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Old 12-25-04, 09:45 PM   #1
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Giro Pneumo

Hey guys and gals,

My parents gave me some money for xmas to get a helmet. I've been looking around and I want something that's strong, not very thick (so I dont look like a mushroom), stylish, comfortable, and sleek/aero. I came across the Giro Pneumo and thought it looked pretty slick. Aside from ebay, where would be a good, cheap place to purchase these helmets? Or, does anyone have a suggestion on something similar or something that falls into the categories I listed, without being horribly overpriced? I'm looking to max out at around $100. And I know the Pneumo retails for about $140, but I've seen it around $70-$100 on ebay. Any suggestions or comments on what I have come across so far would be appreciated. I'm looking at getting one in a week'ish. I just have to go to the bike shop and size my head, because I have a big noggin'. Thanks!

Oh, and I also got a bike rack for christmas for the car. Pretty good presents!
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Old 12-25-04, 10:22 PM   #2
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if you get it on ebay, just make sure its a new one
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Ebay, or go to performancebike.
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Each brand of helmet has its own peculiar shape, and each head has its peculiar shape. Sometimes, the peculiar shape of a brand of helmet does not match the peculiar shape of a head. Unless you have tried on a Giro helmet, preferably a Pneumo, you should reconsider buying one on-line, especially on ebay.
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