Am I out of the loop or what? I just recently found out about these airbag vests for motorcyclists. Now, I admit my first gut feeling is incredibly apprehensive and even that this is some hysterical attempt at making motorcycle riding safer. The more pictures I see of deployed airbag vests that these bikers are wearing during a mock-crash, the more I think this is some sort of joke. I mean, I'm imagining cruising down the road on my Yamaha XS650 lookin' all cool in my airbag vest when some hot mom pulls right out in front of me (because she was texting her boyfriend and didn't see me) and then BAM......I'm the Michelin Man, and I don't care where you're from, that look isn't cool and it's not going to impress the ladies. But now wait a minute, I'm alive.....I might have some broken bones, but I'M ALIVE!! And even better, I'm gonna sue and I'll be set for LIFE!! I was the one who made the effort to not only save our planet by riding a 2-wheeler, but I was also the one who promotes safety, thus lower my insurance, thus having insurance in the first place, thus no one else had to pay for my sky rocketing medical bills!!!! BOOMTOWN!! These airbag vests are brilliant! You might look like a walking portobello mushroom just sprouted on a hot summer morning if your vest deploys, but maybe, just maybe you'll walk away from that hooker who just sent your life into a tailspin. I wonder if these come in plaid.....Hipster Airbag Vests.
We're stepping into 2021 with some big plans. And in order to see these things come to fruition we need your support. The brand is & has always been about making things... big things, small things... bold things. I'm always striving to take every aspect of my creative process to the next level. At Anvil, it's about taking the elements of what a craftsman can accomplish to the next level. In 2021 that's going to take some new machines and I humbly invite your participation and support! -- The Great News is, You benefit too!
Well, what an interesting 15th year at Anvil Customs. This has been without a doubt one of the wildest years ever. I thought I'd take a moment to talk about the projects of the year that we were quite proud of, and some of the things we're looking forward to in 2021.
If you're a new customer it may not be readily apparent but most products on the website here are made in the order they're received. The amount of time between you placing your order and when it ships out to you is called Lead Time or Production Time. By default we try to get everything crafted and shipped out within three weeks of an order however some things can take longer depending on a number of factors like amount/complexity of orders or availability of materials. During the holidays this can become an issue if you're a last minute shopper trying to get gifts in under the wire as it were. Luckily for you, this isn't our first rodeo and we understand that not everyone has a great foresight to purchase early.