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Old 12-28-2010, 06:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So guys, what are your favourite helmets?
I am in need of a helmet because I don't want to rent every single time.
So guys, I need your help in finding a helmet.
The only request I have is that its not black
i prefer bright colours like teal, or neon green or sky blue :P
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Old 12-28-2010, 07:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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All I can say is you need to try them on first hand. For what its worth, I picked up a Giro Revolver yesterday and I like it so far. It comes with 3 different sets of foam so you can really dial in the fit. It has that slight lip on the brim, so no gap with my goggles at least. I know it comes in a bunch of colors, and only $70.

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Old 12-28-2010, 07:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i use some k2 helmet, forget what its called but it looks like a nazi helmet
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Old 12-28-2010, 08:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Yea basso4735 is right about needing to try them on.
I use the Giro Revolver. I like it, and what basso4735 also said. There's no gap with the goggles, with mine anyways.

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Old 12-28-2010, 08:40 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Just picked up my Bern Baker today, fits good, looks good (to me at least)
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Old 12-28-2010, 11:26 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I have a Bert Watts and it's my favorite so far.
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Old 12-29-2010, 04:03 PM   #7 (permalink)
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If you like bright colours I would reccomend looking at a sandbox helmet. They have really nice foam options and come in bright sky blue.
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Old 12-29-2010, 04:47 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I got a Smith Vantage and Love it, very light and has nice features.
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Old 12-29-2010, 05:09 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Baker, bern, hardhat with Brock foam, awesome

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Old 12-29-2010, 05:13 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I prefer the helmet that fits nice and snug. Has some vents. And no gaper goggle gap. Preferrably with a little bit of a brim. Must have a goggle strap holder. Functionality first like all my gea., Then I worry about the color or style. I suggest going into the store w/ your goggles and trying on as many as you can.
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