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anyone heard of ROOF helmets?

Discussion in 'Riding Gear and Bike Accessories/Parts' started by xoraak, Oct 27, 2005.

  1. Has anyone looked at these before? Kinda strange looking at first glance, but the idea is growing on me.
    Looks like a great compromise between full faced and open depending on your mood/weather, any opinions?

  2. Looks like what a fighter pilot wears :)
  3. From memory, I saw the Bear; Peter Thoeming, wearing an open face one in Aust Roadrider Magazine a couple of years ago, so I assume someone was importing them at that stage.

    They look wild.
  4. ...I know! cross between fighter pilot and star wars storm trooper.
  5. I think i've seen a scooter rider wearing one of those in the city before and the guy from beyond tomorrow was wearing one last night.

    Personally i think they look pretty good but i'd be wary of that latch coming undone in an accident and the whole face coming up, it looks like it is just a pop stud like from a jacket in that pic :shock: .
  6. yeah they look really cool if your 12