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Kask Vertigo Helmet

3/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $299.95

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Product Description

The Kask Vertigo helmet is one of the safest, best fitting and most stylish helmets available. In particular, the Vertigo incorporates a unique hinged adjustment system that allows for both size and up/down adjustment, which together comfortably cradle the nape of the neck.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Timothy Thompson a Cross Country Rider

Date Reviewed: June 20, 2014

Strengths:    Very comfortable when the helmet is in one piece and the silicon pads are not falling off and the tighting knob is attached to the helmet

Weaknesses:    Helmet falls apart

Bottom Line:   
I've had this helmet for 18 months and the adjustment knob has fallen off 4 times. Twice on the trail. One silicon pad is now gone and a strap cover has also fallen off. For a $300 dollar helmet you'd think that it would stay together. My last helmet lasted 10 years (Gyro) and the one before that 7 years (Bell) This helmet cost more then the combined cost of my last 2 helmets. It took me 3 weeks to get Kask to send me the warranty items I needed the last time to fix this thing. Heck it took them 2 weeks to respond to my e-mail and they only got back to me after I complained on their Facebook page.

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Duration Product Used:   18 months

Price Paid:    $300.00

Purchased At:   online

Similar Products Used:   Bell, Gyro

Bike Setup:   Custom steel hard tail

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Peter Russell

Date Reviewed: June 15, 2012

Strengths:    superb comfort, stays in place

Weaknesses:    velcro strips could easily come off helmet frame, visor is a little too low in most circumstances

Bottom Line:   
This is one very expensive helmet, but its tightening system is superb and the frame shape seems far better that all others I have tried.

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Favorite Trail:   You Yangs (Melbourne, Australia)

Price Paid:    $395.00

Purchased At:   BSC (now deceased)

Similar Products Used:   Met - excellent helmet, lasted 10 years but visor was easily detached and broken - many running repairs.

Bike Setup:   Ellsworth Epiphany, mostly XTR

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