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Bell Solar Helmet

4.25/5 (4 Reviews)
Weight : 252g MSRP : $35.00

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A SUNNY DISPOSITION | Entry-Level Pricing, Advanced Function LikeThe rising sun,The new Solar lights upThe Bell line. Features Bell's ErgoDial fit system, Fusion In-Mold construction, Cam-lock levers for easy strap adjustment and 23 ventilation portsTo keep you cool. Usage: · Cruiser · RecreationalTouring

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by lif

Date Reviewed: November 11, 2012

Strengths:    excellent product, inexpensive, lightweight and durable

Weaknesses:    color...having different colors would be nice

Bottom Line:   
saved my life on this helmet after crushing... eat some dirt, got black eyed, cracked the foam of the helmet after hitting the ground....lucky to be alive. highly recommend this helmet.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by joeinchi

Date Reviewed: May 9, 2012

Strengths:    Excellent fit, great shape, secure, lightweight, inexpensive and ideal for medium to larger heads

Weaknesses:    Colors (other than black) reveal limited shell coverage, i.e. not as attractive as high-end alternatives. Typical for helmets in this price range.

Bottom Line:   
Bell's ErgoDial fit system is excellent. Coming from a 90's era Giro comprised of plastic shell, styrofoam base and simple foam pads, the adjustable locking system is a major upgrade. You can get the fit just right (snug but not uncomfortable) and never worry about a shakes or shifts on bumpy trails.

I think it's a good-looking helmet, too. This bucket sits around your head--not on top--which precludes that "mushroom" look while offering better protection in the event of a spill. For someone with a good-sized melon (I wear a 7-3/8 cap), wearing a close-fitting lid also makes for a more flattering fit.

Don't let the price fool you. This is a quality, solid-performing helmet. Highly recommended.

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Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   Dick's Sporting Good

Similar Products Used:   Giro Hammerhead SC

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by MONGE a Racer from Costa Rica

Date Reviewed: September 1, 2009

Strengths:    is ok for medium size heads

Bottom Line:   
It's and unexpensive helmet, that works just ok...

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $40.00

Purchased At:   Ticomania

Similar Products Used:   old bell, don't remember the model

Bike Setup:   Trek 8500 w/ Reba Race & Crossride UB/Disc

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Bubba a Weekend Warrior from Bellyslam

Date Reviewed: March 6, 2008

Strengths:    Covers head.

Weaknesses:    Might fall off if un-strapped or loose.

Bottom Line:   
Uh...just like any other helmet, it's made of foam and plastic and will get in the way of the rock that would otherwise smash your fool head open. Now stop reading reviews and get back to work or go ride.

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Favorite Trail:   Dirt

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $29.00

Purchased At:   GI Joe's

Similar Products Used:   Trash can lid, backwards baseball cap, 1988 Chevy Cavalier hubcap and rubber band.

Bike Setup:   Diamondback Sorrento, bent rims.

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