most sustainable initiative

Álava Emprende is an initiative of the City Hall of Alava that aims to develop a series of initiatives to encourage the entrepreneurial spirit of the area. Every year, the most innovative projects in the different categories are given visibility. This year's edition,...

Vegan motorcycle tires brands

Vegan motorcycle tires brands

In this article we are going to talk about the offer in the current market of vegan motorcycle tires, that is, made with animal free compounds. Currently, there are many brands of tires for cars, motorcycles and vans made of various compounds and materials. Most...

Motorcycles in movies: 10 of the most famous

Motorcycles in movies: 10 of the most famous

Motorcycles have always enjoyed a special place in the seventh art. Action, adventure, chases. Whether you're a biker, movie buff or both, the stuntman and the staging will make you feel the adrenaline rush without getting up from your seat. Here we present the 10...

4 uses of Kevlar in motorcycle clothing

4 uses of Kevlar in motorcycle clothing

If you are a curious rider,  you  surely know that Kevlar is a material that is used in many areas, including the most advanced motorcycle gear. This fiber (originally patented by DuPont) is a polyamide that is used for example in the manufacture of bulletproof vests,...

Vegan motorcycle clothing. How to wear it?

Vegan motorcycle clothing. How to wear it?

The word biker is usually associated with the image of a rude guy parking in bars on Route 66, James Dean with his leather jacket or the MotoGP champion. In each and everyone of them, leather is always thought to be the fabric that will protect us in a fall. However,...