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Heated socks?

I really like my heated jacket liner, pant liner and grips.

Now I'm noticing cold toes.

Does anyone have any heated socks or heated insoles that they can recommend?

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I have Gerbings heated socks which I use on long rides in the cold. They connect to my heated outerpants.

Watch out for heating elements that go under the foot if you plan on walking around a lot.

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I have Gerbings heated socks which I use on long rides in the cold. They connect to my heated outerpants.

Watch out for heating elements that go under the foot if you plan on walking around a lot.

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Does the gerbing socks have heating elements under your foot?
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Does the gerbing socks have heating elements under your foot?
Mine do. I thought they came out with a 2nd sock option after I bought mine 4 or so years ago.

I'm looking on the http://www.gerbing.com site, and I see they have heated inner soles now.

A bigger issue is that I have uninsulated Harley boots instead of some RedWing insulated boots.

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I also noticed that Gerbing now just has the insole and not the sock.

I was looking at this heated sock, it has the heat in the toe area, which is the only spot the gets cold for me. It also sounds like it doesn't use wires to heat the area, but I'm not sure how it works? http://cozywinters.com/shop/wg-hsc.html
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I got Gerbings heated inner soles and used them instead of my Gerbings heated socks for this last trip. They worked well.

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I really like my heated jacket liner, pant liner and grips.

Now I'm noticing cold toes.

Does anyone have any heated socks or heated insoles that they can recommend?

Thanks.
This is the only real problem with heated gear , you buy a vest and think this is great ..........but now my arms are sure cold , so you get the full heated jacket ........and it is great too ...........but now my hands are freezing ........so you purchase the glove liners , and all is well , except with all this heat up top , my arse and legs feel chilly , so a pair of heated pants for your birthday are in store .............finally after all this , the feet feel left alone so they to send a quick message ......brrrr ......where is the credit card $$$ ...........so basically the $130 vest you originally bought , turns into a $680 fully heated outfit ( add $80 if you get gloves instead of liners and add $230 if you get the outer jacket instead of jacket liner for around $1000 with taxes )

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This is the only real problem with heated gear , you buy a vest and think this is great ..........but now my arms are sure cold , so you get the full heated jacket ........and it is great too ...........but now my hands are freezing ........so you purchase the glove liners , and all is well , except with all this heat up top , my arse and legs feel chilly , so a pair of heated pants for your birthday are in store .............finally after all this , the feet feel left alone so they to send a quick message ......brrrr ......where is the credit card $$$ ...........so basically the $130 vest you originally bought , turns into a $680 fully heated outfit ( add $80 if you get gloves instead of liners and add $230 if you get the outer jacket instead of jacket liner for around $1000 with taxes )
Ha! True... True... But at least all that investment in all that heated gear can stay with you when you upgrade or switch to another bike. Investment in farkles for the bike - leave with the bike when you sell it.
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Ha! True... True... But at least all that investment in all that heated gear can stay with you when you upgrade or switch to another bike.
This is assuming you can stay the same weight year after year , this is something I haven't quite figured out ............I have got the getting a hefty arse part down to a science , it's that damn trim down that seems to be the real issue (.ps.) Cardio sucks , and so does wheatgrass and protein shakes .........Chicken McNuggets are good ( yes I know how there made )

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This is assuming you can stay the same weight year after year , this is something I haven't quite figured out ............I have got the getting a hefty arse part down to a science , it's that damn trim down that seems to be the real issue (.ps.) Cardio sucks , and so does wheatgrass and protein shakes .........Chicken McNuggets are good ( yes I know how there made )

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