Blackburn Helmet Mirror Extras

1/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $15.00


Product Description

The Blackburn helmet mirror is designed to mount to almost helmet to provide a view of what's behind you. It's small, lightweight, adjustable and easy to remove.


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Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by miker a Weekend Warrior from UK

Date Reviewed: August 2, 2008

Strengths:    Good view behind, good if you ride in traffic
Excellent when standing on the pedals, since you then can't see through a handlebar mirror, vibration is reduced when standing


Weaknesses:    Awkward to adjust (easier with practice)
Vibrates badly, especially when seated on the saddle, and especially when going fast. It's better on a smoother road surface. The vibration can be bad enough that you can't really see what is behind you
The mirror droops due to vibration. I have to readjust it approximately every 3 - 4 minutes; this makes it close to useless. Pity 'cos it's really good when correctly adjusted, and when the road surface is smooth.


Bottom Line:   
Great idea, I love it - it just doesn't work very well. I may give up with it, and I may try a different make

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Favorite Trail:   I ride to work

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $14.00

Bike Setup:   Claude Butler road bike

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