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Old 11-11-2010, 07:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i need a new a new pair of goggles, i dont need anything to fancy just the best goggles for the lowest price and dont look too bad. My old ones have the padding falling off. This question was probably answered already but im too lazy and tired to look for it
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Old 11-11-2010, 07:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Googgles

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Old 11-11-2010, 08:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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well no shit but like can you give some tips on decent goggles because i honestly dont get the goggle thing they all seem the same to me
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Old 11-11-2010, 08:41 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Well, I like spherical lenses.

This year I considered riding Oakley Crowbars, Electric EG2s, Smith I/Os, or Von Zipper Feenoms.

After trying them all on, I decided to get the Electric EG2s. I liked how much more peripheral vision they provided.
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I too was was torn between the I/O EG2 and Feenoms... Went with the EG2 as well range of vision is unparalleled and comfy
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Old 11-11-2010, 09:43 PM   #6 (permalink)
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They aren't all the same. Some people have a hard time finding goggles that will fit their face properly (gaps where the foam doesn't seal against their face). Some people have a hard time finding goggles that don't pinch their nose/nostrils when wearing them (which makes it tougher to breath and still keep them on while out riding). Others are sticklers for having as wide a field-of-vision as possible... and others still look for goggles that look cool or will mate with their helmets properly, or allow them to wear glasses under them.

Honestly, you won't know what to look for in a goggle until you have worn a pair long enough to find a problem with it. My advice would be to find something that fits properly, vents well enough to eliminate fog and has the ability to swap lenses.

Smith Fuse ($30 for last season's at Marshalls/T.J. Maxx, $50-$60 new) is a decent place to start if you aren't hung up on getting spherical lenses.

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well no shit but like can you give some tips on decent goggles because i honestly dont get the goggle thing they all seem the same to me
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Old 11-11-2010, 10:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I see russian in your nick =)

Вообще лучше заказывать что-нибудь верхнее прошлых сезонов. На ибэе можно найти anon realm за 60 баксов. Верхняя маска. Отличная вентиляция, дизайн и обзор. Электрики тоже круто, но они там от 130 баксов. Дороговато ИМХО. Можно найти Smith IO, но я их не юзал, и сказать ничего не могу.

Мой голос за реалм.
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I see russian in your nick =)

Вообще лучше заказывать что-нибудь верхнее прошлых сезонов. На ибэе можно найти anon realm за 60 баксов. Верхняя маска. Отличная вентиляция, дизайн и обзор. Электрики тоже круто, но они там от 130 баксов. Дороговато ИМХО. Можно найти Smith IO, но я их не юзал, и сказать ничего не могу.

Мой голос за реалм.
спасибо большое
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I wish my university Russian lessons stuck with me still haha I can only read some of it..
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Я могу использовать Google для перевода тоже. Что сейчас?
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