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Old 01-15-2006, 09:00 PM
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Originally Posted by maxmini
One big reason stands out. You are in a crash, your cars is on fire do you want your head wrapped in nylon or NOMEX many guys get a bit miffed when they try to do a track day and are told that their $ 1,000 motorcycle helmet is not allowed. A motorcycle helmet has no fire issues so they are lined with nylon where a proper auto helmet has nomex. I am sure there are other structural issues as well but the fire issue is the main one as far as being allowed on a track goes.

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Damn thats one thing I didnt really think about when I bought my helmet and now because of you I am going to have to check it out and possibly replace it

Good heads up on the helmet info both in this thread and the other one hollis posted.
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