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post #1 of 50 (permalink) Old 09-30-2015, 08:24 AM Thread Starter
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New bike, means new helmet - what to look at

So every time I buy a new bike I buy a new helmet. It's like buying new shoes, you need new socks 😉

So I pick up my dragster RR (black/red) tomorrow and want to go helmet shopping on Saturday. What's everyone rocking at the moment to suit the insanely good looking rides?

Historically I've been in a shoei guy but this is my first street bike and not sports bike so open to a little bit of change.

Was thinking of looking at bell due to their cool retro feel and still and shoei

What's everyone else's suggestions, graphics etc

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post #2 of 50 (permalink) Old 09-30-2015, 10:06 AM
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At the moment my main helmet is the HJC Rapha10+ full carbon.

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I've got an Arai Davide Guigilano rep . I liked the colours and it sort of goes with my italia. Had Arai's for years.

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Shark race r pro stinger - red matches well and a great helmet plus 1/2 price lol

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Shark speed r carbon and a shark vancore !
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post #6 of 50 (permalink) Old 09-30-2015, 12:36 PM
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I recently picked up the Arai RX-Q DNA. The fit and finish on this are really just awesome. I Also fitted it with a Sena SMH 10R and loving everything over the last 800 miles. The visor's are very easy to change out, it takes me about 10 seconds.

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How about the MV ones ?
I was wanting this when I picked up my Dragster but they don't have them in yet.
http://www.mvagusta.com/en/apparel/h...agusta-helmet/




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I used to swear by Shoei for years until I tried an Arai RX7GP. The best helmet I've ever worn. Plus the fact that even the top sponsored riders get their helmets off the normal production line (before custom painting of course!).
I've got to say that I Do like the new Bell Carbon, although I've not tried it on my head.

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Bought a cheapie bell because I liked the graphics. Best fit and high speed aero I've ever used.10\10.
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