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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-16-2009, 01:58 PM Thread Starter
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SA2010 Helmets?

So I'm shopping for a helmet and want to get a SA rated, but I was thinking... are they going to be coming out with SA2010 helmets in January? If so, I'll wait a few months to buy one.

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I'd wait a few months and buy a SA2005 personally...the prices should drop significantly, and it'll be good for 5 years minimum.

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+1 i got my sa 2000 in 05 for a substaintal discount...

...there is really no difference every 5 years. so i say - better to spend your money on replacing more frequently, (or other safety equip. hans, etc..)then buying the latest lid.

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RacingHelmetGuide.com: Snell SA2010 Helmet Announcement

Get an SA2005 with a big discount.

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I just bought a Simpson SA2005 which is very nice, low weight and great visibility for $400. Go for it.

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Thread resurrection! Snell SA2010 helmets are now for sale as of October 1st.

Saferacer.com already has a listing on their webstore, athough at the moment they're only Bell's lineup and one HJC.

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