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Bontrager WaveCel Helmet - Improved safety claims questioned

Old 05-24-19, 12:42 PM
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Originally Posted by bakerjw View Post
They look like they'd be effective but a bit on the pricey side.
I did a check on the Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute(www.bhsi.org) website. The helmet is highly recommended. But also found it to be too pricey. I am not going to spend $200 on a bike helmet.
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Old 05-25-19, 08:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Chris0516 View Post
I did a check on the Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute(www.bhsi.org) website. The helmet is highly recommended. But also found it to be too pricey. I am not going to spend $200 on a bike helmet.
If you're looking at the Wavecel Specter, I see that Scheels is now selling them at $120......far less than $200......with free shipping, too. There are some deals that can be found.

https://www.scheels.com/p/bontrager-...EaAj7gEALw_wcB
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Originally Posted by jim_pridx View Post
If you're looking at the Wavecel Specter, I see that Scheels is now selling them at $120......far less than $200......with free shipping, too. There are some deals that can be found.

https://www.scheels.com/p/bontrager-...EaAj7gEALw_wcB
That isn't much of an improvement on price, still too pricey.
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Of the 12 adult helmets tested, the Giro Aether MIPS, Specialized Propero III Angi MIPS, and Tec Nice MIPS (a Swedish helmet company) all received the “Good Choice” award, scoring a “four” on Folsam’s scale. By comparison, the lowest performing helmets scored a one, while Bontrager’s Charge WaveCel scored a two, below a couple of non-MIPS helmets.
From https://cyclingtips.com/2019/06/folk...-2019-results/
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