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Old 08-15-2005   #1
 
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Full Face BMX/DH style helmet for creeking? opinions-advice

I am interested in buying a full face BMX/DH style helmet for creeking.

It seems like it would work well if you removed the padding.

Water issues seems to be the only problem.

A lot have a carbon kevlar shell and closed cell foam underneath.

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Old 08-15-2005   #2
 
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check the post on the or wrap up, one of the companies is making a whitewater full face with a mask that can detach in case of entrapment, sounds cool.
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Old 08-15-2005   #3
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FnA makes a helmet with a full face mask. Looks alot like a BMX/motocross helmet. They look pretty sweet, and are made for whitewater.
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Old 08-15-2005   #4
 
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FNA fits the bill. It is full face and is carbon fiber with bomber strength. Do a search on boatertalk about some of the options. I saw pics of the removable full face helmet, and I wasn't too impressed. It looked like an ORC helmet from lord of the rings.
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