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  1. Closeout Sale! Get 22% Off on All O’Neal Apparel and Gear Until December 31!

    MOTORCYCLEiD
    Starting in the 1960s, motocross sport was developing fast, just like O’Neal company founded by former rider Jim O’Neal. He became a pioneer and innovator in riding gear and apparel, and today, the company’s specialists continue implementing smart engineering solutions to make their products...
  2. Intercom systems any advice

    Helmets
    We have just upgraded our helmets and I’m in the process of fitting the autocom system, I have just realised that the intercom we have must be about 15 years old and connects with the curly leads, the unit is hard wired so no recharging batteries. So what advantage with the latest systems , I...
  3. CRF1000L ADV helmet - anyone got issues?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, I am thinking of getting a Shoei Hornet ADV lid :D but I have seen the odd You Tube Vid and comment about ADV helmets vibrating or there's extra noise because of the "fork tunnel" on the AFrica Twin CRF1000L - basically wind / air streaming up through the forks that disrupts the 'peak'...
  4. Presription sunglasses or goggles.

    Chatter
    I have decided to treat myself to a new helmet and goggles to go with the bike I bought myself a few weeks ago.:thumbup: I only use open faced helmets and was wondering if anyone here uses prescription sunglasses or goggles and could recommend a place to get them made up. I am interested in...
  5. Davida helmet and goggles

    Helmets
    I like wearing an open face helmet on my old Transalp. I have a couple of Davida jet helmets which I find very comfortable and quiet but I can't seem to find comfortable goggles to wear with a Davida. The problem is the brow of the helmet comes quite low down my forehead and pushes the gogles...
  6. paint for helmet

    Helmets
    hello May I ask a question about custom helmets? I want to take my old scratched helmet and paint in new colour. Who knows about any techniques relating to painting the helmets? This is will be the first DIY project of this type, so I need tips. thanks
  7. Carberg Duke or similar lid - any feedback?

    Transalp
    Hi all, I fancy a "flip-up" lid, mate of mine has a Shoei Multitec and time after time, it's proved that this flip up style is very convenient. However, the Shoei is silly money (£400) so been sniffing around and found the Carberg Duke (Flip-Up helmets - Duke - SB - Caberg Helmets) seems like...
  8. Bluetooth Helmet/Headset Compatibility?

    Helmets
    It is time to replace my long serving helmet, and I'm thinking of investing in a Bluetooth enabled helmet. I like the idea of listening to a few tunes and podcasts when I'm sat on the motorway, and also on the sunny day each year I like the idea of having a chat with her on the back. But, due to...
  9. Arai customer service

    Helmets
    A massive thanks to Terry Birtles from Arai helmets. I recently bought a second hand Arai Tour X3 helmet, after a few rides i noticed the peak would not hold up in the fully open position and would drop down very easily, i contacted Arai who advised on a few different replacement parts but...
  10. Open face helmet anyone?

    Transalp
    I know most of the arguments against the open face helmets but am seriously considering getting one. I've had the Transalp for just over a week now and after covering a few hundred miles am loving it. The only real problem that I have encountered is a bit of a muzzy head after going over about...
  11. Good Value.

    Transalp
    Just bought a 51 litre top box brand new off e bay £27.00 it holds two helmets easily and the quality is very good.Oh and another new addition is the Fuel oval end can which sounds awesome.
  12. just a reminder

    Chatter
    was at home with the missus earlier and heard a noise that could only be someone rattleing the garage door, I went to the conservatory to grab a hand axe , just in case , and the missus went upstairs to see what she could see from the landing window, she reckoned she saw about half a dozen...
  13. Anyone got one of these ?......

    Transalp
    Hi all, Been sniffing around for a new lid, the usual big names are just too much, so fancied one of these. Has anyone got one / tried one? The Shoei / Arai Tour X lids are massive cash - this seems a little too good for £70? Read some reviews on-line seems good but wondering if anyone has...
  14. Helmets

    Africa Twin
    Were would you guys recommend for buying a Helmet , gear in general online. Plus how can i measure my head for a lid. Thanks
  15. We're all doomed !

    Chatter
    Track Europe's falling, 2,000-pound satellite in real-time A defunct satellite from the European Space Agency the size of a Chevy Suburban is set to plunge to Earth somewhere between Sunday and Monday -- and experts say there's no way to precisely determine where it will crash. Where is it now...
  16. Free: AGV Numo visors

    For Sale / Wanted
    FREE FOR COLLECTION OR FREE DELIVERY 30 MILE RADIUS OF ABERDEEN. AGV NUMO VISORS. 1 X OUTER, CLEAR AND 1X INNER SUNSHIELD DROP-DOWN. I got one of these helmets and it was a pure pig of a thing. Initially, it seemed just fine and reasonably quiet too. First problem I had was that the lining...
  17. Crash Helmet

    Varadero
    Hi guys i am looking at getting a new crash helmet i currently have a shark vision r that is spot on when riding my naked 1200 Bandit but when riding my Varadero with screen adjustments i can ride up to 80mph with visor open as soon as i close visor i get lots of noise and some buffeting. I...
  18. Simpson Bandit..road legal ?

    Helmets
    Hi All. I am new to this two wheel thing so be gentle. Are Simpson bandit helmets road legal or not. I am looking at buying a helmet for the 1st time and would fancy a Stig style lid, but I dont know what legal approvals to look for. Any advice is greatly accepted. wizard
  19. Crack from previous owner (Helmet on ebay )

    Chatter
    £40 for a secondhand cracked helmet ??? Women's Motorbike Helmet | eBay
  20. France - helmets and reflective stickers.

    Chatter
    This is a new one on me - France: compulsory reflective stickers on all helmets. The idiotic compulsory reflective clothing issue has been dealt with on here before, and it has been scrapped anyway. So, what's with the reflective stickers on helmets? 100% free webcam site! | Awesome chicks...
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