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Old 03-11-2013, 12:21 PM   #1
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dirt bike helmets are UGLY

I need to get a new dirt bike helmet and have been looking around and for most of them if you are not a flaming queen you will find the colors and graphics a bit odd...
what are your favorite dirt bike helmets and why?
Right now I am trying to decide between the fox v3 and v4 or the bell mx2 and bell moto9... any others you suggest looking at?
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Old 03-11-2013, 12:23 PM   #2
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Old 03-11-2013, 01:45 PM   #4
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My next helmet will be a 6D.

I currently wear a HJC SPX. I find that it is conservatively decorated and I love it for its lightweight and great ventilation properties. The fully removable liner is something I look for in a helmet. When I remove helmet, I pull the liners and toss them in the washer machine with the rest of my gear.
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Old 03-11-2013, 05:26 PM   #5
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The Shoei VFX-W series comes in some pretty cool, pretty basic graphic designs.

VFX W Werx TC 1
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Old 03-11-2013, 05:39 PM   #6
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I like the Fly Trekker. The lens can be removed to wear dirt goggle, or leave it in for the Tard fun!

http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com...DS-Helmet.aspx

And TheMagicMan can get them a little cheaper than the above link
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Old 03-11-2013, 09:31 PM   #7
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The Shoei VFX-W series comes in some pretty cool, pretty basic graphic designs.

VFX W Werx TC 1
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I have the fox v4, very comfy helmet.
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Get a Bell Moto... good helmets
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Some Info On the 6D.

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I love my Shoei, the Arai, my Airoh but, after now getting the new Bell Moto9 carbon, it's the and the liner and cheek pads are magnetically held in place for easy removal. The 6D helmet is awesome but, I don't think it's for me, Cliff may benefit more from it
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Arai are the best made and aerodynamic enough for high speed. The fit is for a long oval shaped heads.
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That 6d looks sick
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the 6d looked promising, however with a price tag of $745 to be put on a waiting list.. I passed...
the cheapest I could find a moto9 in town was $420 and it would have to be ordered, no one had anything in stock that i would wear...
I found a black stunt design on line on clearance for $219... so I ordered that.
I do not actually care for all the red lines in it, but for less than half of its regular price I can live with it...
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I would rock that still !
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i rock a Fly Racing F2 Carbon. i like it, pretty light. made out of carbon/kevlar.
dirt bike helmets are UGLY

they're on closeout at motocyclecloseouts.com
http://www.motorcyclecloseouts.com/o.../brand-144/all

if you order from them (they're awesome) make sure you mention you saw my unicorn riding a dirtbike drawing they made for me. aaaand my shark wearing a spacesuit drawing.
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Switch, sorry man, but that looks gay to me.
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Switch, sorry man, but that looks gay to me.
I like it.. my son has a similiar helmet with matching goggles

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Switch, sorry man, but that looks gay to me.
i don't see it while i'm wearing it.

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