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Old 08-12-07, 09:54 PM   #1
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Shin/Knee Guard Recommendations?

I have been looking at a couple Shin/Knee pads and so far ones that caught my eye are the Fox Launch Shin/Knee Pad. Anyone else suggest any others?
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Old 08-12-07, 10:02 PM   #2
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I like 661.
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We've tried tons of different armor and are now partial to the Roach/Raceface FR shins. Awesome protection, don't slip, and perhaps most importantly, they breathe.
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Another thing that i may be concerned about is how i love the fact that the Fox has the feature where it "Locks" you knee in too prevent your knee from twisting and slipping. Do any other companies do that?
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I have a set of those and I find them to be really uncomfortable.
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I have a set of those and I find them to be really uncomfortable.
What ones do you find uncomfortable? The Fox, Race Face, or 661?
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The fox.
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I have been looking at a couple Shin/Knee pads and so far ones that caught my eye are the Fox Launch Shin/Knee Pad. Anyone else suggest any others?
I wear them. They are amazing.
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Ok well it looks like im gonna go with my fox choice. I have had the fox standards and didnt have any complains so if any shops have em ill get em. If not they will be ordered. Thanks guys
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