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      06-21-2012, 10:38 AM   #139
michaelthepsycho
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Originally Posted by ddk632 View Post
I would just like to state here that this is true if you plan on and accept as a fact of life that after crashing once you'll be throwing your leathers away.

However I still recommend spending the $$$ for a Dainese suit. Until you've crashed in one (and also crashed in a cheap leather suit) it's hard to appreciate the difference.

For boots - Sidi
For leathers/gloves - Dainese
For helmets - Arai 1st, Shoei 2nd

Just my opinion of course, all personally tested
I always throw away stuff that I crash in.

I agree with you on everything else; Sidi makes the best boots and Arai makes the best helmets.
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