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What's a good helmet with wide/natural field of view?

Old 07-23-13, 03:06 PM
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What's a good helmet with wide/natural field of view?

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Old 07-23-13, 03:39 PM
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Hi,

I have no idea about what you are talking about. No bicycle
helmet I've ever seen restricts your field of view, except head
down and the helmet is fitted with a usually easily removed visor.

FWIW the cheapest helmets are no worse than many much more
expensive helmets, that are lighter with more ventilation, but
protect your head no better than the cheapest helmets.

A good fit is by far the most important.

rgds, sreten.

Whilst some like mirrors, looking over your shoulder is a very
clear indicator to motorists of of your possible intentions.
It pays to practice and be good at it.

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Old 07-23-13, 06:14 PM
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I agree with sreten. I haven't seen a helmet that restricts your field of view. Are you wearing the helmet correctly? Not tilted up or down or sideways but level on your head.
https://www.bicycling.com/beginners/b...ake-helmet-fit
https://www.rei.com/learn/expert-advi...le-helmet.html
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Originally Posted by Sduibek View Post
I have actually almost gotten in crashes due to wearing a helmet -- because they tend to obstruct my vision to the sides.
Need to see a picture of you wearing the helmet to understand....
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Old 07-23-13, 07:09 PM
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Same here. I can't see my helmet, except for a tiny bit up over my forehead.
Even a full coverage bmx helmet doesn't look like it would block any views.

Are you wearing some kind of full coverage motorcycle helmet ?
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Old 07-23-13, 08:06 PM
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Maybe OP is wearing the helmet like a fencing mask?
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Old 07-24-13, 06:35 AM
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Nonsensical Question...

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Use the following chart.
Or better yet, get rid of the motorcycle helmet.
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