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Default Let's see your lids.....Who has the "COOLEST" lid???

I have been looking on the web for a long time trying to find some really cool helmets. Or some place that does custom helmet paint....

Then I thought.. there must be some people on the forum with nice lids...
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I found these retro style helmets last week.... BUT.........they are VERY expensive....


http://ifitshipitshere.blogspot.com/...ous-crash.html
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That peppermint drop helmet is SWEET.

Did you find a price? It's obviously painful from all the detail put into those.
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I found these retro style helmets last week.... BUT.........they are VERY expensive....


http://ifitshipitshere.blogspot.com/...ous-crash.html


No crap! $800-825 for a helmet....
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No crap! $800-825 for a helmet....
Yeah, but you get a cool box to store it in...

I have an HJC 1/2 helmet and a H-D full face that the front swivels up when you need it to (has a lock release to lift it up and a standard flipup shield). this is a cool feature...
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I found these retro style helmets last week.... BUT.........they are VERY expensive....


http://ifitshipitshere.blogspot.com/...ous-crash.html
Very nice helmets, but "if" it was me, I don't think I would tell the truth about my design inspiration.

"designer Parisian Jerome Coste began this company after suffering six head injuries himself."


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Very nice helmets, but "if" it was me, I don't think I would tell the truth about my design inspiration.

"designer Parisian Jerome Coste began this company after suffering six head injuries himself."


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hmmmm?? yeah good point.....
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Those are some cool helmets..... I was at the B.A,D. ride 2 years ago and this guy rode up on a chopper that almost looked unridable, he was wearing white Converse all-stars, blue and white verticle striped pants and a GUMBY t-shirt.... Atop his bushy noggon was a lime green metal flake (3/4) helmet.
It occured to me that RETRO is a touchy thing.... on a HIP enough individual, it's RETRO COOL. .... On a regular middleaged dude, it looks like you are wearing all the same gear you had in the 70's
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Those are some cool helmets..... I was at the B.A,D. ride 2 years ago and this guy rode up on a chopper that almost looked unridable, he was wearing white Converse all-stars, blue and white verticle striped pants and a GUMBY t-shirt.... Atop his bushy noggon was a lime green metal flake (3/4) helmet.
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Here's mine. Had to play with the padding a little to get it comfortable, but I really ended up liking it. Get a lot of comments on it, too.



Looks alot better when you take the black ear flaps off.

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