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Old 05-17-2011, 01:51 PM   #1
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Hey guys im looking to buy a new belt, I was looking @ getting an Inzer Belt but i wasnt sure what belts i would be aloud to wear in the USAPL or AAPF federations and still be 100% RAW.
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Old 05-17-2011, 02:02 PM   #2
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I believe you can use any belt and still be raw?

I personally use a 10mm Inzer double-prong.
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Inzer makes a quality belt, and so do Crain and a few others. As far as I know, Inzer's belts are legal in most (if not all) federations. The best way to check if a belt is legal in the federation you compete (or plan to compete) in is to check the federation's rulebook. I do know that some federations will only allow gear (including belts) manufacured by the sponsors of that federation. However I would be surprised to find a federation that would disallow an Inzer PL belt.

My recommendation would be a single prong 13mm forever belt (by Inzer), but a 13mm belt can be a real bitch to break in.
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I had a custom belt made from Rickey Dale Crain and was really happy with it.

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Thanks guys. I think im going to get the 13mm Forever Level Belt.
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Thanks guys. I think im going to get the 13mm Forever Level Belt.
I have one for 3 years now and love it. I dont think i will ever need a new belt.
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