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Old 03-04-02, 08:30 AM   #1
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Helmet sizing

OK, this sounds pretty simple to me: how are cycling helmets measured?

Given the sizes I see in ads, and taking a quick pass around my head with a tape measure, I am guessing that is what the sizes mean (for MET a large is 59-61 cm, for example).

Does anyone know for sure? If this is the method, where is the measurement taken?

Thanks...Gary
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Just to add to the confusion, Gary, traditional American hat sizes use head diameter, rather than circumference.
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Performance and Nashbar generally have sizing information on their websites. And they use circumference.
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