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Guzzi Helmets

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Mitch Clyman, Dec 5, 2018 at 4:16 AM.

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  1. Mitch Clyman

    Mitch Clyman Tuned and Synch'ed

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    Any of you guys ever buy a Guzzi helmet? Was wondering about sizing.
    I wear both Shoei and AGV helmets.
    Pretty cool retro helmets they have...

    Thnx
    Mitchell Scot
     
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    Sorry, no idea. I am very picky about helmets, and buy helmets based on how they fit my head and how they will protect head. I can always add a sticker, or even a paint job, to make the helmet look the way I want it. But how it fits and how it protects are pretty static.
    I always where full face helmets, the closest I would go to an open face helmet is one of those modulars that allows the front section to flip up.
    So, my response is probably useless. Sorry.
     
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    Didn't know Guzzi made or sold helmets.
     
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    The helmets are actually beautiful and match whatever bike you have.
     
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    Yup I’ve got a full face SHOEI. But I love the retro look ... I’ll be back in Italy in Feb. I’ll try one on and let u know!!!
     
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    I would be interested in knowing who makes them for Guzzi.
     
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    Yeah, because the reality is Guzzi doesn't make the helmets. So who does, and how good a helmet maker are they. Ducati was doing a similar thing a while back, they may still do it. It was around the same time as the Sport Classic series of bikes. As I recall they were having the helmets made by a top brand,
     
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    I have a Ducati modular helmet. It's a Schuberth C3. BMW helmets are also made by Schuberth.
     
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    As far as I know they are listed as Made in Italy... who the actual supplier is no idea
     
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    Nolan is the Italian helmet brand that first comes to mind. I have a few of them and while they don't fit my head as well as some Arai helmets do I find them to be a good quality helmet.
     
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    They are rebadged Vespa helmets, same stuff different paint.
     
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    Even thou I own an open face helmet, and they are very comfortable, I'm not into 3/4 helmets, I like my face too much... With urban traffic the way it is where I live, and one of the highest motorcycle fatality rates in the US, I prefer to go with a full face helmet.
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    And who makes Vespa helmets?
     
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