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spdracer
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Mar 25, 8:45am - #425254 
Carbon Fiber hood question

Hey guys, just wondering what the benefits of having a double sided carbon fiber Hood is compared to a single sided Hood. Besides it being double sided, is there anything that makes it that much better. Thanks in advance.

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hombredelassrtas
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Mar 25, 8:48am - #425255 
looks better for shows thumbsup

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spdracer
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Mar 25, 8:49am - #425256 
lol is that the only benefit of having a double sided one. Then I guess I should just save some money and get a grade A single sided then.

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Mar 25, 9:23am - #425257 
Originally Posted by hombredelassrtas
looks better for shows thumbsup

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GTIME
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Mar 25, 7:10pm - #425258 
is it tru that the carbon fibre Hood is illegal as there is no crumple effect in a crash.

confused

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sweetnuts4sale
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Mar 26, 12:06am - #425259 
Originally Posted by GTIME
is it tru that the carbon fibre Hood is illegal as there is no crumple effect in a crash.

confused


i have never heard this, but this might be a local thing. check your local laws to make sure

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dansgts
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Mar 26, 12:12am - #425260 
Originally Posted by sweetnuts4sale
Originally Posted by GTIME
is it tru that the carbon fibre Hood is illegal as there is no crumple effect in a crash.

confused


i have never heard this, but this might be a local thing. check your local laws to make sure

i've heard that, but it's not true...yet at least, as they donot crumple, they can actually come throught the window and decapatate you eek
well, maybe not, but they dont crumple laughsilly

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Mar 26, 12:17am - #425261 
yea...better for shows..

but you want to save some money...go with the single sideded one.

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