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Looking to get a racing suit. One piece suits I have tried on are too tight in shoulders and crotch. Do you guys wear and like two piece suits?



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Looking to get a racing suit. One piece suits I have tried on are too tight in shoulders and crotch. Do you guys wear and like two piece suits?

Most order custom fitted suits..
Gforce offers a really nice inexpensive suit. As nice and light as any I have, half the cost
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I bought a cheap suit that was a bit big and had it taken in to fit better. Nice, custom suits weren't in my budget... but a cheap suit, $10 in nomex thread, and $25 of alterations worked just fine.


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I thought two piece suits were not permitted in SCCA.

 

Aren't they pretty much relegated to drag racing?

 

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One piece suits I have tried on are too tight in shoulders and crotch.

 

I too have this problem. Not just for driving suits, but for all articles of clothing ;) 


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I too have this problem. Not just for driving suits, but for all articles of clothing ;)

and helmets :)


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As far as I know a two piece suit is not allowed in club racing. Maybe bench can chime in. He has the GCR memorized.


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I’m pretty sure you are mistaken, assuming it meets the appropriate SFI standards. But I’m too lazy to look it up.
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Dang you guys really are lazy. "Ctrl-F" is your friend. 

SCCA "Highly Recommends" one piece but does not seem to require them. NASA require one piece suits.


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Thanks everyone, I'll try to find something in my budget I can live with.



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Victor at VAS is no longer making custom suits. Does anyone have a few names of people who do make custom suits?



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Every suit manufacturer will make a custom suit. Well atleast any company I would consider. Look to spend near 2000$ for a very nice unit.
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Winding Road Racing has a pretty cheap custom suit available. 

Of course it has Winding Road Racing ALL over it.


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Dang you guys really are lazy. "Ctrl-F" is your friend. 
 

 

You seem like one of dem grammar Nazi type of guys.


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You seem like one of dem grammar Nazi type of guys.

 

DEM IS NOT A WORD, "Them" would be correct. 


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Different brands fit differently. I can fit Sparco well except for my belly. Alpinstars—forget it. So you need to go to a store and try on different suits. Or call a reputable shop, like OG Racing.




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