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post #29 of (permalink) Old 04-01-2003, 07:22 AM Thread Starter

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Re: Leathers

were those racetrack crashes or commuting route crashes?

I've lowside crash-tested a set of previous generation Dainese one-piece at about 80 mph on the racetrack and came away pretty much unscathed. No injury in the armor areas and a very minor burn/rash in an unarmored area. Spidi gloves wore through, but no injury. Alpinestars boots were fine; no foot/ankle injury. Your mileage may differ -- often depends on how you fall.

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