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#7373: 01-01-2013, 03:54 PM
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Originally Posted by LosAngelesLGT View Post
You there. Helpful one. Read the thread.
Say what? Doesn't say any of this elsewhere in the thread...

Originally Posted by LosAngelesLGT View Post
...and the major difference between a SA and M helemt is not that a M helmet is a one-hit-and-you're-done-design. Its that SA is tested for things M is not...

SA is tested for multiple rollbar impact. M is not.
SA is tested with a flammability test. M is not.
M has a required wider field of vision. Many SA helmets are not street legal (restrict vision too much for public driving)
Good to know, thanks.