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Old November 19th, 2011, 16:15   #16
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Originally Posted by J-Man19 View Post
Mesh goggles are not allowed in most clubs here primarily due to the risk of bb fragments hitting the eye, as well as the potential for metal fatigue from multiple bb strikes. It's easier to notice cracked glasses then it is metal fatigue.

Most clubs enforce that eye protection must be ballistic rated (can't remember ansi rating off the top of my head) mesh goggles don't meet this rating.
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Old November 19th, 2011, 16:33   #17
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the mesh doesnt seem to be as big a deal here in winnipeg, the local indoor area uses mesh masks for their rentals

and for outdoors when weather permits, everyone seems to have a pretty big BB bastard addiction
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Old November 20th, 2011, 13:51   #18
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I use mesh. But I have taken dust in the eyes

The big thing to watch for is painted mesh. As the paint is more likely to come off. I plan to move to goggles with fans though.
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