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Old 04-10-09, 07:34 PM   #1
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low profile helmwt

soory if this has been covered, I searched with no good results.

I'm looking to start wearing a helmet, but I'm looking for something that is lower profile then the typical helmet. I am riding mainly on the street. Where should I be looking other then my LBS.
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Old 04-10-09, 09:55 PM   #2
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Check online. You're looking for skate-style helmets. Also check local skate stores. I wear the TSG Evolution. Much more discreet than the Giro Transfer I used to wear.

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bike helmets are so dorky!

skate helmets are a good bet.

try Bern helmets too.
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The Citi Bell helmet now comes in a kind of dull metal grey. Very low profile and the crash tests are very good for that helmet.
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Here you go...

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Also look into the Giro Flak - excellent forehead protection.

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I'm looking for something that is lower profile then the typical helmet.
Consider the PRO-TEC Ace. Good design and relatively inexpensive.


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