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2014 POC Receptor Backcountry Helmet Reviews

billskis

Probably the best gear purchase I've ever made

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Pros: MIPS, audio, looks pretty cool, comfortable and warm, EPP

Cons: Lousy goggle clip, removable vents

I love this helmet.  I used it all last season.   After a very serious hiking TBI, I spent a huge amount of time over-analyzing helmets.  Since I want to continue skiing the remainder of my life, I wanted the best I could find.  Given the materials, multiple layers, EPP, shearing pin I felt pretty comfortable with this purchase.  Indeed I had to break the piggy bank, but I spent it on the helmet rather than new skis.   It is quite comfortable and easy to put on and off.  The neck strap is quite comfortable.  I bought white and it's already scuffed up, but I knew that going into this.  I'm not the most gentle on my equipment.  It's pretty...
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