Which helmet do you wear for riding? - Pros and Cons


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Awaiting your reviews on this helmet soon... chief !!!

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Brand - LS2

Model - FF386
Bought - LS2 Store, Lalbagh Road
Price - 5600 rs

Pros:
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Good built and great look.
- Flipup front, great for a quick sutta (I know shouldn’t smoke while riding :angel: Pun intended!!!)
- Inner sun shades.
- Matte finish.
- Removable inner liners.
- Wisor can be removed with bare hands.

Cons:
- Too much weight, neck strains if worn on flipup for long.
- Wisor gets stained way to quickly.
- IMO Need more vents.
- Not a closed cabin, will let in lot of sound.
 

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Brand - SOL
Model - SF-2M
Color - Matte Black
Price - 5500
Bought - from Bangalore back in 2017

Pros -

Ergonomics Design
Full Face Protection
Comfortable Padding and Comfort Fit
Removable and Washable Inner Padding
Easy installation of Visor
Air Vents for good Air Flow
Noise Reduction
D Lock Strap
Comes with a nose level protection and also insect mesh under your jaw

I have been using Studds 3 G Modulator before this and compared to that this is top quality on safety and have been using it for the last 2.5 years. You will feel the helmet weight on the heavier side but after use you will get used to it. After-all it's truly strong and very safe too.

Cons - The only con that i have felt is that they don't have a pin lock visor
 

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MT Targo Helmet

Rs :5750 /-
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Pros:
- Injected Polycarbonate shell for improved protection.
- Multi-density inner EPS, designed for better impact absorption.
- Unique Aerodynamic Shell.
- Premium design with multiple vents.
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Cons:
heavy weight, 1.5 Kg
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Bought at Whitefield Hopefarm Junction
 

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Make- Axor helmets
Model- Stealth Crazy
Price- 4300/-
Store- Chopra Automobiles (Karol Bagh, New Delhi)
GPS location- https://g.co/kgs/VRQyLB

pros- 1. comes with anti-fog visor that actually works pretty good
2. After wearing does not feel heavy
3. Vents work properly
4. DD ring/ chin cover/ dual visor makes it safer n comfy
5. Comes with all that we expect from a helmet of this budget. For more information click the following URL


I'm very particular in buying things. I don't get satisfied easily. But this helmet didn't give me a chance to complain. Had an unfortunate fall while cornering, a hard head fall on pavement, didn't even feel any stress in uper shoulder section.

Cons.
Only 1- while riding above 70 kmph, if i face down, I get wind noise. More than other helmets those I use.
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MT Blade Raceline Helmet


Make- MT Helmets
Model- MT Blade Raceline
Price- 5500/-
Location - Bike O Pedia ( apna Dinosaur ke Ande ka dukaan Se ) Teja's Shop.
https://www.bikeopedia.in/




This is ECE R.22.05, DOT certified & Sharp rated 3 Stars
Comes in 2 shell sizes / Polycarbonate,weighs around 1.5Kg
Aerodynamic design, 4 intake vents & 2 outlet vents,quick release micrometric n Double D rings
Inner shell with Hi impact absorption, removable & washable internal lining n paddings, Anti Scratch Visor.

It is equipped with pinlock and internal sun visor
It says it has Embedded speaker pockets for communication systems.

Pro - Mostly Everything on it.
Cons - weight / inner visor gets loose over the period of time.



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Using SOL Helmet 9 intake vents and 10 large exhaust vents to get the hot air out. Max air flow is achieved through shell/stryro comfort liner vents. the coolmax interiors are plush, removable and washable. Also, the molded front air deflector directs hot breath air away from shield to reduce fogging and the adjustable chin vent directs fresh air upward across the inside of shield to help reduce fogging and also, patented L.E.D. light on rear helmets is incorporated into the rear vent.

Material: Polycarbanate


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Have been using the SMK Force Steel full face variant . This one is under the brand name of SMK - a STUDDS company. Like the overall helmet considering its lightweight and quite functional. Although the pin lock visor is very effective during winter rides, however the pin lock visor is very sensitive to scratches on indian roads. Got it scratched during the first ride itself, and had to get it replaced. Also, the wind noise cancellation could have been better, although its better than my previous one (Ninja).


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FORCE STEEL
Full Face helmet in thermoplastic, made using the latest generation materials. The extra wide visor provides the rider with an excellent view of the road. The air intakes on the chin guard and helmet top ensures making comfort even in extreme weather conditions. It comes with a range of exciting features like Internal retractable Sun visor, the Wind stops, Original Pinlock® ready to prevent visor fogging and is Bluetooth ready.
XS S M L XL

  • CHANNELED EXHAUSTS
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    CHIN AIR VENTS
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    DUAL VISOR SYSTEM
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    ECE CERTIFIED
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    WIND PROTECTOR
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    HOT AIR EXHAUST
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    NECK ROLL
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    PINLOCK ANTIFOG
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    QUICK RELEASE STRAP
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    QUICK RELEASE VISOR
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    REMOVABLE WASHABLE LINER
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    TOP AIR VENTS
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    UV RESISTANT VISOR
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    ANTISTATIC MOISTURE CONTROLLED FABRIC
 

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After using MT Axxis and Studds Shifter for couple of years I had been looking for a premium helmet. Bell, AGV, Airoh were couple which I could really invest on as they’re the most trusted brands across.

I finally landed on Bell Qualifier Blaze Hi-Viz Yellow-Black Helmet. Priced at 9K at most of the online portals I ordered mine from Motocentral. They’re authorised resellers for Bell in India(Pune). Received in 16hours of order placement.

Sleek, stylish look and reliable Bell build quality. The Qualifier is a no-frills helmet that looks good and performs like it should, every time.

The Bell Qualifier Helmet comes jam packed with many great features at an aggressive price.
Featuring an aerodynamic shell and Bell's exclusive ClickRelease face shield system, the Qualifier Helmet offers a refined fit shape, tons of punch for the dollar with aggressive style great for any riding position.
The Bell Qualifier raises the performance/value quotient to exceptional new levels.

Technical Specification:

Lightweight polycarbonate shell
3 shell sizes
SM: XS and SM Helmets
MD: MD and LG Helmets
LG: XL, 2XL and 3XL Helmets
Adjustable ventilation system for cooling and comfort
Padded wind collar drastically reduces wind and road noise
Moisture-wicking, removable/washable interior
Contoured cheek pads
Includes breath deflector
Aerodynamic profile resists buffeting and lift
Integrated speaker pockets
ClickRelease for the fastest, easiest, tool-free shield changes ever
NutraFog II superior anti-fog, anti-scratch and UV protected shield
Padded chin strap with D-ring closure
DOT and ECE certified
Weight: 1500 grams
Warranty: Industry-Leading Five-Year Warranty against any manufacturing defects.

Size Chart:

Size cms
XS 53-54
S 55-56
M 57-58
L 59-60
XL 61-62
2XL 63-64

Pros:

Have used it during my 20 day long ride to Bhutan and hands down it delivered. No water seeping. Zero fog as it already has proper ventilation in the visor. Air circulation is considerably great compared to previous helmets. Noise reduction is awesome.

Probable Cons:

Premium hence extra care is required.
Even the visor is of 3.5K so you need to be extra cautious about it during your rides.












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