Specialized Skillet Helmet

2/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $50.00

Product Description

The Skillet has a tough abuse-resistant shell and unlike many skate helmets, it’s fully CPSC-certified for bicycle use. Worn by Darren Berrecloth and other aggro Specialized riders.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Alberto Averill a Weekend Warrior from Santiago de Chile

Date Reviewed: March 7, 2009

Strengths:    Vents design really protects from sunburn

Weaknesses:    Weight

Bottom Line:   
Good any purpose helmat at an adequate price

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Favorite Trail:   Huinganal

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   San Diego

Similar Products Used:   Trek helmet

Bike Setup:   Folding bike used in trips to USA

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by allen laneville a Cross Country Rider from lakeland

Date Reviewed: January 2, 2007

Strengths:    Adjustable. Stylish on shelf.

Weaknesses:    Price is one issue. Also, once on head looks as if I had a growth.

Bottom Line:   
The helmet was returned after trying to get used to it around the house. It felt cumbersome. I would recommend Pro-tec, Triple Eight (little on the heavy side, but has a "sweatsaver" with super soft cushioning, or Bell (feels good, great price point & nice color palette).

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Duration Product Used:   Tested or demo'ed only

Price Paid:    $50.00

Similar Products Used:   Pro-tec 'Classic'.

Bike Setup:   Gary Fisher King Fisher 1 & Cake 1.

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:2
Submitted by Klaus a Cross Country Rider from Berlin

Date Reviewed: December 10, 2006

Strengths:    good fit
looks cool

Weaknesses:    bad ventilation
colour comes off very easy
adjustment shifts

Bottom Line:   
When I bought it, it fitted my head best, but adjustment straps move easily + adjustment system at the back of the head shifts too
boils your brain at summer and sweat kind of backs up above the headband (I know that's gross, but that's what it does...)
all foam parts on the plastic headband came off the first day,
you see every little scratch on it.
A No for CrossCountry - stay to the ugly helmets...
I'll get me a Casco Viper

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Favorite Trail:   Grabweg, Sausteig GER

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:   shop

Similar Products Used:   none, only Fullfaces and XC Helmets

Bike Setup:   Coiler Dee-Lux

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