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Old 05-24-2011, 04:07 PM   #95
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Originally Posted by redbaroness View Post
Another question - do you have data on crash tests for these suits? How do they compare to say the kevlar Motoport suits or the Aerostitch?
I was surprised to see they're using Superfabric for the abrasion areas. I've been using gloves (hexarmor 9003's) with Superfabric, and they're great. You can pick up cactus w/o problems and they lasted thru a year of regular dirtscaping/trailwork. It's basically little hexagonal hard plastic "sliders" all hinged together for flexibility.

I will be looking for this on my next suit of armor.
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This isn't a "you're doing it wrong" topic. (Originally Posted by Human Ills, 7/1/14)
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