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sailor65 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-16-10 05:15 PM
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7. Your gloves are too loose.
The glove is rubbing your skin when you pull and causing the callous.

A properly fitted glove will hold to your skin like paint. And a loose fitting glove will not protect you properly. Snug up and the callous will go away.
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  -Ever get a callous on your index finger, after riding a lot? Haole Girl  Oct-13-10 09:53 PM   #0 
  - No, but everyone's grip is different. Are you wearing gloves? nm  Gold Metal Flake   Oct-13-10 10:13 PM   #1 
  - I was wearing light weight gloves (mesh)  Haole Girl   Oct-13-10 11:25 PM   #2 
  - There are worse places for callouses ...  JustABozoOnThisBus   Oct-15-10 08:16 AM   #3 
  - It's all the city riding, unfortuntely...  Haole Girl   Oct-15-10 08:48 PM   #4 
     - Are you using 4 fingers when you grab the clutch? nm  Gold Metal Flake   Oct-15-10 10:39 PM   #5 
        - hmm...  Haole Girl   Oct-15-10 10:50 PM   #6 
  - Your gloves are too loose.  sailor65   Oct-16-10 05:15 PM   #7 
     - Thank you  Haole Girl   Oct-16-10 11:33 PM   #8 

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