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i am in the market for some gear and i found some stuff in my price range but i dont know anything about thickness is 1.4-1.5mm thick leather good or is it crappy
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i am in the market for some gear and i found some stuff in my price range but i dont know anything about thickness is 1.4-1.5mm thick leather good or is it crappy
tats avg for street gear.
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That's slightly heavier than most. I think it's usually 1.2-1.4mm. Thicker leather means heavier and stiffer, but also better protection.

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That's thicker than the average.
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That's slightly heavier than most. I think it's usually 1.2-1.4mm. Thicker leather means heavier and stiffer, but also better protection.
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That's thicker than the average.

ok mines that thick then
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