Experimental stuff

I’m just trying to make sure I got this right. Experimental clothes and stuff, like eye pieces and ear pieces, are basically worthless? They have no defense or offensive value?
If that’s true, they why are they even out there?

As far as I can tell, I have an experimental everything. I put it all on, no help at all as far as I could tell. So now I’m outfitted in Fnix goggles, jacket, pants, gloves and boots. I figure I might as well dress nice if nothing is really going to help. I’d show a screenshot, but I don’t see how to do that…

People have asked about clothing bonuses before. I’ve linked devs answer in this topic: The exo suit should actually do something