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      08-23-2006, 09:53 PM   #1
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Got myself a helmet

I went to OG Racing today, and bought myself a starter helmet.

Black Bell Sport 3; Cost: $overmybudget
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      08-23-2006, 10:32 PM   #2
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I don't see this helmet on the bell site? Is it a snowmobile helmet? I really don't know anything about helmets...sorry!

Edit: Nevermind I found it! HOLY CRAP! That is crazy expensive! I guess that is the going rate! I really was thinking 75-100!
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yeah, for some reason car helmets are WAY more than bike helmets


congrads man, have a good time out on the track!
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Hey, I just picked up one myself . I hear ya on the "overmybudget" stuff though. Sucks that they're so expensive and just my luck after trying on helmets, the only one that really fits my head well is an Arai. I mean, they're great helmets, but my pocket book is significantly thinner.
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Nice here is my helmet, its not a car helmet its my streetbike/kart helmet!
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got that one too

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I went to OG Racing today, and bought myself a starter helmet.

Black Bell Sport 3; Cost: $overmybudget
Welcome to the dark side my son

I got the same, in white. The guys at OG didn't even mention they had black ones, or I would have gotten that.

Are you doing the CDC event on the 9th @ Harry Grove? I was planning on going to that event. We should get some more folks out.
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Welcome to the dark side my son

I got the same, in white. The guys at OG didn't even mention they had black ones, or I would have gotten that.

Are you doing the CDC event on the 9th @ Harry Grove? I was planning on going to that event. We should get some more folks out.
Yeah, I'm doing an AutoX every weekend is there's one.
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Nice! Next up - new tires
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I want to see what would happen if a driver showed up to an autocross event with a gladiator helmet on
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You autox now?
Yep, I bought that helmet for a track event though.
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