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Old 02-04-2010, 01:29 PM   #21 (permalink)
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I know im stating the obvious, but have you thought about cutting a hole to breath out of on the UA Mask?

Your mothers/wives know how to sew...have them fix you up a fancy mouth hole...
I gave this serious though actually. I just don't want to ruin it. And no, they don't know how to sew

Plus adding holes still doesn't alleviate the nose smashing problem.
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Old 02-04-2010, 04:25 PM   #22 (permalink)
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Ah, i rarely wear mine over the nose anyways...
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Old 02-05-2010, 11:01 PM   #23 (permalink)
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I started a thread on this but has anyone used it?

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Old 02-05-2010, 11:07 PM   #24 (permalink)
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awww yeah, nose smashing. that too!



Ouch, So what happened to your chin?

Nothing, it was just stage 1/level 1, whatever. Skin peeled but it looks ok now.
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Old 12-02-2010, 11:48 PM   #25 (permalink)
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AirHole is the best solution i've seen for people who complain about not being able to breathe through balaclavas or other masks

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Old 12-02-2010, 11:59 PM   #26 (permalink)
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I've never worn these things, just didn't find them comfortable plus the fogging issues. Got a DC Auli for free, so I'll have to try it out one of these days. It's basically the front triangle of a bandana with straps to tie it in the back, and made of some stretchy poly material.
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Old 12-03-2010, 07:39 AM   #27 (permalink)
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Airhole suck royally. You can't wear anything up under the goggles without fogging.

All you need is a neck gaiter and keep it up over your lower cheeks, it will keep you warm.
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Old 12-03-2010, 07:49 AM   #28 (permalink)
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I'm gunna throw one in here for buffs, I use mine as a bandanna in the summer for backcountry hiking and as a gaitor in the winter.
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Old 12-03-2010, 08:23 AM   #29 (permalink)
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Turtle Fur makes a "tube" nack gator, super thin, breathable. Does get wet and freezes when breathing thru it. Similar to a Buff, but it's fleece.
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Old 12-03-2010, 09:58 AM   #30 (permalink)
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i bought a neck gator from the local mountain climbing store, best way to keep neck ears and face warm
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