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#1 Max00686

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:08 AM

Hey guys, I'm a hipster and was wondering if a neck protecter will ever be a new trend?

I think it could be a stylish way to protect a very sensitive part of ur body.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:28 AM

No, because not enough people like them. I've been shot in the neck before, and it didn't hurt at all. So for me, it's just a useless thing to have. The way to make it cool is to get a ton of people to use it, but I don't see enough people using it for it to become cool.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:29 AM

I agree. I think some pro teams need to start wearing them and make it stylish!

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:37 AM

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:38 AM

Hey guys, check that guy out. His neck is so Agg! :dodgy:

I don't think it will work. And I get hit in the neck and it's not all that bad, so I also don't see the point in making this:

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look cool. I think it's just silly no matter what.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 12:42 AM

It looks a bit dumb and I can't stand the feeling of something around my neck. I burn turtle neck sweaters on first sight and barely tolerate wearing a tie when I need to.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 02:36 AM

I wear them only when it gets warm dunk it in water and good to go
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Posted 29 January 2013 - 03:18 AM

I agree. I think some pro teams need to start wearing them and make it stylish!


Actually I said the exact opposite. And really? Since when is paintball about being stylish? Stop worrying about how you look, and start worrying about how you play. Get out on the field and play paintball the best you can, not stand at home in front of a mirror trying to figure out if your jersey matches your eyes. :P

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 09:39 AM

Ehh neck shots dont hurt more than nutshots, and I dont wear a cup or anything...so I'll definitely not wear a neck protector lol.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 05:19 PM

Nope, for several reasons. It's uncomfortable as fuck and you look like a goofy version of goofy. :rolleyes:

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 05:38 PM

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 11:22 PM

Holy shit I got shot in the neck near the little hole once, I thought I almost died.
But it didn't hurt that bad.

Man the fuck up OP.

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Posted 29 January 2013 - 11:50 PM

Man the fuck up OP.


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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:57 PM

Hey guys, I'm a hipster

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:56 AM

I thought hipsters are broke ass since they spend all their monies on DM13, and cannot afford anything else?

I jest, I wear a neck protector. I've saw just great welt on buddy's neck after my best friend pegged him in the neck that made me wear a neck protector. One loaner one and a PE one for me, because I'm a little bitch that gets tv airtime since I go to paintball clinics
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Posted 31 January 2013 - 08:30 PM

I was wearing neck protectors before it was agg Posted Image

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 08:45 PM

If they had cool designs on them I think they would be more popular.

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 09:10 PM

I thought hipsters are broke ass since they spend all their monies on DM13, and cannot afford anything else?

I jest, I wear a neck protector. I've saw just great welt on buddy's neck after my best friend pegged him in the neck that made me wear a neck protector. One loaner one and a PE one for me, because I'm a little bitch that gets tv airtime since I go to paintball clinics

who was shot in the neck?
i've had literal chunks of skin blown off my neck and it didn't hurt. i would never wear a neck protector, feels extremely awkward to me.

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Posted 01 February 2013 - 01:39 PM

getting shot in the adams apple doesn't feel too great

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Posted 01 February 2013 - 06:48 PM

My friend wears a neck protector because the first time we played he got shot in the neck and had a bruise that looked like a hickey.

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Posted 01 February 2013 - 06:51 PM

Still has it to this day,and this was in November of 2011.Moral of the story:getting shot in the neck can hurt sometimes

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Posted 01 February 2013 - 07:00 PM

I wore one for the first few times I played cause I was nervous, now I'll only wear it if its way too cold

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Posted 01 February 2013 - 11:07 PM

Why did the hipster burn himself?

He ate soup before it was cool.

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Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:34 PM

Why did the hipster move away from his beach home? It was too current.
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Posted 10 February 2013 - 01:11 PM


I thought hipsters are broke ass since they spend all their monies on DM13, and cannot afford anything else?

I jest, I wear a neck protector. I've saw just great welt on buddy's neck after my best friend pegged him in the neck that made me wear a neck protector. One loaner one and a PE one for me, because I'm a little bitch that gets tv airtime since I go to paintball clinics

who was shot in the neck?
i've had literal chunks of skin blown off my neck and it didn't hurt. i would never wear a neck protector, feels extremely awkward to me.

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