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    CPS Technician firemomof3's Avatar
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    Thoughts on the new Britax Chaperone

    So, my best friend is due with a little boy at the end of July and she is wondering what infant seat to get. She has narrowed it down to either the Keyfit30 or the new Chaperone. I don't know much about the new Chaperone, what are the differences?
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    Re: Thoughts on the new Britax Chaperone

    http://www.britaxusa.com/car-seats/chaperone/
    http://www.chiccousa.com/gear/car-se...0-extreme.aspx

    Those pages have a good rundown. Only thing I can't find is if the handle must be down on the Chaperone (it can be up on the Key Fit when driving, which I find leads to more people using the seat properly, because remembering to put the handle down can be easy to forget for busy/harried parents...)
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