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Just bought myself a new full face helmet called the Shoei GT Air.

I read and checked as many reviews as possible before buying this helmet - and by far the GT got heaps of praise!!

Apart from the obvious safety reason, I bought this helmet because of the drop down inner tinted visor and the fact that the GT keeps most of the wind noise out thanks to its design.

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Here is one of a number of YOUTUBE reviews on the Shoei GT Air:

Shoei GT-Air Ride Test at Competition Accessories - YouTube
 

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Just thinking about a Full Face verses an Open Face - it would have to be better protection which includes not having your nose burnt by the sun - I learnt the hard way!
 

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I have a snell full face helmet I was required to have for Porsche track days. I'm not sure if that is still good for road use on a motorcycle. Its about 10 years old I think. I do however, have a couple of DOT approved Nolan helmets I purchased for the recent MSF course. One is an open face, kinda retro Half Helmet, and the other is modular, with a full face shield. Once I get used to the NineT enough to really take it on the road, I probably should get a new full face like a Shoei or Arai.
 

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Just bought myself a new full face helmet called the Shoei GT Air.

I read and checked as many reviews as possible before buying this helmet - and by far the GT got heaps of praise!!

Apart from the obvious safety reason, I bought this helmet because of the drop down inner tinted visor and the fact that the GT keeps most of the wind noise out thanks to its design.

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Here is one of a number of YOUTUBE reviews on the Shoei GT Air:

Shoei GT-Air Ride Test at Competition Accessories - YouTube
I'd like to hear some updates as time goes by with that helmet.:) Can I safely assume that it is compatible with the pin lock insert? Or does it come with antifog coating on the clear visor! I really like the idea of no visor change come dusk. :cool: Clever choice, Café Racer:D
 
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