Shoei RF-1200 Helmet Review & HORNET  – I LOVE IT

Shoei RF-1200 Helmet Review & HORNET – I LOVE IT

The best helmet I’ve owned….still is in 2015 and now a great price! Your Price $437.39 BUY REVZILLA MENTION ME? IT HELPS THE BLOG…CLICK HERE

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My Gift to Myself – SHOEI RF 1200

I decided to purchase a new helmet as a gift to myself for my up and coming cross-country trip.  I have been wearing a Shoei Qwest since 2011 which has  been a great helmet for the price.  Now….I will try the Shoei RF 1200.  Just got it…so only impression is it feels quite a bit […]

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Remember if you are interested in buying from Revzilla simply clicking on the ad to the right of this post helps supports this blog! I have purchased the new Shoei RF 1200 to replace my Qwest that is now about 4 years old. 2014 March deals

Yet Another Helmet Regulatory Article – Where do you stand?

Federal Government Weighs National Helmet Law Cheryl and I are all for ATGATT….where so you stand?  This topic always is a HOT one and pushes so many buttons… In a controversial move, a federal task force is set to recommend a sweeping, nationwide mandatory helmet law for all motorcyclists, according to a spokesman for the […]

A Motorcyclist’s Dream: Google Glass in Helmet Form

Would you buy something like this? By Samantha Murphy


Remember to take a look at our 2013 F800GS picture page!  We add new one’s every so often!  Up in the header is the link…;-) January 26, 2013 – Schuberth announces the C3 Pro and C3 Pro Women, said to be “The First High Speed Flip-Up Helmet with Internal Antenna”. Does this excite you?  Including the […]

Schuberth C3 | Helmet Review – Anyone own this helmet?

Bill Kniegge 07/25/2011 Click the images below for bigger versions:

Standing Illegal: BC’s New Motorcycle Safety Laws and Re-emphasized Flaws

Is safely navigating a dirt road by motorcycle illegal in BC? THANKS Kelsow for this! Submitted by Neil Johnston on Thursday, 3 May 2012 Amongst the fanfare of British Columbia Ministry of Justice’s April 30th, 2012 announcement of new motorcycling laws requiring DOT, Snell M2005, Snell M2010 or ECE certified helmets are far reaching penalties […]

BMW Motorrad Helmets. Production insights.

We thought this was pretty different and interesting…   This clip shows the different steps of a BMW Helmet production. From the first sketches to a complete BMW Helmet.

Shoei Neotec Helmet

Video at the end of the post.  Any thoughts on modular helmets?  I like this new Neotec as I wear Shoei and the sun visor is a nice addition.  Modular design: 360-degree Pivot Locking System employs stainless steel jaws that wrap around stainless steel pegs, securing the EPS-lined chinbar in the down position. Large, front-of-helmet […]

Motorcycle and bicycle helmet use laws

Why not standardize the laws?  Hot topic but we believe in ATGATT (All The Gear All The Time) December 2011 Laws requiring all motorcyclists to wear a helmet are in place in 20 states and the District of Columbia Laws requiring only some motorcyclists to wear a helmet are in place in 27 states There […]


New 2012 Arai TOUR X4 Helmet Announced Neither one of us have ever used a DS helmet mainly because we are on the highways for work.  We always thought that the beak would catch too much wind and make for an uncomfortable commute and/or ride on pavement for long stretches.  Any thoughts from those out […]

SHOEI NEOTEC – FLIP UP HELMET w integrated sunvisor

SHOEI NEOTEC – FLIP UP HELMET w integrated sunvisor. Tomorrow’s post will include the new Arai helmet to be released. Info from Competition Accessories BLOG Leslie wears Shoei helmets and Cheryl wears Arai…this looks pretty interesting. The New Shoei Neotec Helmet has just been released in Europe. The Shoei Neotec is not officially announced for […]