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Old 01-25-2013, 07:47 AM   #20
Ironfish653
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Joined: Nov 2006
Location: Every Damn Day
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Originally Posted by cliffy109 View Post
The problem was the helmet.....
Ice on the inside of the helmet is a ride stopper.
Yup, same here. My old Caberg flat sucks in cold, it seals the wind out, but there's not enough venting to keep the shield clear w/out leaving it open.

Had an unavoidable ride in 34* rain/snow mix, and discovered that my cheapest stuff actually worked the best:
My $99 Bilt 'Explorer' D/S helmet has a full shield that will close tight over my Oakley ski goggles.
Worn over a Schampa balaclva, to keep my face warm, if i'm moving more than 20mph, it clears almost instantly.

Now, I just need better boots...
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