Fox Head Pilot Full Face Helmet

5/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $299.95

Product Description

MotoX helmet used by many downhillers.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by MTBKR a Weekend Warrior from New York

Date Reviewed: August 5, 2009

Strengths:    Review for the '09 V3: excellent paint (durable and clean looking), strong construction (has the perfect amount of flex but not too much, very comfortable, ventilates well, light (2.9 lbs.) especially for a MX helmet, extra visor and screw set, very high quality bag included, EXCELLENT value for the price

Weaknesses:    none so far

Bottom Line:   
awesome helmet for the price (if you can get it for 200 or less, it retails for $375) the best full face i've ever used, its DOT and snell approved so it offers more protection than a mtn bike helmet, it is still light even compared to mtn bike helmets (ex.- the rockgrdn blacklight is a mtnbike helmet advetised as being exceptionally light, the v3 is a MX helmet and weighs the same 2.9 lbs)

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $187.00

Purchased At:

Similar Products Used:   Bell bellistic, gyro remedy

Bike Setup:   jamis komodo with kenda nevegal up front n maxxis hans venture in back + lizard skins and crank bros 5050 pedals

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Scott M a Downhiller from Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Date Reviewed: July 17, 2007

Strengths:    Review for '07 V3 Pilot.
Very light 2.9lbs. Great graffics. Great ventalation. Comes with top end bag and extra visor.

Weaknesses:    A little pricy but still less $ than a Troy Lee and has full frontal protection(DOT & SNELL).

Bottom Line:   
Just spent the first 2 days out with this helmet and have to say a good MX helmet is not that much heavier or hotter than any good bicycle helmet and the added protection is well worth a bit of extra weight. This would be great for any DH racer or serious freerider who must worry about high speed impacts.

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Favorite Trail:   Pipe Dream

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $400.00

Purchased At:   Bow Cycle

Similar Products Used:   LG Buzz2. Cheeper MX helmets.

Bike Setup:   '06 Faith3, 888RC2X, Crank Bros. 5050XX, E-13 DRS, LX rear derailer.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Hadrian (freerider) from Newtown, CT

Date Reviewed: December 26, 2002

Strengths:    -Bombproof
-Polythermal construction
-Comfortable, no stress on head
-Removable pads
-DOT approaved

Weaknesses:    -Kinda Heavy
-Pricy thing...retail is $350.00-400

Bottom Line:   
This is for the Pilot RC4, which is a little different than the regular RC. It's an awesome helmet. It is extremely strong and well constructed. I have had insane crashes where I think the helmet is totally trashed, then i find out only the paint is chipped off. It's a little bulky, but stregnths your neck muscles. If you're worried about your neck getting sore every time you use it, dont worry cause thats only for the first ride. I hit big drops and the weight is not noticeable after a few rides. Great helmet, but very pricy.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $200.00

Purchased At:   Northeast

Similar Products Used:   Giro, Fox, 661, Azonic

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