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race suit life question

Post by mrbox » Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:09 pm

hi guys is a suit life'd on purchase date or year of manufacture? i looked in the blue book and could not find a reference to it?

i ask because i bought a suit from merlin motor sport the other day and the year of manufacture says 2010 am i only going to get a years use out of it?

many thanks
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Re: race suit life question

Post by Wee Beastie » Thu Apr 12, 2012 8:26 pm

Hi
If you look in the MSA Blue Book, I think it's the safety section, there are references to the Standards numbers that are acceptable, along with crash helmets and saftey harnesses :)

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Re: race suit life question

Post by cartledge_uk » Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:08 am

HEres the link to the correct section

http://www.msauk.org/uploadedfiles/msa_ ... 28K%29.pdf

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Re: race suit life question

Post by mrbox » Fri Apr 13, 2012 4:42 pm

hi guys thanks for the reply's and the link very helpful

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