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Old May 24th, 2011, 06:49 AM
RexdaleBlues RexdaleBlues is offline
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Default Helmet/Visor

I just got a new Reebok 7k helmet and Bauer HS22 visor. I am wondering where exactly the screws should be in relation to the visor slots. Front, middle, or towards the back?
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Old May 24th, 2011, 12:26 PM
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it really depends on how the visor fits and how close in relation you want it to your face.
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Old May 24th, 2011, 02:50 PM
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The further away from the helmet it is the better ventilation you'll get. So less likely to fog up but more space for a stick to get under your visor.

I'd start closer to the helmet and if it fogs move it away gradually til fogging isn't an issue. All personal preference though, a lot of guys toss it as far away as they can right off the bat.

I know someones gonna say it's only a few milimeters, but one of my buddies got a stick under his visor and seriously messed up his right eye... maybe those mms would have made a difference?
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Old May 24th, 2011, 09:25 PM
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I started mine right in the middle and adjusted until I found my preference...which was pretty much in the middle. Also depends on your facial shape and size. I have a Bauer 4500 with an Oakley Pro Straight.
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